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# waiting - Friday 14 February, 2020

More than 556,000 waiting for first outpatient consultation as figures continue to rise
# Waiting
# Waiting

More than 556,000 waiting for first outpatient consultation as figures continue to rise

Feb 14th 2020, 10:23 PM 16,177 Views 88 Comments

The figures have grown by over 33,000 since January last year.

# waiting - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

More than 200 patients waiting on trolleys in Irish hospitals on Christmas Eve
# Waiting
# Waiting

More than 200 patients waiting on trolleys in Irish hospitals on Christmas Eve

Dec 24th 2019, 1:56 PM 23,854 Views 42 Comments

The number is down from the more than 400 who were waiting for a bed yesterday morning.

# waiting - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

INMO reveals 'worst ever' July for Emergency Department as 9,439 waited for a bed
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

INMO reveals 'worst ever' July for Emergency Department as 9,439 waited for a bed

Jul 31st 2019, 5:42 PM 8,952 Views 26 Comments

Among the 9,439 patients were 45 children.

# waiting - Friday 18 May, 2018

That's why they're champions! Scarlets tear through Glasgow to reach Pro14 final
# Red Hot
From The42
# Red Hot

That's why they're champions! Scarlets tear through Glasgow to reach Pro14 final

May 18th 2018, 9:35 PM 15,017 Views 28 Comments

Wayne Pivac’s side ran four tries past this season’s best Pro14 team and will face either Leinster or Munster in the final in the Aviva Stadium next Saturday.

# waiting - Monday 9 April, 2018

Security called after people refuse to leave Dublin driving licence centre without getting an appointment
# Santry
# Santry

Security called after people refuse to leave Dublin driving licence centre without getting an appointment

Apr 9th 2018, 6:10 AM 71,252 Views 97 Comments

People had queued for up to two hours to try to secure an appointment to apply for a driving licence before the centre closed.

# waiting - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Over 2,000 children waiting over a year for a psychology appointment in Ireland
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Over 2,000 children waiting over a year for a psychology appointment in Ireland

Dec 20th 2017, 6:10 AM 13,924 Views 34 Comments

New figures show that across the country there are close to 2,500 people waiting over a year for a psychology appointment.

# waiting - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Elderly people forced to wait over 24 hours in emergency departments of these 25 hospitals
# Waiting
# Waiting

Elderly people forced to wait over 24 hours in emergency departments of these 25 hospitals

Aug 10th 2017, 6:10 AM 9,651 Views 23 Comments

Hospitals in Limerick, Dublin and Galway had the highest number of people aged 75 and over waiting more than a day.

# waiting - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment

Jul 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 10,099 Views 35 Comments

Nearly 250 women who displayed symptoms of possible breast cancer have been waiting between six and 12 months.

# waiting - Friday 16 June, 2017

Deadlocked jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ask for definition of "reasonable doubt"
# Deliberations
# Deliberations

Deadlocked jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ask for definition of "reasonable doubt"

Jun 16th 2017, 7:33 PM 9,811 Views 0 Comments

If convicted, the actor could face spending the rest of his life in prison.

# waiting - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation
# Life On Hold
# Life On Hold

Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation

Feb 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 37,505 Views 62 Comments

Her mother described how her daughter, who once had a bright future ahead of her, now faces a life of no hope and never-ending pain.

# waiting - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

FactCheck: Are there really fewer people on hospital trolleys this year?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Are there really fewer people on hospital trolleys this year?

Feb 8th 2017, 8:00 PM 11,822 Views 47 Comments

The Tánaiste made the claim amid ongoing debate about wait times in Irish healthcare.

# waiting - Saturday 7 January, 2017

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting

Jan 7th 2017, 9:00 PM 30,972 Views 54 Comments

He was famously hours later for a meeting with the German chancellor in 2014.

# waiting - Thursday 15 September, 2016

A florist in Mayo is excellently poking fun at the county's All Ireland 'curse'
# Waiting
From The Daily Edge
# Waiting

A florist in Mayo is excellently poking fun at the county's All Ireland 'curse'

Sep 15th 2016, 11:01 AM 7,810 Views 0 Comments

Sam will be here ANY second.

# waiting - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Cork mum with terminal cancer stuck in Galway hotel waiting for hospital treatment
# Cancer
# Cancer

Cork mum with terminal cancer stuck in Galway hotel waiting for hospital treatment

May 18th 2016, 1:45 PM 40,535 Views 69 Comments

Ausra Matharu, who has three children aged between two and 11, has been waiting since Monday for a hospital bed.

# waiting - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next
# Rolling Out
# Rolling Out

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next

Apr 17th 2016, 7:45 AM 34,449 Views 32 Comments

Sinn Féin Deputy Dessie Ellis recently complained that the scheme hadn’t yet made its way to Glasnevin.

# waiting - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Irish patients left waiting over a year for surgery to restore their eyesight
# Sight
# Sight

Irish patients left waiting over a year for surgery to restore their eyesight

Dec 1st 2015, 6:05 AM 8,711 Views 27 Comments

Almost 4,000 people have been waiting more than 12 months to even see a consultant.

# waiting - Monday 26 October, 2015

Leinster has longest GP waiting times for patients while Munster has shortest
# Appointments
# Appointments

Leinster has longest GP waiting times for patients while Munster has shortest

Oct 26th 2015, 1:22 PM 9,730 Views 37 Comments

The average waiting time for a GP has soared from just under 10 hours in 2010 to over 34 hours.

# waiting - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Google can now tell you how to beat the queues in your favourite cafés
# Timing Is Everything
# Timing Is Everything

Google can now tell you how to beat the queues in your favourite cafés

Jul 30th 2015, 7:30 PM 11,012 Views 10 Comments

Finally, FINALLY.

# waiting - Monday 8 June, 2015

Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley
# Galway
# Galway

Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley

Jun 8th 2015, 10:46 PM 14,917 Views 79 Comments

The crisis in the A&E is hitting vulnerable patients.

# waiting - Thursday 7 May, 2015

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live
# Waiting
# Waiting

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live

May 7th 2015, 2:50 PM 25,007 Views 111 Comments

Serious concerns have been expressed about the quality of life children in direct provision have.

# waiting - Monday 30 March, 2015

18-week-old baby Jessica still has smiles for her family as she waits for a heart transplant
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

18-week-old baby Jessica still has smiles for her family as she waits for a heart transplant

Mar 30th 2015, 6:10 AM 15,172 Views 4 Comments

Her grandmother wants to raise awareness about organ donation.

# waiting - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'

Jan 14th 2015, 6:23 PM 13,608 Views 38 Comments

Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.

# waiting - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Penneys just opened in Brussels and the queue was absolutely bonkers
# Mayhem
From The Daily Edge
# Mayhem

Penneys just opened in Brussels and the queue was absolutely bonkers

Dec 11th 2014, 3:29 PM 3,251 Views 5 Comments

‘Merci, Penneys.’

# waiting - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

'Does This TD Need Help' Tweet of the Day
# Best Of Intentions
# Best Of Intentions

'Does This TD Need Help' Tweet of the Day

Nov 11th 2014, 6:21 PM 19,360 Views 14 Comments

Would someone give Andrew Doyle a hand? It IS for a good cause.

# waiting - Thursday 6 November, 2014

7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month

Nov 6th 2014, 3:06 PM 4,954 Views 27 Comments

The INMO said it is concerned about hospitals coping with the winter demand.

# waiting - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Elderly people 'left languishing' on nursing home waiting list
# Waiting
# Waiting

Elderly people 'left languishing' on nursing home waiting list

Sep 9th 2014, 6:15 AM 6,827 Views 19 Comments

There are over 500 people currently waiting in hospital beds.

# waiting - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Eerie pics show Dublin flats still bearing signs of past residents
# Waiting
# Waiting

Eerie pics show Dublin flats still bearing signs of past residents

Jul 12th 2014, 9:45 AM 27,557 Views 8 Comments

Photographer Jeanette Lowe’s exhibition is being held in the very flats which are soon to be demolished.

# waiting - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Over 232,000 children in Ireland are living in poverty
# Ignored
# Ignored

Over 232,000 children in Ireland are living in poverty

Apr 22nd 2014, 7:46 AM 8,998 Views 97 Comments

A review of Ireland’s economy also pointed out that the poorest ten per cent of the population had been hit hardest and said this has been “more or less ignored”.

# waiting - Saturday 22 February, 2014

"I'm behind in bills" - customers continue to wait for Christmas Direct refunds
# Customers
# Customers

"I'm behind in bills" - customers continue to wait for Christmas Direct refunds

Feb 22nd 2014, 10:45 AM 16,280 Views 27 Comments

One customer said putting money away with the online company was the only way they could afford Christmas presents for their children.

# waiting - Thursday 30 January, 2014

'It's taking 12 weeks to fill a social worker post - that's too long'
# Job Vacancies
# Job Vacancies

'It's taking 12 weeks to fill a social worker post - that's too long'

Jan 30th 2014, 9:10 AM 6,422 Views 30 Comments

Head of Child and Family Agency Gordon Jeyes says there are over 100 social worker vacancies, but not because people are not coming forward.

# waiting - Thursday 2 January, 2014

8 of the worst little waits in life
# Lose The Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Lose The Wait

8 of the worst little waits in life

Jan 2nd 2014, 1:00 PM 31,950 Views 68 Comments

Oh would you ever HURRY UP!

# waiting - Monday 30 December, 2013

8 slightly rude things you do all the time
# How Rude!
From The Daily Edge
# How Rude!

8 slightly rude things you do all the time

Dec 30th 2013, 9:30 PM 65,296 Views 103 Comments

Because inside, we’re all a little bit nasty.

# waiting - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Patients waiting up to 70 weeks for orthopaedic surgeries in Derry hospital
# Wait Times
# Wait Times

Patients waiting up to 70 weeks for orthopaedic surgeries in Derry hospital

Apr 6th 2013, 7:15 AM 2,885 Views 1 Comment

Officials have blamed the delay on a fire at Altnagelvin Hospital in November 2012.

# waiting - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Passengers disembark ferry as injured crewman hospitalised
# Weather
# Weather

Passengers disembark ferry as injured crewman hospitalised

Mar 12th 2013, 7:35 PM 39,780 Views 35 Comments

Passengers who do not have accommodation are now being looked after by the French Red Cross.

# waiting - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Trolley watch: the most depressing updates you'll get today?
# Health
# Health

Trolley watch: the most depressing updates you'll get today?

Jul 6th 2011, 1:08 PM 789 Views 2 Comments

Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation new mobile phone updater allows you to see how many patients are on trolleys around the country at any given time. It makes for stark reading.