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Mayo University Hospital Hand Hygiene Awareness Day

Mayo University Hospital Hand Hygiene Awareness Day

Mayo University Hospital is a member of the WHO Save Lives: Clean Your Hands Initiative Hospitals and as part of that we hold a Hand Hygiene Awareness Day during May of each year to show commitment to improve Patient Safety by practicing better hand hygiene.  

This year the campaign theme is 'Fight Antibiotic Resistance - it's in your Hands’.

The objectives of hosting such an event are:

RUH appoints the first Registered ANP in Plastic Surgery post in Ireland

RUH appoints the first Registered ANP in Plastic Surgery post in Ireland

Roscommon University Hospital’s Amanda O’Halloran has recently been appointed as a Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Plastic Surgery, the first RANP post in Plastic Surgery in Ireland

NIMIS Dexa to go live in Sligo

NIMIS Dexa to go live in Sligo

A culmination of several months work has led to both Sligo University Hospital and Our Ladys Hospital, Manorhamilton ready for a NIMIS (National Integrated Medical Imaging System) Dexa go live in both hospitals. With a collaborative team based effort by clinicians, clinical admin staff, nursing staff, IT and Radiology staff, this project has shown how

RUH catering department awarded Hear Me! registered certification

RUH catering department awarded Hear Me! registered certification

Hear Me! Communication Awareness Training is a training solution that was co-designed and co-produced by adults with communication impairments, staff and students from NUI Galway Speech and Language Therapy Department and HSE Speech and Language Therapists.

Children's Remembrance Day Committee to hold Special Mass of Remembrance

Children's Remembrance Day Committee to hold Special Mass of Remembrance

The Children's Remembrance Day Committee, University Hospital Galway is inviting parents and their families who have experienced the death of a child before birth, shortly after birth or at a later stage to remember their loved ones in a special Mass of Remembrance, which will take place on Sunday 28 May in the Holy Family Church, Mervue, Galway. 

Celebrate International Clinical Trials Day on Saturday 20th May

Celebrate International Clinical Trials Day on Saturday 20th May

The Clinical Research Facility at University Hospital Galway is marking International Clinical Trials Day on Saturday 20th May with an open day at their facility in the UHG campus.

The event is aimed at past and current participants in clinical trials and their families to thank them for their important contribution to research and is also open to the general public.

Patient Experience Survey Mayo University Hospital

Patient Experience Survey Mayo University Hospital

Tracy O'Carroll, HIQA visiting Mayo University Hospital to promote National Patient Experience Survey . 

International Nurses Day 2017

International Nurses Day 2017

Nursing staff from Roscommon Univeristy Hospital marking International Nurses Day 2017 

UHG in conjunction with AWARE offer free Perinatal Support Group Sessions in Galway

UHG in conjunction with AWARE offer free Perinatal Support Group Sessions in Galway

The support group sessions are held every Wednesday at 7:30pm in Unit 8, Merlin Park University Hospital. No referral or booking is needed and there is no charge for the service. The group offers the women the chance to explore options available to them and learn coping skills to reduce the impact of the condition. It also provides a comfortable and safe place where women can share their experiences with one another.

Patient Experience Fair Day UHG

Patient Experience Fair Day UHG

Galway University Hospital staff highlighting the work of the committees working for patients across the hospital 

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