The new National Children's Hospital is set to cost at least €1.7bn and is due to open in 2023.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
It would be a policy decision for Government, he told, but he believes numbers need to be “really assessed.”
Thu, 09 Jan, 2020
A 90-year-old pensioner woman was forced to endure more than 48 hours of pain on a trolley and chair during the worst ever period of overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
Members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have been scathing in their criticism of the Oireachtas printing scandal which will now cost the tax-payer €1.8m.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
The figures were released today as part of the INMO's Trolley Watch.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
The worst-hit hospital today is University Hospital Limerick.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2019
It is only the second time ever this number has been hit and it has come over two weeks earlier than last year.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
The figure is the second-highest ever recorded.
Tue, 05 Nov, 2019
University Hospital Galway is the worst hit hospital today.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
Last season’s beaten finalists Christian Brothers College got their Harty Cup campaign off to a positive start with an impressive 3-17 to 1-13 win over St Francis College, Rochestown.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2019
The number is the highest since April 9 when there was a year-high 631 on trolleys.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2019
Brendan Porter's mother Maura, aged 70, died after she was struck by a car on her way home from Mass in Carndonagh, Co Donegal in December 2013.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
A woman who lived less than a mile from her local hospital died after an ambulance took almost an hour to get to her house.
Wed, 28 Aug, 2019
504 patients are waiting for beds in Irish hospitals this morning.
Wed, 28 Aug, 2019
78 patients in University Hospital Limerick are waiting for bed today, according to the INMO figures.
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019
It is an increase of over 100 on yesterday's number.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
There has been a 7% rise in the number of people waiting on trolleys in hospitals across the country.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
Members of Ireland's construction industry unions are protesting this morning against bogus self-employment.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
A hospital has lost, by a four to one majority, a Supreme Court appeal aimed at preventing a man suing it for damages over allegedly contracting a severe MRSA infection during surgery.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
The man is in his 30s but it is not yet known whether he is a local resident.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
A 92-year-old man has spent more than 70 days at Sligo University Hospital despite being medically fit to be discharged for at least 60 days, it has emerged.
Sat, 27 Apr, 2019
Funeral arrangements have been announced for tragic mother of three Marie Downey and her infant son Darragh, who both died at Cork University Maternity Hospital, four days after little Darragh’s birth.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
Two weeks ago they needed a late point to force a replay, this time around the girls of Loreto Clonmel needed no such dramatics as they turned in a dominant performance to record their second Munster title on the bounce.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2019
Sixty minutes plus injury-time, 20 minutes of extra-time, another 10 minutes of "extra" extra-time, and still these brave teams couldn't be separated as they put everything they had into trying to earn a place in this year's Harty Cup semi-final.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2019
Cork will have two schools in the last four of the Corn Uí Mhuirí after this evening's quarter-final draws threw up two all-Cork pairings.
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
A 33-year-old man has been arrested and is being held at Ashbourne Garda Station.
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
A gutsy second-half comeback means Hospital edge past Blackwater to finish top of Group C in the Dr. Harty Cup.
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018
The annual Ring of Kerry charity cycle is gearing up for a phenomenal 35th year.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
The Dáil has passed a Sinn Féin motion calling on the government to take more action on the trolley crisis.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
Maria Gilroy’s diet prevents her consuming foods most of us take for granted — meat, fish, poultry, cheese, milk, bread, flour, rice, pasta, yoghurt, chocolate.
Thu, 09 Nov, 2017
A “masterplan” is to be prepared to develop a former psychiatric hospital campus in Cork City after a disused unit was gutted in a suspected arson attack.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
President Donald Trump has said he would be "delighted" to help terminally-ill Charlie Gard after his parents lost a legal fight to take him to the United States for treatment.
Mon, 03 Jul, 2017
LIKE every disaster of its kind, the Grenfell catastrophe has provoked a re-examination of the safety standards which, had they been applied and acted on when they should have been, might have averted tragedy.
Sat, 24 Jun, 2017
A couple who want to take their sick baby son to the US for treatment are waiting for a ruling on the latest stage of a legal battle after asking Court of Appeal judges not to take away the "only remaining hope".
Tue, 23 May, 2017
There is growing concern about the oral health of older people, after it emerged over half had not visited a dentist for more than three years.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
A father has been found guilty of murdering his deformed baby after both parents attempted to shift the blame for his death on to a young autistic child.
Tue, 28 Mar, 2017
Mon, 27 Mar, 2017
A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of planning to abduct a baby from London's Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
An Independent TD is seeking an all-party motion in the Dáil calling for the suspension of plans for the proposed Children's Hospital at the St James' site in Dublin.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2017
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
The family of a 15-year-old boy who drowned in the River Shannon heard today how a lifebuoy which could have possibly saved their son's life had been removed by vandals.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016