Posts Tagged ‘UHW’

Man airlifted to hospital after fall in Comeraghs

Personnel from Rescue 117, HSE Ambulance and SEMRA working together to winch the injured man to safety. 							| Photo: Courtesy of Patrick Kelly
A man in his 30s is recovering at University Hospital Waterford (UHW) following a fall close to Mahon Falls in the Comeragh Mountains early on Easter Sunday morning. According to initial reports, the man was one of two friends who had pitched tents and camped on the mountain over the weekend. He suffered spinal and shoulder [...]

No, wait…

Video still from ‘Done / Undone’ by John Conway.
No, wait…, the first solo exhibition of John Conway, artist in residence with the Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will be launched in University Hospital Waterford (UHW) on Thursday, 5th March. John Conway is an Irish visual artist and curator. His work has been exhibited and performed in Ireland, Poland, Germany, Romania, Iceland and the United [...]

Hospital Heartbreak

Rita Doherty with a picture of her late husband Andrew, who died in University Hospital Waterford on Monday, November 10th.
A Cheekpoint man recuperating from coronary stent surgery at University Hospital Waterford who complained of chest pains on a Sunday afternoon was told he was suffering from a panic attack and no consultant would be available to see him until the following day, [...]