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Minor Injuries Unit in Dundalk to open to those five and over from February

The Minor Injuries Unit at the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk will begin treating children aged five and over from next February. The news was announced during a visit by

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Almost 18,000 patients waiting for hospital care in the area

There are just shy of 18,000 patients waiting for hospital care in this region, new figures from the National Treatment Purchase Fund have revealed. The figures for September show there

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Local hospitals continuing to flout healthy eating rules by selling junk food in vending machines

The Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda are amongst the hospitals continuing to ignore healthy eating rules by having vending machines selling junk

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Over 1,200 people waiting on hospital appointments in Co Louth

Local TD Gerry Adams has hit out at new figures which show there are more than 1,200 people waiting for hospital appointments in Co Louth. According to the National Treatment

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Louth Hospital Group seeking new manager for Louth and Lourdes hospitals

The Louth Hospital Group is currently on the lookout for a new Hospital Manager. The successful candidate will oversee the running of both the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and

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Waiting lists in Louth make for “depressing reading”, insists Breathnach

More than 200 patients waiting for inpatient services or surgery at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda have been waiting more than a year. That’s according to new figures

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Adams welcomes confirmation that there will be no reduction of services at Daisy Hill Hospital

Local TD Gerry Adams has welcomed confirmation from the Southern Health and Social Care Trust that there will be no reduction in Emergency Department provision at Daisy Hill Hospital in

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Adams fears A&E closure at Daisy Hill in Newry could have “detrimental impact” on the people of Louth

Local TD Gerry Adams has raised concerns about the impact that any reduction in services at Daisy Hill Hospital in Newry would have on healthcare provision in Co Louth. Many

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Ambulance service help deliver baby pre-hospital in Dundalk

A local woman had a paramedic to thank after having her baby delivered pre-hospital in Dundalk in the early hours of Monday morning. The National Ambulance Service have revealed that

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Vigil campaigning against hospital cuts to be held in Dundalk this Friday

The Still Waiting Campaign will be holding vigils at hospitals across the country this Good Friday with the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk one of 16 where the event will

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Major residential site on Dublin Road in Dundalk to be sold at auction next month

A 1.6 hectare site off the old Dublin Road in Dundalk will be sold at auction next month. The development land, adjacent to the Teagasc HQ and next to Niall

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First of hospital protests to begin in Dundalk today

The People Before Profit Alliance are to begin weekly protests outside the Louth County Hospital from today to campaign for the restoration of services at the hospital. The first protest

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Health service support staff at local hospitals vote for strike action

SIPTU members employed as health service support staff at both the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda have voted in favour of strike

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Vigil to take place at Louth County Hospital this Thursday

A vigil will take place at the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk this Thursday night at 7.30pm. The event is organised by Still Waiting, a group set up to highlight

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Protests for restoration of services to the Louth Hospital to begin next month

The People Before Profit Alliance are to begin weekly protests outside the Louth County Hospital from next month to campaign for the restoration of services at the hospital. The first