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#Wexford General Hospital

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug
# Superbug
# Superbug

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug

Jul 11th 2019, 2:08 PM 22,750 Views 21 Comments

A new report reveals that a number of hospitals failed to properly protect patients from the CPE superbug.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford
# RIP
# RIP

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford

Updated May 9th 2019, 10:26 PM 45,476 Views 11 Comments

Seán Lynch was taking part in a cycling race when the collision occurred. Gardaí are asking witnesses to come forward.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Mother pleads for funding as daughter spends over 115 days in Wexford General Hospital
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Mother pleads for funding as daughter spends over 115 days in Wexford General Hospital

Nov 22nd 2018, 6:10 AM 68,748 Views 7 Comments

The teenager’s family want her moved to a more appropriate residential care unit.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

70 patients were potentially exposed to typhoid at Wexford General Hospital
# Typhoid Alert
# Typhoid Alert

70 patients were potentially exposed to typhoid at Wexford General Hospital

Aug 28th 2018, 10:38 AM 26,125 Views 23 Comments

A patient carrying the disease presented at the hospital’s emergency department earlier this month.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

HSE missed early opportunities to deal with missed cancers at Wexford hospital, report says
# Wexford General Hospital
# Wexford General Hospital

HSE missed early opportunities to deal with missed cancers at Wexford hospital, report says

Jan 24th 2018, 2:08 PM 7,952 Views 13 Comments

As of 18 January, a total of 13 people have been found to have had their cancer misdiagnosed.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Missed cancers at Wexford hospital: 'For daddy, nothing will change - but they have apologised'
# Bowel Screen
# Bowel Screen

Missed cancers at Wexford hospital: 'For daddy, nothing will change - but they have apologised'

Jan 19th 2017, 7:31 PM 9,145 Views 5 Comments

A daughter of one of the 13 patients whose cancers were missed said it was important that the mistake made was acknowledged.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

13 patients may have had cancer misdiagnosed, says HSE report
# Wexford General Hospital
# Wexford General Hospital

13 patients may have had cancer misdiagnosed, says HSE report

Jan 18th 2017, 9:48 PM 16,538 Views 26 Comments

Hundreds of patients have been called back to Wexford General Hospital to review their previous cancer diagnoses.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 19 February, 2016

'It'll leave us wondering for the rest of our lives' - daughter of man whose cancer was missed
# Wexford General Hospital
# Wexford General Hospital

'It'll leave us wondering for the rest of our lives' - daughter of man whose cancer was missed

Feb 19th 2016, 10:12 PM 19,529 Views 11 Comments

Twelve cases of cancer were missed as a result of screening misdiagnosis in 2013 and 2014.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 18 February, 2016

'Susie had to wait seven months. She died. It would have been her 50th birthday next week'
# Bowel Cancer
# Bowel Cancer

'Susie had to wait seven months. She died. It would have been her 50th birthday next week'

Feb 18th 2016, 8:36 AM 19,874 Views 22 Comments

A review of bowel screening cases at Wexford General Hospital has identified 12 missed cancers, including one probable avoidable death.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 29 January, 2016

Four people with 'swine flu' have been admitted to hospital
# No Outbreak
# No Outbreak

Four people with 'swine flu' have been admitted to hospital

Jan 29th 2016, 12:23 PM 34,851 Views 27 Comments

The HSE has said that H1N1 is now considered a “seasonal flu virus”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Man killed in late night crash was off-duty garda
# Wexford
# Wexford

Man killed in late night crash was off-duty garda

Dec 3rd 2015, 12:14 PM 49,667 Views 23 Comments

The officer was posted at Newtownmountkennedy in Co Wicklow.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Mass recalls of colonoscopy patients reveals further cancer risk with patients
# Wexford General Hospital
# Wexford General Hospital

Mass recalls of colonoscopy patients reveals further cancer risk with patients

May 5th 2015, 10:45 AM 9,459 Views 8 Comments

Surgeon with the hospital, Kenneth Mealy, said that “issues have arisen in a small number of patients”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 1 May, 2015

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread
# Wexford
# Wexford

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread

May 1st 2015, 11:01 PM 15,885 Views 21 Comments

A HSE review of colonoscopies has been doubled.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Boy left paralysed after hospital treatment awarded €3.8 million
# Settlement
# Settlement

Boy left paralysed after hospital treatment awarded €3.8 million

Apr 21st 2015, 7:04 PM 12,532 Views 12 Comments

The interim payment will cover five years of care for Matthew McGrath.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 27 February, 2015

281 people given all-clear for bowel cancer recalled after two patients developed cancer
# Wexford
# Wexford

281 people given all-clear for bowel cancer recalled after two patients developed cancer

Feb 27th 2015, 11:02 PM 17,435 Views 19 Comments

All patients affected have been contacted.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Nice one: 17 nurses from Wexford General Hospital win €2.8 million Lotto jackpot
# Well Deserved
# Well Deserved

Nice one: 17 nurses from Wexford General Hospital win €2.8 million Lotto jackpot

Dec 17th 2014, 2:18 PM 15,726 Views 30 Comments

As early Christmas presents go, this is a good one.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Man hospitalised with stab injuries in Wexford
# Wexford Town
# Wexford Town

Man hospitalised with stab injuries in Wexford

Sep 17th 2013, 9:19 PM 8,154 Views 20 Comments

The incident happened at around 4pm this afternoon at a flat on the town’s Main Street.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Boy, 8, dies after being hit by SUV in rugby club car park
# Wexford
# Wexford

Boy, 8, dies after being hit by SUV in rugby club car park

May 12th 2013, 7:42 AM 30,215 Views 64 Comments

The boy died from injuries sustained in the incident at around 7.15pm last night.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Reilly called on to make 'immediate statement' on hospital upgrade
# HSE Capital Plan
# HSE Capital Plan

Reilly called on to make 'immediate statement' on hospital upgrade

Feb 3rd 2013, 4:36 PM 9,875 Views 49 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Health says Reilly needed to make an “immediate statement to clarify why Wexford General Hospital was fast-tracked for upgrade”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Kenny slams Sinn Féin 'witch hunt' against Minister for Health
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Kenny slams Sinn Féin 'witch hunt' against Minister for Health

Jan 29th 2013, 4:59 PM 7,329 Views 87 Comments

Sinn Féin has demanded an explanation as to why emergency wards in Kilkenny and Wexford had upgrades ‘fast-tracked’.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Documents show ministers announced hospital works before HSE Board knew
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

Documents show ministers announced hospital works before HSE Board knew

Jan 27th 2013, 3:48 PM 7,307 Views 51 Comments

The opposition lashes out as RTÉ’s This Week obtains documents showing upgrades in Kilkenny and Wexford were fast-tracked.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 16 November, 2012

Wexford General Hospital spends €1.4 million on one legal case
# Wexford
# Wexford

Wexford General Hospital spends €1.4 million on one legal case

Nov 16th 2012, 1:18 PM 8,797 Views 24 Comments

The fees are for one ongoing employment case and have to be covered by the hospital’s budget.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Cyclist dies after Wexford road collision
# Roads
# Roads

Cyclist dies after Wexford road collision

Jun 5th 2012, 10:02 PM 6,506 Views 9 Comments

A 46-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl were hit by a 4×4 earlier this evening with the woman later dying in hospital.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

19-year-old man dies after weekend car accident in Wexford
# Roads
# Roads

19-year-old man dies after weekend car accident in Wexford

Apr 3rd 2012, 8:11 PM 5,947 Views 9 Comments

The 19-year-old died of his injuries at Wexford General Hospital today after being seriously injured in a car crash on Sunday evening.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Elderly woman killed in Co Wexford road accident
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Elderly woman killed in Co Wexford road accident

Jan 1st 2012, 6:42 PM 4,268 Views 3 Comments

The woman in her 60s died at lunchtime and a second woman is in hospital – she is the second road fatality of 2012.

# wexford-general-hospital - Monday 21 November, 2011

Appeal for witnesses to assault on man found in derelict hotel
# Assault
# Assault

Appeal for witnesses to assault on man found in derelict hotel

Nov 21st 2011, 1:08 PM 2,192 Views 2 Comments

The injured man in his late 40s was discovered at a derelict hotel in Rosslare on Friday afternoon.

# wexford-general-hospital - Saturday 23 July, 2011

Public rally in Wexford over plans to cut Domino maternity scheme
# Maternity
# Maternity

Public rally in Wexford over plans to cut Domino maternity scheme

Jul 23rd 2011, 2:41 PM 1,245 Views 10 Comments

It’s claimed that the scheme is being ‘quietly’ withdrawn from Wexford General Hospital. Domino allows for home births and a midwife-led antenatal clinic.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 10 July, 2011

Investigation launched over Wexford death
# Wexford Death
# Wexford Death

Investigation launched over Wexford death

Jul 10th 2011, 11:29 AM 1,499 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 21-year-old Wexford man, who died as a result of head injuries following an incident in the town last week.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Five-year-old seriously injured after being hit by a car in Wexford
# Roads
# Roads

Five-year-old seriously injured after being hit by a car in Wexford

May 15th 2011, 6:39 PM 2,363 Views 0 Comments

The boy received serious injuries after being struck by a car this morning.

# wexford-general-hospital - Monday 2 May, 2011

Two teenagers die in Wexford traffic collision
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two teenagers die in Wexford traffic collision

May 2nd 2011, 11:46 AM 1,329 Views 0 Comments

Two 17-year-olds have lost their lives following a single vehicle collision in Wexford in the early hours of this morning.