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#Midlands Regional Hospital

# midlands-regional-hospital - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in

The gang were armed with screwdrivers and sledgehammers.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Monday 25 March, 2019

Garda ombudsman notified after man dies following incident at Midlands Regional Hospital

Gardaí are understood to have had an interaction with the man before he died.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore hit by Windows ransomware attack

The hospital suffered a Windows Ransomware attack on Wednesday.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Man dies in a house fire in Longford

Local fire services and gardai were called to scene in Ballinalee just before 7pm yesterday evening.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Woman gives birth to baby that doctors told her had been dead for weeks

Aimee Nolan says she has still not received an explanation.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Bereaved parents: 'It needs to stop now, enough pain and enough hurt has been caused'

Calls have been made for HSE Chief Tony O’Brien to resign.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Sunday 17 May, 2015

'They were lied to': Health Minister speaks out over baby deaths

The Health Minister Leo Varadkar has spoken out about the findings in HIQA’s report on the Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Friday 8 May, 2015

Baby's remains squeezed into tiny box and given to parents

The HIQA report into Midland Regional Hospital comes after an RTÉ investigation last year into the deaths of five babies at the hospital.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Recruiting: There are 90 midwife and nurse roles up for grabs in Mullingar

Last month staff were on the picket lines.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash

The chase ended at Goshen Cross.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Sunday 4 January, 2015

HSE: Don't come to Mullingar hospital ED unless absolutely necessary

The hospital said it needs the facilities it has to deal with any emergencies that might arise later this evening.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Friday 12 December, 2014

Doctors told pregnant woman her baby had died. Two days later they found a heartbeat

The HSE has apologised and said a full review of the case is under way.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Monday 29 September, 2014

'Overcrowded and clinically dangerous': Nurses criticise conditions at Mullingar hospital

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has called on the HSE to immediately recruit more staff at MRHM.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

These are the experts who will investigate baby deaths at Portlaoise Hospital

HIQA will carry out a review of the quality of service provided at the hospital.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Thursday 3 April, 2014

10-year-old boy dies after being struck by a car in Co Offaly

The collision occurred on the Tullamore to Rahan Road at Ballykilmurray at about 9.15 am.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

‘Concerns will be addressed in full’: Emotional Reilly says baby deaths are ‘disturbing’

The Minister for Health appeared close to tears in the Dáil earlier.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

‘We will get all the answers’ – Reilly says HIQA will review death of babies in Portlaoise

Reilly was speaking after one family, whose tragic story was outlined in a Prime Time special last week, met with members of the Oireachtas earlier today.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Sunday 2 February, 2014

TDs call special private meeting to talk about baby deaths at Portlaoise

TD Jerry Buttimer said the families involved deserve a “full and frank explanation”.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Friday 31 January, 2014

Portlaoise midwives wrote to Cowen and Harney over 'fears that a mother or baby would die'

Last night’s Prime Time showed how four babies died in 6 years at Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

Missed the Prime Time investigation last night? Here’s what you need to know

The programme investigated the deaths of four babies at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Friday 18 October, 2013

Diary of a First Time Dad: We've got company!

Our baby girl is a week old and my wife and I are settling into life as parents after exhausting Plans A to Z.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Pedestrian in his 70s killed in crash outside Mullingar hospital

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after the collision outside the Midland Regional Hospital in Westmeath this afternoon.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Woman dies in Offaly house fire

The 64-year-old woman was alone in the house at the time.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Monday 22 August, 2011

Woman, children injured in Mullingar house fire

Two gardaí entered the fire-stricken building to rescue a two-year-old who was trapped upstairs.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Portlaoise hospital cuts services to cut costs

A memo sent to staff at Midlands Regional Hospital indicates that the out-patient and in-patient departments will be affected.

# midlands-regional-hospital - Friday 17 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Friday

In today’s fix: Private courses for secondary teachers, goat-killing bodhrán makers and the Take That invasion begins…

Portlaoise A&E next for the chop?

It’s claimed the department will be unable to cope by mid July because of doctor shortages.