Mid-West to host inaugural Nursing Homes Conference

Nursing home providers, health professionals and politicians will gather at Thomond Park in Limerick on February 28th for a conference focusing on the future of...

St. Joseph’s Hospital Independent Review published

HSE Mid West Community Healthcare has published the findings of an Independent Review commissioned following a Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) report of St. Joseph’s Hospital, Ennis.

Serious concerns about UHL overcrowding

UL Hospitals Group has issued a statement following today's HIQA report into an unannounced inspection of University Hospital Limerick earlier this year.

June opening date for Raheen Hospital extension

The new ward extension at Raheen Community Hospital in East Clare will be fully operational by the end of June according to Independent Clare T.D. Michael McNamara. 

Strategic plan to deal with UHL overcrowding

Clare's independent TD Michael McNamara has received confirmation that HIQA is to undertake inspections of the Emergency Department at University Hospital Limerick (UHL) and work with hospital management to develop a strategic plan to address capacity issues at the Mid-West facility.

Cahercalla accepts findings of HIQA report

The Health Information and Quality Authority has reported that during an unannounced inspection January this year, Cahercalla Community Hospital was found to be non-compliant under 12 regulations.

HIQA report will lead to better care at Cahercalla

Clare Fianna Fáil TD Cathal Crowe has welcomed the recommendations of a Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) report into Cahercalla Community Hospital, which he believes will improve the level of care provided at the facility.

Members sought for ‘Citizens’ Jury’

A nationwide campaign has today been launched to identify 25 members of the public, broadly representative of the Irish population, willing to step up as members of a Citizens’ Jury to deliberate on the matter of access to health information. 

Covid outbreak confirmed at Cahercalla Hospital

HSE and Defence Forces personnel are assisting management at Cahercalla Hospital and Hospice following an outbreak of Covid-19.