Sean Egan

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A wider review by Saolta and Letterkenny University Hospital found that of 133 women diagnosed with endometrial cancer between 2010 and 2019, a total of 38 women had to wait longer than 100 days from initial referral to diagnosis. Image: Google Street View

The State’s health watchdog is to assess gynaecology services at Letterkenny University Hospital to check changes have been made following a review of(...)

A mother’s tribute to her 17-year-old son who was killed after a young driver lost control of his car hitting a wall, has been described as “heart-ren(...)

Make America Great Again: David Byrne admits he is a rare Donald Trump supporter at University College Dublin

David Byrne is regularly seen wearing his red “Make America Great Again” cap around the University College Dublin campus, with a string of Nigel Farag(...)

Hiqa has found evidence of under-reporting of mistakes with  medication, non-reporting of near misses in drug administration and outdated reference materials. Photograph: Getty

Wide variations in the arrangements hospitals make for medication safety have been identified in a series of reports by the Health Information and Qua(...)

 Boston mayor Marty Walsh  with master engraver Sean Egan as Ralph and Rose Ingegneri of Brewster (right) and mayor of Waterford John Cummins (second from left) and chairman of the committee Michael Fitzgerald listen after the Waterford Crystal sculpture were presented at the marathon tribute at MIT’s Endicott House in Dedham/. Photograph: Ron Schloerb/Cape Cod Times

Two crystal sculptures made by a Waterford man to honour the three people killed in the 2013 Boston bombings and an MIT officer who died in a related (...)

Coroner’s Court in Dublin: The postmortem confirmed the cause of death of Micheál O’Donoghue, from Ross Road, Killarney, to be drowning. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 25-year-old Kerry supporter in Dublin for the All-Ireland football final last year drowned after a night out with friends when he fell into the Roya(...)

The term antimicrobial resistance covers the issue of growing resistance to antibiotics, antifungals, antivirals and other commonly used drugs. Stock photograph: Getty Images

Irish hospitals have been given 28 days to outline what measures they are taking to tackle the problem of growing antimicrobial resistance to commonly(...)

Former media magnate Anthony O’Reilly has been  declared bankrupt by a court in the Bahamas and allowed to file for a personal insolvency arrangement. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

“I don’t think people will be too happy to see his downfall,” says former Waterford Crystal glass-blower Seán Egan on the reaction in the city to news(...)

Panti Bliss - aka Rory O’Neill - with Stephen Fry at the Rehab People of the Year awards. Photograph: Zara Zhuang/The Irish Times

Rory O’Neill - aka Panti Blis - and Garda whistleblowers Maurice McCabe and John Wilson were among the winners of the 2014 People of the Year Awards.O(...)

 Angela Kerins, former  chief executive of Rehab:    She and Frank Flannery threatened legal action to prevent details of their remuneration being discussed at the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Rehab Group has appointed a new board in a move aimed at improving oversight and rebuilding its battered reputation following controversy over h(...)

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