Praveen Halappananvar: had sought meeting with Minister for Health James Reilly  since June. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Minister for Health James Reilly has extended an invitation to Praveen Halappananvar, widower of Savita Halappanavar (31), to meet him.Mr Halappanavar(...)

   The board of the HSE West/North West Hospital Group has ordered a review of the actions of staff members who treated Savita Halappanavar (above) at University Hospital Galway.

The board of the West/North-West Hospitals group is to start a review of the actions of all staff members involved in the care of Savita Halappanavar (...)

Staffing levels were ‘normal’ and ‘adequate’ on the wards at Galway University Hospital caring for Savita Halappanavar in the days before her death, the HSE’s national director for quality and patient safety has said.

Medical practitioners will receive special training in the recognition and management of sepsis in order to prevent serious infections similar to that(...)

Praveen Halappanavar:   “surprised” report  appeared to have been published in such a rush. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Praveen Halappanvar is seeking an urgent meeting with Minister for Health James Reilly following the publication of a HSE inquiry into his wife’s deat(...)

University Hospital Galway apologises over death

University Hospital Galway today apologised to Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen and the Halappanavar family “for the events related to his wife’s(...)

Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen is reportedly not aware that the report into his wife’s death is being published today. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen was not made aware the Health Service Executive (HSE) clinical review report into his wife’s death is being publ(...)

Pathologist Prof Grace Callagy  arriving at Galway County Hall today for the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish  Times

The pathologist who performed the autopsy on Savita Halappanavar has been giving evidence at her inquest in Galway today. Prof Gra(...)

 Dr Deirbhile Keady, consultant microbiologist, after giving evidence at the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar in Galway yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

A three-hour delay in transferring blood samples from Savita Halappanavar to the laboratory for analysis had no impact on the (...)

Midwife manager Ann Maria Burke yesterday acknowledged that she had told Savita Halappanavar she  could not get a termination “because Ireland is a Catholic country”. Photograph: Eric Luke

The inquest into Savita Halappanavar’s death has made major progress in establishing the chain of events that occurred as her condition deterio(...)

The consultant obstetrician who treated Savita Halappanavar refused her request for a termination because of “the legal position in Ireland”, s(...)

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