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Tipperary
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Announcement
All TDs throughout Co. Tipperary are to be asked to give their support to a campaign to prevent the loss of one of two ambulances that serve Cashel. Plans are said to be underway to remove one of the town's...
There are as many people on trolleys awaiting beds at South Tipperary General Hospital today as there are at Cork University Hospital.  The INMO's trolley watch figures have shown that today 21 people are on trolleys at South Tipperary General...
A county Tipperary teenager has travelled to Leinster House today as he continues to highlight the need for greater support for people with acquired brain injury. 15 year old Conor Devlin from Annacarty suffered a serious brain...
Ireland South MEP, County Tipperary's Phil Prendergast has raised concerns over the presence of tobacco lobbyists in the European Parliment while a vote on the Tobacco Products Directive was being cast. The directive is mostly focused on deterring younger generations...
A call has been made to end what has been described as a recent escalation in the  withdrawl of medical cards from the elderly and sick. South Tipperary TD Mattie McGrath complained that he had been contacted by a number...
South Tipperary General Hospital has today recorded second highest number of people waiting for a bed outside of Dublin. According to INMO's trolley watch figures for today twenty seven have been on trolleys waiting for beds. Outside of the capital only...
As the campaign re-emerges to shield South Tipperary General Hospital from any possible downgrading of services, the Health Minister has said no acute hospitals will close from the new grouping of the hospital system. It emerged recently that among proposals...
Serious concerns about the impact that HSE cuts will have on patients and staff in the Mid West have been expressed by North Tipperary County Councillor John Carroll. Cllr Carroll said that reductions of €24.5 million from...
The HSE's Mid West Service plan for 2013 was published on Thursday and public reaction to it has been mixed. Staff in St Patrick's Hospital in Cashel were called into a meeting yesterday morning where they were told that the...
South Tipperary General Hospital is listed alongside a number of other hospitals across the country that the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) has been critical of in a series of reports published today. The report follows hygiene and infection...