National Maternity Hospital (NMH) at the St Vincent’s University Hospital (SVUH) campus, shown in the graphic above.

A two-year row over the control and ethos of the new National Maternity Hospital appears to have been resolved with a decision by Government to approv(...)

This week alone, there was yet another damning report from Geoffrey Shannon pointing towards  a systemically flawed after-hours service for vulnerable children

I have been thinking about my mother a lot recently. She will be 18 years dead this October. I find myself remembering odd things, like finding her w(...)

The National Maternity Hospital, known as Holles Street hospital, has said the arrangement proposed by St Vincent’s would eliminate the maternity hospital as an independent entity and eliminate the “decision-making capacity at senior clinical and corporate level”, creating “unacceptable clinical risk”. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A site for the new National Maternity Hospital, next to St Vincent’s University Hospital, in Dublin, was offered on the basis that there would be a si(...)