Margaret Fagan’s case came to light after a series of similar incidents in which elderly patients were left on trolleys for long periods. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The board of St James’s Hospital has apologised to a 93-year-old woman who spent 20 hours on a trolley last month. Following an article in The Irish (...)

St James’s Hospital in Dublin has started testing of patients attending its emergency department for HIV and Hepatitis.

All patients attending St James’s Hospital emergency department in Dublin will be tested for HIV and Hepatitis testing, unless they ask to opt out. T(...)

A man who was arrested on Saturday night in relation to a shooting in Ballyfermot has been released from Garda custody.The 40 year-old male was arrest(...)

Since February 2012 St James’s Hospital chief executive Brian Fitzgerald has received payments for his role as an adjunct assistant professor in implementation science at Trinity College Dublin, for which he is paid a flat rate of €30,000 per annum. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The chief executive of St James’s Hospital in Dublin receives a €30,000 annual salary from Trinity College Dublin for his role as an adjunct assistan(...)