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#Meadhbh McGivern

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

'We nearly lost her' - Meadhbh McGivern's father describes 14-hour op
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# Meadhbh McGivern

'We nearly lost her' - Meadhbh McGivern's father describes 14-hour op

Oct 11th 2011, 9:53 PM 848 Views 7 Comments

Joe McGivern has spoken about the family’s anxious wait as Meadhbh underwent a life-saving liver transplant.

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland
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# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland

Oct 11th 2011, 7:59 AM 442 Views 4 Comments

The teenager whose case sparked controversy earlier this summer when she missed out on a life-saving liver transplant is now recovering from the op in a Dublin hospital.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Monday 10 October, 2011

100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home
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# Air Ambulance

100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home

Oct 10th 2011, 7:20 PM 642 Views 5 Comments

The Government Learjet is deployed to London to return Meadhbh McGivern home after her liver transplant in London.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Friday 16 September, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery
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# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery

Sep 16th 2011, 9:18 AM 714 Views 4 Comments

The Leitrim teenager was flown to London in the government Lear jet on Wednesday night after a donor organ became available.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern out of surgery after liver transplant
# Transplant
# Transplant

Meadhbh McGivern out of surgery after liver transplant

Sep 15th 2011, 9:21 PM 658 Views 10 Comments

King’s College Hospital has confirmed that the 14-year-old Leitrim girl has undergone a liver transplant operation.

At last: Meadhbh McGivern in London for long-awaited transplant
# Transplant
# Transplant

At last: Meadhbh McGivern in London for long-awaited transplant

Sep 15th 2011, 10:21 AM 1,189 Views 26 Comments

The government’s Learjet brought Meadhbh McGivern to London overnight; she is undergoing surgery there this morning.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Aug 17th 2011, 8:02 PM 3,683 Views 0 Comments

All the things you may have missed: Calls for Leaving Cert reform, Dublin’s Catholics could face a ‘church levy’, a bad day at work for someone in CityJet, and when Tom Waits met Cookie Monster…

Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport
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# Air Ambulance

Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport

Aug 17th 2011, 6:23 PM 604 Views 2 Comments

AeroMedevac Ireland will begin a 24-hour service tomorrow, after newspaper reports that it was only able to operate during daylight.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Friday 12 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 12th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,066 Views 0 Comments

It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings
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# Transplant

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings

Aug 12th 2011, 6:48 PM 272 Views 2 Comments

Joe McGivern said a “complete and utter failure” led to his 14-year-old daughter missing out on a liver transplant.

'Four critical decisions' led to 14-year-old girl's cancelled transplant
# HIQA
# HIQA

'Four critical decisions' led to 14-year-old girl's cancelled transplant

Aug 12th 2011, 12:17 PM 1,171 Views 5 Comments

Meadhbh McGivern missed the chance for a liver transplant, because a flight bringing her to London was organised too late.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Monday 4 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Monday

Jul 4th 2011, 8:04 PM 2,336 Views 5 Comments

In today’s Fix: a Co Meath nursing home is closed by court order; human remains uncovered in Clare are feared to be those of a missing local man; and singer Sting explains why he won’t cross a “virtual picket-line”.

Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op
# Missed Op
# Missed Op

Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op

Jul 4th 2011, 1:23 PM 1,026 Views 12 Comments

Confusion still surrounds sequence of events that left 14-year-old patient without timely transportation to London for liver transplant surgery on Saturday.