The High Court was told Alan Thawley, had agreed a settlement with the National Maternity Hospital in Dublin following the death of his wife, Malak Thawley. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man whose wife died during surgery for an ectopic pregnancy at the National Maternity Hospital, Dublin has settled his High Court action. Malak Tha(...)

Dr Peter Boylan arrives for a meeting of the executive board of the National Maternity Hospital (NMH) at Holles Street in Dublin on Wednesday evening. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times.

Dr Peter Boylan has resigned from the executive board of the National Maternity Hospital (NMH), saying it is “blind to the consequences” of transferri(...)

Most women in Ireland who are suicidal in pregnancy and seeking a termination will continue to travel to the UK, Dr Anthony McCarthy, perinatal psych(...)

There are no figures available on maternal sepsis for most of the country’s maternity units, despite the recommendations made in the HSE’s own investigation into Savita Halappanavar’s death.

Important guidelines for the collection of data on maternal sepsis in Irish hospitals are not yet in place, despite recommendations made in June last (...)

Councillor Pat Crimmins (FG), a member of the Holles Street board, said he was contacted by the hospital shortly after he made comments on RTÉ radio on Wednesday and was told he “was not wanted” anymore on the board.

The board of Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin in Dublin is to discuss top-up payments to senior executives at its monthly meeting next Wedne(...)