As one of Ireland’s largest academic and teaching hospitals we host many conferences, seminars and events for our health professionals and staff. Keep up to date with our latest press releases and hospital news stories here.
7th December 2018
Congratulations to the class of 2018!
83 nursing students from St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group received their official nursing badges. The largest graduation ceremony of nurses in the country took place this week as 83 nursing students from St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group received their official nursing badges in The Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. This year the majority (almost 80%) of these graduates will […]
3rd October 2018
Sober for October
Go Sober for October Ireland! St Michael’s Hospital is encouraging all staff and patients to Go Sober for October as part of our Healthy Ireland campaign. 88 deaths occur every month in Ireland which are directly attributable to alcohol. In Ireland, 900 people are diagnosed with alcohol-related cancers annually and around 500 people die from […]
5th July 2018
Children First staff presentation
Children First is the term used to encompass a number of areas within child protection in Ireland: the principle that children must be protected, the framework and legislation surrounding that principle, the implementation of that principle by organisations and individuals. Child protection is everyone’s responsibility. However, those working in the healthcare sector have particular obligations, […]
7th June 2018
National Haemochromatosis Awareness Day
Our Haemochromatosis nurse, Margaret Dobbin, is in the Bloomfields Shopping Centre this morning (07 June 2018) to help raise awareness about Haemochromatosis. Haemochromatosis is an iron overload disorder, particularly prevalent among Irish and Celtic people. It is a genetic condition that causes people to absorb excessive amounts of dietary iron which may in time lead to […]
20th April 2018
Staff health and wellbeing day
The 2018 Staff Health & Wellbeing Day took place on Thursday, 19 April 2018. Organised by the hospital’s Healthy Ireland Committee, there were stands on a variety of topics. The day started off with special breakfast bags, organised by our wonderful catering team, available to staff from 07:00-09:00. Then from 09:30-13:30, in the convent training […]
20th November 2017
Theatre H.E.R.O.—Audrey Al Kaisy wins European Award
Congratulations to Audrey Al Kaisy who recently received Ansell CARES HERO Nurse Service Award for European Operating Room Nurses. There were ten European winners and Audrey was the sole Irish winner in this European competition.
20th November 2017
New digital display screen for Diabetes Centre waiting area
Gavin Heffernan, one of our Insulin Pump patients, recently donated an Information Screen to the Diabetes Centre in SMH. Gavin has been a patient of the Centre for almost 18 years and is extremely appreciative of the care and attention which he always receives when attending SMH. Here are some details on our wonderfully generous […]