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In the past week attendances at the UHL emergency department ranged between 138 and 205 patients per day. Photograph: Google Street view

The head of the largest hospital group in the Limerick area, has warned the pattern of Covid-19 is rapidly worsening across mid-west region, as 427 of(...)

While some healthcare providers had previously embraced telemedicine, the outbreak of Covid-19 has prompted others to make it part of their services.

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everything. How we live, how we socialise, how we work; Covid-19 has had a profound impact on our daily lives. T(...)

Sixty-nine patients were waiting for admission to the hospital on Tuesday

University Hospital Limerick (UHL) says large number of surgical cases and frail, elderly patients with complex needs have increased pressure on servi(...)

CT scanner in the UHL: “There has been a bit of a myth that building our new emergency department would alleviate overcrowding.” Photograph: Alan Place

Standing in the bright and spacious public waiting area of University Hospital Limerick’s state-of-the-art €25 million emergency department (ED), one (...)

Co Clare woman’s ordeal at University Hospital Limerick follow’s a similar case at Tallaght hospital. File photograph: Frank Miller

A 101-year old woman has had to endure a 25-hour wait on a trolley at the emergency department of University Hospital Limerick (UHL), in the second s(...)