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#Letterkenny General Hospital

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Investigation after couple film themselves drinking and playing with ouija board in hospital roof
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Investigation after couple film themselves drinking and playing with ouija board in hospital roof

Nov 14th 2019, 12:17 PM 51,145 Views 22 Comments

In the video, the woman can be seen with a bloody face after she cut herself while gaining access to the area.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Monday 21 December, 2015

Man killed in tree felling accident in Donegal
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man killed in tree felling accident in Donegal

Dec 21st 2015, 10:47 PM 25,866 Views 5 Comments

Another man has also been killed in a farm accident in Co Down.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler
# Donegal
# Donegal

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler

Aug 25th 2015, 10:15 AM 22,355 Views 6 Comments

A second man remains in a critical condition.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Monday 10 November, 2014

Body of man recovered from Donegal river
# Investigation
# Investigation

Body of man recovered from Donegal river

Nov 10th 2014, 7:53 AM 7,256 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí said the results of a post mortem – due to take place today – will determine the direction of the investigation.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Man dies while repairing roof of his house
# Post-mortem
# Post-mortem

Man dies while repairing roof of his house

Apr 29th 2014, 8:13 AM 20,678 Views 5 Comments

The man was in his 70s and his death was not suspicious.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Friday 17 January, 2014

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

Jan 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,471 Views 0 Comments

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Monday 13 January, 2014

Letterkenny Hospital psychiatry ward closed to visitors and admissions after vomiting bug outbreak
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Letterkenny Hospital psychiatry ward closed to visitors and admissions after vomiting bug outbreak

Jan 13th 2014, 7:17 PM 7,083 Views 5 Comments

The hospital has advised people looking to access mental health services to contact their GP.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Man (53) killed in Donegal crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man (53) killed in Donegal crash

Nov 20th 2013, 8:03 AM 5,961 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to the crash near Ballybofey in Donegal last night to come forward.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Letterkenny General Hospital to open to walk-in patients today
# Letterkenny General Hospital
# Letterkenny General Hospital

Letterkenny General Hospital to open to walk-in patients today

Aug 20th 2013, 7:50 AM 2,673 Views 0 Comments

The hospital says that non-emergency patients should still seek the advice of their GPs as the emergency department continues to reopen.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Minister Kathleen Lynch discharged from hospital
# CUH
# CUH

Minister Kathleen Lynch discharged from hospital

Aug 6th 2013, 9:15 PM 9,737 Views 43 Comments

The junior minister will continue her recovery from a bout of blood poisoning at home after being discharged from hospital in Cork.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Junior Minister Kathleen Lynch admitted to hospital
# Ill
# Ill

Junior Minister Kathleen Lynch admitted to hospital

Jul 31st 2013, 9:55 PM 29,348 Views 76 Comments

Minister Lynch was visiting Letterkenny General Hospital when she took ill earlier today.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Restoration of flooded hospital could take "months rather than weeks"
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Restoration of flooded hospital could take "months rather than weeks"

Jul 30th 2013, 10:06 AM 5,751 Views 17 Comments

The Irish Association for Emergency Medicine – which represents doctors working in emergency departments – says the HSE needs to give the public a clear indication on the timescale for reconstruction.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Major clean-up underway at flooded Letterkenny hospital
# Donegal
# Donegal

Major clean-up underway at flooded Letterkenny hospital

Jul 27th 2013, 11:38 AM 6,560 Views 10 Comments

The Emergency Department remains closed and patients are being diverted to two other hospitals.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Friday 26 July, 2013

Letterkenny Hospital partially evacuated after flooding destroys ground floor
# Donegal
# Donegal

Letterkenny Hospital partially evacuated after flooding destroys ground floor

Jul 26th 2013, 8:38 PM 13,271 Views 38 Comments

A crisis management plan is now in operation but the hospital does not expect to be in a position to reopen its Emergency Department tonight.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Irish Coast Guard crewman delivers baby boy in Letterkenny
# Oh Boy
# Oh Boy

Irish Coast Guard crewman delivers baby boy in Letterkenny

Jul 20th 2013, 2:09 PM 14,442 Views 33 Comments

The woman was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital but gave birth to the baby in the corridor with the help of the crew member.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Monday 24 June, 2013

Man dies in two-car collision in Donegal
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies in two-car collision in Donegal

Jun 24th 2013, 8:26 AM 4,996 Views 2 Comments

The collision happened on the Ballybofey to Glenfin Road, on the outskirts of Ballybofey, just after 3.30am this morning.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Monday 10 June, 2013

Man (70s) killed when his car collided with a camper van in Donegal
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man (70s) killed when his car collided with a camper van in Donegal

Jun 10th 2013, 5:57 PM 9,303 Views 9 Comments

His passenger, and the driver and passenger of the camper van have also been taken to Letterkenny General Hospital.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Elderly man dies in Donegal house fire
# RIP
# RIP

Elderly man dies in Donegal house fire

May 26th 2013, 12:14 PM 6,252 Views 5 Comments

The body of an 87-year-old man was discovered early this morning at his home in Gortahork.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Man dies after car hits a bus in Donegal
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies after car hits a bus in Donegal

May 7th 2013, 10:40 AM 6,141 Views 25 Comments

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene after his car hit a bus on the Ballybofey to Donegal Road this morning.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Friday 26 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added how Indiana Jones should have ended
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added how Indiana Jones should have ended

Apr 26th 2013, 7:50 PM 4,808 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

Health risks in hospital baby baths discovered in random inspection
# Healthscare
# Healthscare

Health risks in hospital baby baths discovered in random inspection

Apr 26th 2013, 2:22 PM 13,233 Views 27 Comments

A HIQA assessment of Letterkenny General Hospital finds that the absence of a cleaning system poses a risk to child health.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Two Gardaí hospitalised trying to stop Co Donegal theft
# Copper Wire
# Copper Wire

Two Gardaí hospitalised trying to stop Co Donegal theft

Jan 20th 2013, 5:20 PM 18,189 Views 0 Comments

The officers were injured when their car was rammed after interrupting an attempted burglary in Bridgend.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Saturday 5 January, 2013

96-year-old woman attacked in aggravated burglary in Donegal
# Burglary
# Burglary

96-year-old woman attacked in aggravated burglary in Donegal

Jan 5th 2013, 12:49 PM 10,470 Views 73 Comments

The woman was gagged and “roughed up” by a man who broke into her house early this morning.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Man, 69, dies in Letterkenny house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Man, 69, dies in Letterkenny house fire

Dec 20th 2012, 1:00 PM 2,899 Views 1 Comment

The fire broke out at about 9.30pm last night at a cottage in Glenkeogh.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Some 500 GP referrals awaiting ultrasounds in Donegal
# BACKLOG
# BACKLOG

Some 500 GP referrals awaiting ultrasounds in Donegal

Aug 29th 2012, 10:20 AM 2,909 Views 8 Comments

Patients are now being told they will have to wait an additional six weeks for the backlog to be cleared.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Thursday 12 July, 2012

18-year-old killed in Donegal car crash
# Roads
# Roads

18-year-old killed in Donegal car crash

Jul 12th 2012, 6:19 PM 6,452 Views 30 Comments

The teenager was killed in the collision involving two cars late last night.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Two due in court after man assaulted in Letterkenny
# Assault
# Assault

Two due in court after man assaulted in Letterkenny

Feb 19th 2012, 6:06 PM 2,788 Views 0 Comments

A man sustained serious head injuries following an incident in the Donegal town last Friday.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Friday 14 October, 2011

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Doctor who 'could not take patient's pulse' fails to show at inquiry
# Doctor
# Doctor

Doctor who 'could not take patient's pulse' fails to show at inquiry

Jul 19th 2011, 12:27 PM 1,102 Views 0 Comments

The Medical Council is probing allegations that a doctor at Letterkenny Hospital engaged in professional misconduct and poor professional performance.

# letterkenny-general-hospital - Friday 3 June, 2011

Four-year-old boy dies after six-foot steel door falls on him
# Tragic
# Tragic

Four-year-old boy dies after six-foot steel door falls on him

Jun 3rd 2011, 8:12 AM 1,038 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have said the incident was a tragic accident. The boy has been named locally as Daniel Cleary.