18/10/2013

Actions Of All Staff Involved With Savita Halappanavar To Be Reviewed

A special meeting of the board of the HSE West/North West Hospital Group, which met last night to discuss issues surrounding the Savita Halappanavar case, have ordered a "review of the actions of all staff" involved in her treatment.

It is understood that the review will follow established disciplinary procedures, with sanctions up to and including dismissal being applicable.

The management of University Hospital Galway will carry out the review.

(MH/IT)

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