Mayo’s only Covid assessment hub has closed

Despite seven new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Mayo last Saturday, the county’s Covid-19 community assessment hub, based in Castlebar, has been wound down due to lack of cases, the Western People understands. Part of a national network, the hub...

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Health Minister concerned about Mayo’s Covid-19 spike

The news over the weekend that Mayo is among a number of counties across the country to have recorded a spike in the number of cases of coronavirus hs sparked concern among health officials. In the past four days there...

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Coronavirus: Worrying new number of cases confirmed in Mayo

There have been 45 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in the Republic, according to the Department of Health. Of the...

Saturday, 01/08/20 - 6:20pm Read More

Mayo’s ‘frightening’ hospital waiting list figures are revealed

More than 12,000 patients are on waiting lists for appointments at Mayo University Hospital. The stark figures were revealed to...

Wednesday, 29/07/20 - 5:52pm Read More

GP debunks face mask myths and gets global reaction

The Medical Director of Heroes-Aid, Dr Maitiú Ó Tuathail, has gained international media attention after posting a video on social...

Wednesday, 29/07/20 - 10:35am Read More

Emergency works at MUH as health officials express capacity concerns

A temporary modular unit is to be put in place at Mayo University Hospital to help the hospital deal with...

Tuesday, 28/07/20 - 5:53pm Read More

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