Figures reveal what Mayo GAA was paid for Covid Test Centre

By Paul O’Malley Mayo GAA received a six-figure sum from the Health Service Executive (HSE) for allowing Hastings Insurance MacHale Park to be used as a Covid-19 test centre. Figures released to the Western People under the Freedom of Information Act 2014...

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Calls for Government to treat hospital overcrowding as emergency as Castlebar hits record high

Muireann Duffy An Independent TD has called for the Government to treat the issue of overcrowding in hospitals as an emergency situation, as Emergency Departments (ED) around the country continue to break records for the number of patients waiting on...

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INMO records worst ever April at overcrowded Mayo University Hospital

Sarah Mooney Ireland’s nurses are “incredibly exhausted and burnt out,” the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) has said, as...

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HSE warn of Kinder products linked to salmonella

The Department of Public Health West is urging people to not consume or gift recalled Kinder products, in the lead...

Thursday, 14/04/22 - 1:52pm Read More

Boil Water Notice in Mayo town lifted with immediate effect

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Following consultation with the Health Service Executive (HSE), Irish Water and Mayo County Council can confirm that the Boil Water...

Friday, 04/02/22 - 4:16pm Read More

West of Ireland hospital continues to have the country’s highest number of Covid cases

Galway University Hospital continues to have the highest number of patients with Covid-19 in Ireland. As of 8pm last night,...

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