INMO Express Concern At Leaked Details Of Emergency Department Downgrading

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, today expressed serious concern at reports that up to nine hospitals are to have their Emergency Departments scaled back.  Media reports, based on leaked information allegedly from the Trauma Steering Group established by Leo Varadkar when he was Minister for Health, have suggested that serious trauma cases involving car […]

70 nurses to be recruited for University Hospitals Group including Nenagh Hospital

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) secured extra nursing posts at two separate hearings on Monday under the auspices of the Labour Relations Commission in relation to the overcrowding crisis.  70 nursing staff are to be recruited for the University Hospitals Group including University Hospital Limerick, Ennis Hospital, Nenagh Hospital and Croom Orthopaedic Hospital.  39 […]

Morris calls on the H S E to Re Open Nenagh and Ennis A and E and ICU before someone dies

  The announcement by the H S E on Friday for people not to attend the so called centre of Excellence because of a surge in attendances is a shocking admission that the H S E west policy of centralising services in the Limerick Regional Hospital has failed and needs to be reversed. Today a […]

Nenagh Hospital, Co Tipperary closed to visitors due to discovery of c difficile and norovirus

Nenagh General Hospital is closed for visitors due to the discovery of three cases of Clostridium difficile commonly called c difficile and one case of norovirus. C difficile is a bacterium that can cause symptoms ranging from diarrhea to inflammation of the colon. The norovirus group of viruses are the most common cause of gastroenteritis […]