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#Mater Hospital

# mater-hospital - Friday 12 November, 2021

Mater Hospital limiting activities to essential services from tonight over 'latest wave' of Covid
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Mater Hospital limiting activities to essential services from tonight over 'latest wave' of Covid

Nov 12th 2021, 6:42 PM 40,500 Views 36 Comments

The Mater has the highest number of patients with Covid-19 of any acute hospital in the country

# mater-hospital - Friday 5 November, 2021

'Early days' for the spread of the flu as no cases reported in the last week
# Flu
# Flu

'Early days' for the spread of the flu as no cases reported in the last week

Nov 5th 2021, 4:00 PM 11,741 Views 12 Comments

The HPSC has not recorded any flu cases in the last week.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

An Taisce object to €98 million emergency Covid-19 extension block for Mater hospital
# Extension Blocked
# Extension Blocked

An Taisce object to €98 million emergency Covid-19 extension block for Mater hospital

Oct 5th 2021, 9:51 PM 27,477 Views 26 Comments

The Mater said the new emergency wing ‘will greatly enhance the hospital’s ICU capacity’

# mater-hospital - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Emergency departments ‘ground zero’ for a stretched mental health system
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Emergency departments ‘ground zero’ for a stretched mental health system

Jan 9th 2021, 8:00 PM 30,407 Views 44 Comments

Psychiatrist Anne Doherty on how increased demand during Covid-19 has left already stretched services ‘drowning under the additional pressure’.

# mater-hospital - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Man dies in hospital after sustaining serious head injuries in Dublin assault
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

Man dies in hospital after sustaining serious head injuries in Dublin assault

Sep 13th 2020, 7:23 AM 44,295 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident in Seville Place come forward.

# mater-hospital - Friday 24 July, 2020

Mater Hospital opens online book of condolences for doctor who died after Covid-19 battle
# Dr Syed Waqqar Ali
# Dr Syed Waqqar Ali

Mater Hospital opens online book of condolences for doctor who died after Covid-19 battle

Jul 24th 2020, 1:40 PM 15,097 Views 15 Comments

The hospital confirmed Dr Syed Waqqar Ali’s death on Wednesday.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'The best dad we could have asked for': Dublin doctor hailed by daughter after dying with Covid-19
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

'The best dad we could have asked for': Dublin doctor hailed by daughter after dying with Covid-19

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 10:52 PM 179,921 Views 107 Comments

The Mater Hospital, where Dr Syed Waqqar Ali worked, extended its sympathies to his family.

# mater-hospital - Monday 6 July, 2020

Personnel absence and anonymous data caused delayed reporting of 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater Hospital
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Personnel absence and anonymous data caused delayed reporting of 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater Hospital

Jul 6th 2020, 1:30 PM 22,428 Views 22 Comments

The 244 cases related to healthcare workers at the Dublin hospital.

# mater-hospital - Friday 5 June, 2020

Investigation into late reporting of 244 cases of Covid-19 finds Mater Hospital acted legally
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Investigation into late reporting of 244 cases of Covid-19 finds Mater Hospital acted legally

Jun 5th 2020, 11:16 AM 13,149 Views 15 Comments

Controversy arose last month after it emerged that there was a delay in the reporting of the cases.

# mater-hospital - Friday 29 May, 2020

Woman (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run in Dublin
# Mountjoy Square
# Mountjoy Square

Woman (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run in Dublin

May 29th 2020, 12:31 PM 21,642 Views 12 Comments

The woman sustained serious leg injuries.

# mater-hospital - Sunday 17 May, 2020

HSE chief Paul Reid 'reassured' that 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater hospital were reported legally
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

HSE chief Paul Reid 'reassured' that 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater hospital were reported legally

May 17th 2020, 12:34 PM 30,545 Views 56 Comments

The official publication of the cases dating back to mid-March was delayed until this week.

# mater-hospital - Friday 10 April, 2020

Messages of support for frontline healthcare workers light up Mater Hospital
# Dear Heroes
# Dear Heroes

Messages of support for frontline healthcare workers light up Mater Hospital

Apr 10th 2020, 11:00 PM 56,967 Views 20 Comments

The projection can we watched live and people can submit their own message for healthcare staff.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Covid-19: Nursing home clusters more than double in four days as Mater Hospital says ICU is full
# Growth
# Growth

Covid-19: Nursing home clusters more than double in four days as Mater Hospital says ICU is full

Apr 8th 2020, 11:51 AM 28,573 Views 21 Comments

The figures come as a senior medic at the Mater hospital in Dublin has said that the ICU there is full.

# mater-hospital - Monday 30 March, 2020

Man taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin city centre
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin city centre

Mar 30th 2020, 10:32 AM 27,315 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí at Store Street garda station have launched an investigation into this assault.

# mater-hospital - Friday 3 January, 2020

Dublin and Cork hospitals restrict visitors as they deal with high numbers of patients with flu
# Influenza
# Influenza

Dublin and Cork hospitals restrict visitors as they deal with high numbers of patients with flu

Updated Jan 3rd 2020, 5:38 PM 27,887 Views 66 Comments

Children under 12 are not permitted to visit the hospital, it said today.

# mater-hospital - Monday 25 November, 2019

Waiting for a ward and not informed: The problems patients faced in Irish hospitals
# Inpatient Experience
# Inpatient Experience

Waiting for a ward and not informed: The problems patients faced in Irish hospitals

Nov 25th 2019, 11:49 AM 10,072 Views 10 Comments

“I acknowledge where we are, I acknowledge we’ve a lot to do,” the new HSE CEO Paul Reid said.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels
# Emergency Transfers
# Emergency Transfers

'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:05 AM 17,909 Views 29 Comments

Authorities have estimated that the use of the helipad could save up to nine lives per year.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Ireland's first digital surgery unit opens at the Mater in a bid to improve cancer patient outcomes
# Colorectal Cancer
# Colorectal Cancer

Ireland's first digital surgery unit opens at the Mater in a bid to improve cancer patient outcomes

Jul 25th 2019, 6:00 PM 17,330 Views 15 Comments

In a visit to a live operating theatre this morning surgeons explained how it works to TheJournal.ie

# mater-hospital - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug
# Superbug
# Superbug

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug

Jul 11th 2019, 2:08 PM 22,747 Views 21 Comments

A new report reveals that a number of hospitals failed to properly protect patients from the CPE superbug.

# mater-hospital - Saturday 25 May, 2019

'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs'

May 25th 2019, 12:48 PM 37,953 Views 9 Comments

Victor Connell was left paralysed after breaking his neck in a scrum at 25, but he has built a whole new life for himself.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

These Mater Hospital nurses are raising money to help make patient stays feel more 'like home'
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

These Mater Hospital nurses are raising money to help make patient stays feel more 'like home'

Mar 26th 2019, 6:00 AM 17,179 Views 14 Comments

The nurses are raising money for items such as exercise bikes and other forms of holistic care.

# mater-hospital - Friday 15 February, 2019

Patient dies after falling from fourth-floor window at Mater Hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Patient dies after falling from fourth-floor window at Mater Hospital

Feb 15th 2019, 8:42 AM 62,525 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Man dies after New Year's Day apartment fire in Dublin
# Benburb Street
# Benburb Street

Man dies after New Year's Day apartment fire in Dublin

Jan 2nd 2019, 11:27 AM 21,451 Views 1 Comment

Residents of the apartment complex off Benburb Street alerted fire crews just before 9pm and the fire was quickly extinguished.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Nurses in Dublin hospital may be told not to turn up over busy New Year period due to visa issues
# Work Permits
# Work Permits

Nurses in Dublin hospital may be told not to turn up over busy New Year period due to visa issues

Dec 18th 2018, 12:03 AM 31,369 Views 30 Comments

Up to 35 nurses could be affected.

# mater-hospital - Monday 25 June, 2018

Love/Hate actor Daniel 'Dano' Doyle dies after being moved from Mountjoy to Mater Hospital
# Dano Doyle
# Dano Doyle

Love/Hate actor Daniel 'Dano' Doyle dies after being moved from Mountjoy to Mater Hospital

Jun 25th 2018, 3:02 PM 74,993 Views 42 Comments

The cause of death has not been confirmed.

# mater-hospital - Monday 23 October, 2017

Teenager in critical condition after crash involving pedestrian and cyclist in Dublin city centre
# Gardiner Street
# Gardiner Street

Teenager in critical condition after crash involving pedestrian and cyclist in Dublin city centre

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:34 PM 54,776 Views 195 Comments

The incident occurred at around 7pm this evening.

# mater-hospital - Monday 11 September, 2017

Brick thrown through window of ambulance parked at Dublin hospital
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

Brick thrown through window of ambulance parked at Dublin hospital

Sep 11th 2017, 8:02 PM 24,183 Views 25 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

‘It’s heartbreaking’: Investigation at Mater as 91-year-old’s wedding rings go missing in her sleep
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

‘It’s heartbreaking’: Investigation at Mater as 91-year-old’s wedding rings go missing in her sleep

Aug 29th 2017, 4:06 PM 36,445 Views 71 Comments

The woman and her family believe the rings were stolen while she was sleeping.

# mater-hospital - Monday 17 April, 2017

Man stabbed close to O'Connell Street in Dublin city centre
# Sackville Place
# Sackville Place

Man stabbed close to O'Connell Street in Dublin city centre

Apr 17th 2017, 8:36 AM 28,865 Views 24 Comments

The man, aged in his 50s, was rushed to hospital.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

A titanium ring stuck around a Dublin man's penis was removed using an angle grinder
# Nutcracker
# Nutcracker

A titanium ring stuck around a Dublin man's penis was removed using an angle grinder

Mar 15th 2017, 6:14 PM 234,989 Views 115 Comments

One month on, the man reported no issues sexually.

# mater-hospital - Friday 25 November, 2016

High demand for Mater's emergency department as less urgent cases asked to go elsewhere
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

High demand for Mater's emergency department as less urgent cases asked to go elsewhere

Nov 25th 2016, 2:33 PM 8,399 Views 11 Comments

Demand for hospital services increases over the winter period as people are more likely to get sick.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Enda Kenny says money is there to fill Mater job, but no one has applied
# Job Vacancy
# Job Vacancy

Enda Kenny says money is there to fill Mater job, but no one has applied

Oct 19th 2016, 4:04 PM 18,704 Views 50 Comments

Professor Kevin Walsh, Consultant Cardiologist at the Mater Hospital has raised concerns about resources.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

'Substantial damage' caused as car crashes into front wall of house
# Reverse Parking
# Reverse Parking

'Substantial damage' caused as car crashes into front wall of house

Oct 11th 2016, 5:03 PM 33,411 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí are investigating after a Skoda Octavia made a rather large dent on a terrace next to the Mater Hospital.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Elderly woman knocked down in Dublin car robbery
# Investigation
# Investigation

Elderly woman knocked down in Dublin car robbery

Sep 1st 2016, 11:56 AM 20,604 Views 7 Comments

It happened on Mountjoy Street yesterday afternoon.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Most people would donate an organ, but many haven't spoken to their family about it
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

Most people would donate an organ, but many haven't spoken to their family about it

May 5th 2016, 3:17 PM 6,406 Views 35 Comments

A report released today shows the increase in Ireland in organ donations.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Study tracking the 20 people who attend the Mater emergency department most finds most are men, all are unemployed
# Emergency Departments
# Emergency Departments

Study tracking the 20 people who attend the Mater emergency department most finds most are men, all are unemployed

Apr 13th 2016, 7:49 PM 39,595 Views 56 Comments

This group of patients often have psychosocial, substance misuse and/or chronic illness issues.

# mater-hospital - Sunday 27 March, 2016

A Garda bike and an ambulance have crashed into each other in Dublin
# North Circular Road
# North Circular Road

A Garda bike and an ambulance have crashed into each other in Dublin

Mar 27th 2016, 3:49 PM 50,612 Views 32 Comments

The incident happened close to the Garda Headquarters in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, this afternoon during the 1916 celebrations.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Voices of 1916: 'John Healy, 14, a schoolboy, had his brain hanging all over his forehead'
# The Nurse
# The Nurse

Voices of 1916: 'John Healy, 14, a schoolboy, had his brain hanging all over his forehead'

Mar 24th 2016, 11:00 AM 514 Views 16 Comments

A nurse tending the wounded and dying of Easter 1916 at the Mater hospital recalls the shocking sights that would stay with her for the rest of her life.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

20-year-old student receives Ireland's first ever double lung transplant of its kind
# Historic Milestone
# Historic Milestone

20-year-old student receives Ireland's first ever double lung transplant of its kind

Mar 16th 2016, 2:16 PM 18,079 Views 19 Comments

The type of transplant involves reconditioning donor lungs outside of the body before they are transplanted.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

'He was fit as a fiddle' - At 27, Richie Doyle dropped dead on a football pitch
# Sudden Deaths
# Sudden Deaths

'He was fit as a fiddle' - At 27, Richie Doyle dropped dead on a football pitch

Feb 2nd 2016, 5:20 PM 34,963 Views 9 Comments

The families of young people who have died of SADS want to raise awareness so lives can be spared.

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