St. Lukes

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Michelle Walsh, Coolbaun, Fethard, Co Tipperary holds a photograph of her late daughter, Hollie Gilson. Photograph:  Liam Burke/Press 22

A woman with a history of attempted suicide took a fatal drug overdose less than an hour after being psychiatrically assessed as fit for discharge fro(...)

Tallaght Hospital is among the facilities that will be give extra funding to provide additional diagnostic services for patients.

Hospitals are to be given about €1 million to secure additional capacity to provide diagnostic services for patients – including from the private sec(...)

Morwena Maclean and Daragh Pheasey in their home in St Luke’s, Cork city. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/ Provision

Up on one of those steep hills that sweep up to surround Cork city and must keep residents mighty fit, lies a bijoux, one-bedroom cottage that is the (...)

The rate of Caesarean sections and inductions are increasing for first-time mothers, a guide to national maternity services has confirmed. Stark diff(...)

Turnout in both Cork North Central and Cork South Central topped the 60 per cent mark. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Cork city and suburbs have followed the national pattern – with people voting almost two to one to repeal the Eight Amendment. The result is a dramat(...)

The strategy is likely to again raised concerns among activists in the midlands regarding the future role of the regional hospital in Portlaoise (above) where campaigners have been opposed to any downgrading of existing 24/7 emergency services. File photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Emergency care may be removed from some hospitals in the Dublin Midlands Hospital Group as part of a new five-year reform strategy which was launched (...)