The outside of the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin. Photograph: Kate Geraghty/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Micheál Martin and Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly have criticised the Rotunda Hospital for permitting a camera crew to film inside the(...)

Coombe hospital: controversial vaccination of relatives of staff

The fallout from the Coombe’s controversial vaccination of relatives of staff has continued with a flurry of acrimonious letters involving the chair o(...)

The  master of the Coombe hospital has been asked to resign over the decision to vaccinate family members of staff ahead of priority groups in January.   Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

A medical professor at Trinity College Dublin has called on the master of the Coombe hospital to resign in the wake of the controversy over family mem(...)

The study involved 73,000 women who had a single pregnancy at the Coombe and 2,000 who had multiple births. Photograph: iStock

Women who go private to have their baby are almost three times more likely than public patients to have an elective Caesarean section, according to a (...)

Partners of pregnant women in the NMH and the Coombe are not permitted to attend the 20 week anomaly scan. Photograph: iStock

Visitor restrictions for important pregnancy scans remain in place at the National Maternity Hospital (NMH) and the Coombe Women and Infants Universit(...)

The High Court has approved a payment of €35,000 by a Dublin maternity hospital to the family of an infant boy who died a few hours after he was delivered.

The High Court has approved a payment of €35,000 by a Dublin maternity hospital to the family of an infant boy who died a few hours after he was deliv(...)

Karen McEvoy (24), from Tallaght, who died in Naas General Hospital of suspected sepsis on Christmas day 2018, one week after giving birth in the Coombe hospital.

A Co Kildare man is calling for an “independent investigation” into the death of his partner on Christmas Day, one week after she gave birth at Dublin(...)

Schedule star: Amy Huberman on the set of her RTÉ / Treasure Entertainment comedy ‘Finding Joy’

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern is set to return to the public eye on RTÉ screens over the coming year when he traces his family roots on genealogy seri(...)

Some of those who attended the Capuchin Day Centre on Friday morning leaving with a food hamper.  Photograph Nick Bradshaw.

The Capuchin day centre will give out “threefold” the number of Christmas food parcels this year as it did five years ago, while the number of childre(...)

Several hospitals have said that patients frequently become homeless while in hospital

Almost 700 people were discharged from hospital into homelessness in Dublin last year, new figures show. Figures from the Dublin Region Homeless Exe(...)

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