Quadruplets return to Maternity Hospital to mark 18th birthday

Quadruplets return to Maternity Hospital to mark 18th birthday

22 January 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Quadruplets celebrate 18th birthday with midwives and doctors at Cork University Maternity Hospital The Murphy quadruplets from Cork came to Cork University Maternity Hospital today, their 18th birthday, to meet with the doctors and midwives who delivered them. Kellie, Katie, Shauna and Amy Murphy visited with their […]

Irish fitness expert Pat Divilly to speak in Cork

Irish fitness expert Pat Divilly to speak in Cork

13 January 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Top Irish fitness expert, wellness advocate and author, Pat Divilly will be the first speaker of 2020 for the Network Ireland Cork branch next week. His talk on Finding Flow in Work and Life takes place at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa in Little Island on Wednesday, […]

HEALTH: Decision to cancel all elective surgery at Cork hospitals “poorly thought-out”

HEALTH: Decision to cancel all elective surgery at Cork hospitals “poorly thought-out”

8 January 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Irish Hospital Consultants Association (IHCA) which represents over 90% of hospital consultants has warned that the decision yesterday (Monday, 6 January 2019) to cancel all elective surgery at Cork hospitals will have severe knock-on consequences for patient health outcomes. Management at Cork Hospitals announced that they intend […]

HEALTH POLITICS: “Government must take responsibility for worst ever trolley figures at Cork University Hospital” – says new TD

HEALTH POLITICS: “Government must take responsibility for worst ever trolley figures at Cork University Hospital” – says new TD

3 January 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil TD for Cork North Central Padraig O’Sullivan says the Health Minister and his Cabinet colleagues must take responsibility for the shocking trolley figures being recorded in Cork hospitals. According to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, there are 55 people on trolleys in Cork University Hospital […]

NEAR KINSALE: Construction beins on 93-bed ‘Riverstick Nursing Home’

NEAR KINSALE: Construction beins on 93-bed ‘Riverstick Nursing Home’

30 December 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie A look back at news this December Pictured at Delsk Ireland’s sod-turning ceremony at Riverstick, Co Cork The development project, Riverstick Nursing Home, is a two-storey 93-bed residential care nursing home worth in the region of 13 Million Euro. The nursing home will provide a full range of […]

Reduced charges for use of Mallow Injury Unit Welcome – O’Shea

Reduced charges for use of Mallow Injury Unit Welcome – O’Shea

27 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork North West Fine Gael General Candidate Cllr. John Paul O’Shea has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD that the charge for attending minor injury units including the Unit based in Mallow General Hospital has been reduced. The Minister has signed a statutory instrument to reduce […]

Irish Water meets local community to discuss new wastewater treatment plants for Coachford and Dripsey

Irish Water meets local community to discuss new wastewater treatment plants for Coachford and Dripsey

18 December 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Irish Water recently held an information evening to discuss planned upgrades to the Coachford and Dripsey wastewater treatment plants and give the local communities an opportunity to learn more about the delivery of these two projects. The information evening was held on Monday, 9th December at Coachford National […]

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