Thu, 18 Jun, 2020
The Government has launched yet another initiative to tackle endoscopy waiting lists as figures show that almost half of the 19,850 people awaiting the diagnostic test are not being seen within the target time of 13 weeks for routine cases.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2016
The jury will begin deliberating today in the trial of a childminder charged with assaulting a 10-month-old baby. Registered child-minder Sandra Higgins, aged 34, is alleged to have caused the injuries to the baby girl she was minding at her home.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2015
CONFIRMATION that four babies have died in 30 months at the maternity unit at Cavan General Hospital adds to the growing sense of unease around our health services, especially our maternity services. That it comes so very soon after relevations about five baby deaths at Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise exacerbates that concern.
Thu, 14 May, 2015