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# Portiuncula Hospital

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# Portiuncula Hospital
Pregnant woman with '15% chance of delivery' given list of UK hospitals to get abortion, Dáil hears
Ruth Coppinger TD told the Dáil she had been contacted by a woman who shared her story.
# Lovely ladies syndicate
'Absolutely crazy': Celebrations as Galway hospital syndicate scoops €500,000 lotto prize
Each member of the group will take home around €27,000.
# Roads
Elderly man dies after Galway road crash despite efforts of passers-by
The 77-year-old died after this morning’s crash in Loughrea.
# Portiuncula Hospital
Death of baby stillborn in Galway hospital ruled medical misadventure
“Dr Hegazy didn’t speak to me. I felt the midwife was not convinced everything was okay. I saw her shaking her head.”
# Bloom
Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital
The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.
# Portiuncula Hospital
'I remember throwing myself on top of the coffin saying no, you can’t take her because I can’t do this again'
RTÉ Investigates reports on problems in care at Portiuncula Hospital.
# Galway
Denis Naughten to be discharged from hospital today
The Communications Minister was hospitalised following a cycling collision with a vehicle on Monday.
# Ballinasloe
Man (61) in serious condition after Galway crash
Gardai in Ballinasloe, Co Galway are investigating.
# INspections
Some Irish hospitals could stand to be a lot cleaner...
Health watchdog HIQA has released details of six unannounced inspections at hospitals around the country.
# Portiuncula Hospital
Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents
Lorraine and Warren Reilly asked that the deaths of their two girls be considered in he current HSE review of maternity services.
# Portiuncula
'I hoped it was just nature and that we were just unlucky, but no'
A report was compiled into the care provided to a young child at Poriuncula Hospital without the knowledge of his parents.
# Ballinasloe
Two babies died and five more were deprived of oxygen at Galway maternity hospital
Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe has released details of a helpline this evening for service users who have concerns.
Patients at risk at 'unclean' Waterford Regional Hospital by lack of hand washing
Waterford was not alone in criticism as HIQA also released reports for St Michael’s Hospital, Portiuncula Hospital, Louth County Hospital and Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan.
# Roads
Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in Galway
The incident happened last night in Loughrea. Gardaí are investigating.
# Roscommon
Elderly woman dies in Roscommon road crash
The 83-year-old woman’s car hit a wall at Carrowphadeen just before 5pm yesterday evening.
# Galway
Man arrested over aggravated burglary in Galway
A raider broke into an elderly man’s home, assaulted him, and then attempted to force him to withdraw cash from an ATM.
# Hospitals
2,000 attend Portiuncula hospital protest
Human chain formed in opposition to downgrading – which the HSE says is not planned.