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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Tallaght Hospital

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# karl wynne
Third man arrested over fatal shooting at Dublin shopping centre
The two men, both in their 20s, were arrested in Finglas this morning. A third man has now been detained, in Laois.
# hiring
Tallaght hospital to recruit 29 new staff
The decision was made after a meeting in the hospital this morning.
# A Dáil Afternoon
Tánaiste admits Tallaght Hospital is understaffed
However, Eamon Gilmore says the situation continues to improve with the number of patients on trolleys declining.
# Healthcare
Overcrowding fears lead Tallaght Hospital to cancel non-urgent surgeries
The hospital’s management said it was in the middle of a ‘clearly undesirable situation’ but said patient safety was being maintained.
Concerns that overcrowding at Tallaght Hospital puts patient safety at risk
The INMO said that in January, there were 254 people on trolleys, and another 69 on the wards on trolleys.
# Dublin
Gardaí make arrest after man killed in Tallaght stabbing
Gardaí say that a man in his 30s was arrested at the scene.
# Investigation
Man seriously injured in Dublin shooting
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident in Clondalkin tonight.
# Shooting
Update: Three men seen running from car linked to Dublin shooting
A man in his 20s was shot at Harelawn Green in Clondalkin.
# Tallaght
70-year-old woman dies after being struck by van
The crash happened on the Old Bawn Road in Tallaght this afternoon.
# Dublin 12
Gardaí seeking to trace two drivers, after girl killed in Greenhills Road smash
A 16-year-old girl from Tallaght died in the crash between a car and a Dublin Bus.
# Crash
Update: 17-year-old girl dies in Dublin collision
A 19-year-old male was also seriously injured in the crash.
# Roads
Motorcyclist killed in fatal collision on M50
The male motorcyclist was in his 20s and fatally injured when his bike collided with the road, said gardaí.
# Road Death
26-year-old dies after crash with tour bus in Wicklow
The man was seriously injured in the collision which took place on Friday afternoon.
# Shooting
Man shot outside Dublin shopping centre
Gardaí are now appealing for anyone with information about the incident to come forward.
# Shooting
Man dies after shooting in south Dublin industrial estate
The man was shot this morning and later died from his injuries at Tallaght Hospital.
# Dublin Shooting
Man rushed to Tallaght Hospital following shooting in Clondalkin
The shooting took place in Rowlagh Park in Clondalkin, Dublin 22, earlier today.
# Road Deaths
Woman dies after collision with 4x4
The 48-year-old died following the collision in Gorey, county Wexford.
# need to know
The Evening with added dating tips from the 1950s
Things we learned, loved and shared today…
# Blood Tests
Updated: Tallaght Hospital patients told to call premium line for blood test appointments
In a note issued to GP-referred patients, the hospital said calls to the number will be charged at the premium rate of €2.03 per call.
# Tallaght Hospital
Hospital says backlog of 6,000 reports poses 'no risk to patient safety'
Tallaght Hospital has said the backlog was caused by “an increase in Radiology productivity and a deficit in clerical resources”.
# Shooting
Man arrested after man shot in Saggart
A 30-year-old man was found at Fairgreen in Saggart, Co. Dublin with a gun-shot wound to his leg.
# Mountain Rescue
Five rescued from Wicklow mountains in two separate incidents
The two groups, one of which had been split up, were rescued on a busy day for Dublin and Wicklow mountain rescue.
# Stabbing
Off-duty Garda stabbed in Tallaght burglary
The off-duty garda was attacked during an aggravated burglary yesterday morning.
# Sexual Assault
Appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Tallaght
The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.
# Leaders' Questions
Kenny pressed to publish all documents on primary care site selection
Enda Kenny would not say if all the documentation related to the controversial selection of sites for primary care centres would be published during Leaders’ Questions in the Dáil today.
# Tallaght Hospital
Tallaght Hospital secures overdraft
The HSE wrote a letter of support to the bank to help enable the hospital to secure the overdraft of around €12 million.
# Assault
Gardaí appeal for witnesses following Clondalkin assault in the early hours
A man is in a serious condition in hospital following an assault at Wheatfield Avenue in the early hours of this morning. One man has been arrested.
# Health Reform
Group set up to oversee HIQA recommendations at Tallaght Hospital
After last month’s damning report, the Department of Health has announced an expert group to oversee change.
# Hospitals
Emergency medics demand commitment to solve overcrowding 'once and for all'
If Tallaght can change procedures within three days to cut waiting times, the IAEM says, so can other hospitals.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…
Report on Tallaght Hospital describes emergency department as "unacceptable"
Health watchdog HIQA found that over 80 per cent of patients in the emergency department were kept on a corridor and had to wait around 13 hours for a bed.
# Tallaght Hospital
Health watchdog to publish report into Tallaght Hospital
The report by the Health Information and Quality Authority will be published at 11am this morning.
# Sarsfield Road
Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Ballyfermot shooting
A 32-year-old man was injured in last night’s incident.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
# Shooting
Man shot in leg after answering front door
The man was hospitalised after the attack in west Dublin late last night.
# Health
Thousands of 'incidents and near misses' at two hospitals last year
Medical Independent sees documents recording accidents and other incidents at Tallaght and Cork University Hospital last year.
# Investigation
Two still being questioned over shooting of 16-year-old in Tallaght
The men were arrested yesterday evening in connection with the killing of teenager Melanie McCarthy-McNamara last week.
# Gardaí
Human remains discovered in the Wicklow Mountains
Gardaí had been carrying out a search operation in the area in connection with the disappearance of a teenager.