Tuesday May 26, 2015
Psychiatric nurses at Galway University Hospital have started industrial action in a dispute over safety and staffing concerns.
Tuesday May 12, 2015
Psychiatric nurses in Galway have voted overwhelmingly to commence industrial action over issues at a unit in Galway.
Wednesday April 22, 2015
Talks are planned at the Labour Relations Commission next week after ten nurses at the acute psychiatric unit in Galway University Hospital refused to turn up for work today amid concerns over staff safety.
Thursday April 16, 2015
The Psychiatric Nurses' Association has expressed concern about assaults on staff by some patients in acute psychiatric units.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
A 21-year-old student has said she has a new outlook on life after a near-death experience on the Aran Islands in recent days.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
A 16-month-old girl is in a serious condition after being struck by a car in a driveway in Kilbannon, near Tuam, Co Galway.
Saturday April 04, 2015
Gardaí are investigating an alleged assault on a baby in Galway city.
Monday March 30, 2015
A nine-member independent team has been named to review maternity services at Portiuncula Hospital in Galway, after a number of babies died and others were seriously deprived of oxygen.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Gardaí in Co Galway are appealing for witnesses following an aggravated burglary at the home of an elderly couple in the Craughwell area last night.
Tuesday March 17, 2015
The HSE's Saolta University Health Care Group has said efforts are continuing to fully restore computer systems at public hospitals in Galway, following a breakdown in the IT infrastructure.