Gerry O Dwyer

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Consultant pathologist Rob Landers: ‘For the HSE to claim they were unaware of the issues and risks associated with the mortuary is at best disingenuous.’ Photograph: Eoghan Dalton

Pathologists at University Hospital Waterford (UHW) have reacted angrily to a statement by the South/Southwest Hospital Group (SSWHG) saying it had “n(...)

The mortuary at University Hospital Waterford. Photograph: Patrick Browne

University Hospital Waterford has said it currently has “no evidence that would substantiate the claims contained in recent correspondence” about the (...)

University Hospital Waterford. Image: Google Maps

Dead bodies have been left lying on trolleys at University Hospital Waterford (UHW), leaking bodily fluids on to corridors and making closed-coffin fu(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris has appeared to ratchet up the pressure on HSE senior managers. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Minister for Health Simon Harris has promised on at least five occasions since his appointment to enforce measures to make health managers accountable(...)

HSE executives downgraded the risk posed to patients by the lack of cardiac facilities at University Hospital Waterford two weeks before an official review found that 24/7 cover was not sustainable. Image: Google Streetview

HSE executives downgraded the risk posed to patients by the lack of cardiac facilities at University Hospital Waterford two weeks before an official r(...)

Dr Susan O’Reilly: taking over as chief executive of the Dublin-Midlands Hospitals Group. Photograph: Frank Miller

The new chief executive of the group of public hospitals in Dublin and the midlands will be paid nearly €220,000 a year, it has emerged.The HSE said(...)

The competition for the chief operations officer posts is is confined to staff of the HSE, other statutory health agencies, the Department of Health and bodies which provide services on behalf of the HSE

The HSE has eliminated the mandatory third-level educational requirement for senior management positions in its new hospital groups.The HSE has told (...)