The  Oaklands Nursing Home in Listowel, Co Kerry. Photograph courtesy of Kerry’s Eye

The Health Service Executive (HSE) declined a request to continue to manage a Co Kerry nursing home during a serious Covid-19 outbreak, despite pleas (...)

Josephine Flavin, a resident in Oaklands Nursing Home, Co Kerry. Photo: John Joe Flavin

Josephine Flavin had made room number five in Oaklands Nursing Home, Listowel, Co Kerry, her new home over the last two years. A retired dairy farme(...)

Oaklands Nursing Home in Listowel. Photograph courtesy of Kerry’s Eye

The HSE’s decision to cease overseeing a Co Kerry nursing home at the centre of a severe Covid-19 outbreak was a cause for “very significant concern”,(...)