Thursday July 09, 2015
The European Court of Justice has rejected a claim that the Government breached European law by forcing non-consultant hospital doctors to work excessive hours.
Friday June 19, 2015
A US radiologist has told the Circuit Criminal Court that brain scans from a ten-month-old baby show the possibility of a prior injury not consistent with baby shaking.
Wednesday June 17, 2015
A childminder who is on trial accused of causing serious harm to a 10-month-old baby told gardaí she had never harmed the baby and had cared for her like one of her own.
Monday May 18, 2015
The Master of the National Maternity Hospital at Holles Street in Dublin has said the way to better maternity services in Ireland is to increase the numbers of senior trained doctors and midwives.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
The family of a 33-year-old Athlone woman who died only hours after she left the emergency department in Porticuncula Hospital have been told by a coroner that he cannot summons or order the doctor who treated her to give evidence because he has left the country.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court's decision to dismiss a finding of Poor Professional Performance against leading consultant paediatrician Professor Martin Corbally.
Monday January 12, 2015
The overcrowding crisis in hospital emergency departments has eased today with 363 patients waiting to be admitted to a bed.
Saturday October 04, 2014
The Irish Hospital Consultants' Association has claimed that patients are dying unnecessarily because of having to wait on a trolley in emergency departments.
Thursday September 18, 2014
The Irish Medical Organisation is to notify its members that any retrospective review of events, leading to the near €10m retirement settlement for its former chief executive George McNeice in December 2012, could cost up to €1 million or more.
Thursday November 14, 2013
Non-consultant hospital doctors belonging to the Irish Medical Organisation have voted to accept a package of proposals aimed at reducing their working hours.