High numbers of HSE staff in the West absent due to Covid-19

More than 180 HSE staff in Mayo, Galway, and Roscommon have been on Covid-related leave over the last 60 days. The absences have been across hospitals, primary care centres, and community nursing units. The figures were revealed at a meeting...

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Mayo location records island’s lowest rate of Covid-19 infection

Covid infection rates in Ireland have reached their highest levels in nearly a year, with top officials warning the health system is under “inconceivable strain”. But one area of Co Mayo has recorded the lowest rate of infection on the entire...

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Husband pleads for State to do the right thing over wife’s court case

The husband of a 44-year-old mother who is seriously ill has pleaded with the State “to do the right thing”...

Thursday, 18/11/21 - 5:10pm Read More

Latest data reveals extent of coronavirus in Mayo

Co Mayo has among the lowest rates of Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland, even though case numbers in the...

Wednesday, 17/11/21 - 11:30pm Read More

Update issued on number of Covid-positive patients at hospital

There are 27 patients with confirmed cases of Covid-19 at Mayo University Hospital (MUH). A total of three of these...

Wednesday, 10/11/21 - 9:09am Read More

Senior medic describes “the worst overcrowding situation” at MUH

A senior medic at Mayo University Hospital described the situation in the Emergency Department last Monday as the worst they...

Monday, 08/11/21 - 9:18am Read More

‘My family feared I was going to die’