# National Children's Hospital

Last week
11th February 2024 - 17th February 2024
Government approves additional €500 million for Children's Hospital, pushing costs over €2 billion
The new funding brings the previous budget of €1.73 billion – which was already well above initial spending forecasts – to €2.24 billion.
Last year
Staff at new Children's Hospital may be housed at Crumlin hospital
Stephen Donnelly says speculation on cost of Children’s Hospital is ‘not helpful’
Tánaiste concedes 'real difficulty' surrounding cost of National Children’s Hospital
Just 27 out of 3,000 rooms of National Children's Hospital have been completed
Children's Hospital contractor 'needs to step up' and deliver project on time, says minister
Children's Hospital Board rejects claim operating theatre fault could cost 'tens of millions'
Visitors to National Children's Hospital to pay maximum charge of €10 for 24-hour parking
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Final cost of National Children’s Hospital ‘may not be known for years’
Taoiseach refuses to estimate final cost of National Children's Hospital
National Children's Hospital will cost more than €1.43 billion by 2024 completion date
The Good Information Podcast: Healthcare - are we moving further away from the solution?
Inflation to increase National Children’s Hospital costs by €51 million
Locals near new National Children's Hospital site unhappy with reduced access to project leaders
Residents near the site of the new Children's Hospital have described ongoing concerns about how the works are impacting their area.
Issues have included noise pollution, reduced green space, and a High Court case claiming damage caused to homes, Lauren Boland reports.
Meanwhile, inside the site, a reward is still being offered for information about a series of arson attacks.
Inflation and Ukraine fallout pose fresh hurdles for children's hospital as structure takes shape
Surging inflation and global supply chain issues are creating challenges for the new National Children's Hospital, Lauren Boland reports.
The Journal visited the site in Dublin 8, where construction is well underway.
New features in the hospital include robots to transport materials and a tablet at each bed.
Minister refuses to rule out costs for National Children's Hospital surpassing €2 billion
'State-of-the-art' or 'flashy': Will the spiraling cost of the Children's Hospital be worth it?
"We still have a number of questions about the hospital," the chair of the Public Accounts Committee has said.
The Project Managers say that the NCH is designed to last twice as long as the average national hospital, and costs more as a result
Contractor at National Children’s Hospital submits 906 claims worth €446 million
Contractor BAM takes High Court action against National Children's Hospital board
Children's hospital contractor seeking extra claims totalling more than €300 million
Children’s Hospital contractor sought extra claims totalling 'in excess of €200 million', TDs told
National Children's Hospital developer confirms works will resume at the site from Monday
Paschal Donohoe says it's 'frustrating' to see another costs row over National Children's Hospital
CIF director 'misspoke' about possible 40% increase in cost of National Children's Hospital
Cost of building Children's Hospital could rise by 40%, special Covid-19 committee hears
BAM 'welcomes' legal action taken against it by board of National Children's Hospital
Construction work ceases at National Children's Hospital site
FactCheck: The claims from the final party leaders' debate of this year's election campaign
'This is a massive expensive spaceship landing in Dublin 8 and we've got to make sure communities benefit'
'Theoretically, things could cost anything': Children's hospital chairman says costs could increase more
Some contractor claims for new children's hospital not under board's control, committee to hear
Council warns National Children's Hospital contractor about working hour breaches on site
Harris says National Children's Hospital will open as planned in 2023, despite reported delays
Christian Brothers to pay outstanding €6.8 million to redress scheme
Taoiseach accused of 'window dressing exercise' as HSE spending plan announced
Calls for children's urgent care centre at Connolly hospital to open until midnight
Construction has started on the building frame of the National Children's Hospital
Minister for Health to investigate reports of private entrance to National Children's Hospital
HSE 'made eejits of' Government by appointing PwC to review National Children's Hospital costs
Top engineer on National Children's Hospital project resigns