Deloitte report recommendations no surprise – McNamara

The Report recommending an additional 302 inpatient beds and 63 day beds by 2036, together with additional doctors and nursing staff in the UHL...

Child recovering in hospital after jet diverts to Shannon

A holiday jet has made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport after the crew declared a medical emergency over the Atlantic reporting a child on board had fallen ill.

Man airlifted to hospital after cycle event collision

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was injured in a collision during a cycle event in Co Clare this afternoon.

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Fanore

A man has died in hospital after he got into difficulty while swimming in North Clare on Tuesday evening.

Gardaí investigate Kilrush stabbing

Gardaí in Kilrush are investigating an incident in the town in which a man sustained a stab wound.

McNamara seeks details of report into UHL overcrowding

Independent Clare TD Michael McNamara has called on the Government to publish the terms of reference for an expert team that is being deployed by the HSE to review the issues surrounding chronic overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick (UHL).

Flight diverts to Shannon with ill passenger

A transatlantic holiday flight diverted to Shannon Airport this afternoon after the crew declared a medical emergency off the southwest coast.

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UHL closed to inpatient visiting

UL Hospitals Group has confirmed that University Hospital Limerick (UHL) will be closed to inpatient visiting for the next number of days, while the hospital manages multiple outbreaks of COVID-19 and influenza across the site, which remains extremely busy this morning.