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A new website to help parents of intensive care babies is launched by The National Maternity Hospital today

By admin 17 Nov 2021 | 0 comments
The website replaces a 120-page booklet previously handed to parents when their new-borns were admitted to the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit Wednesday, 17th November – World Prematurity Day: The National Maternity Hospital today launched a comprehensive, educational site www.nmhnicu.ie, which is dedicated to supporting parents with babies in the neonatal intensive care unit and their families. The site was funded by Rethink Ireland through The NMH Foundation.

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021

By admin 07 Oct 2021 | 0 comments
- The National Maternity Hospital to light up in pink and blue for families who have lost babies  -  The bereavement team at The National Maternity Hospital (NMH) join Feileacain in asking landmarks and businesses to light up in pink and blue as part of the International Wave of Light on Friday the 15th of October in honour of all the babies who have died during pregnancy or after birth.

Birth Registrations - Important Information

By nmhadmin 20 May 2021 | 0 comments
As a result of the recent cyberattack on HSE IT systems, our hospital staff have been unable to process birth registration electronically and an alternative paper format is not sufficient for The Civil Registration Office (CRO) in Dublin.

Patient Experience Survey!

By nmhadmin FB 13 May 2021 | 0 comments
Can you help us please? To help us improve the Patient Experience in our Hospital and Parent experience in the NICU, can you take 10 minutes please to complete either of our surveys?

A year in COVID19 – The National Maternity Hospital has paper published on the ‘Reorganisation of Obstetric services during the COVID19 pandemic”

By nmhadmin 07 May 2021 | 0 comments
Dublin, Ireland, 7 May 2021, The National Maternity Hospital (NMH) has paper written by Dr Orla Sheil and Professor Fionnuala McAuliffe published in Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology Journal, which catalogues the ways in which the hospital responded to the challenges posed to its obstetric services during the 2020 SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.  https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1d1Ej5P-ZRqDTZ

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