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July’s trolley figures were the worst ever

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first_imgJoint Easter message on Covid 19 from Limerick City and County Council, HSE, UL Hospitals and An Garda Síochána Call for Government action as 81 patients wait for beds in UHL University Hospital LimerickRECORD numbers of patients had to wait for a bed after being admitted to hospital last month with University Hospital Limerick (UHL) faring worst of all.9,439 hospital patients were forced to wait without a bed, the highest number ever recorded in July, according to a new monthly analysis by the INMO.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up In Limerick, 1,293 patients had to be accommodated on trolleys or in overflow wards until a bed in a regular ward was freed up.Compared to July 2018, there has been an increase of 33 per cent. When records began in 2006, there were 3,460 patients on trolleys in July, which is around a third of this month’s figure.At that time, the INMO did not count patients waiting for a bed in overflow wards or areas other than the ED, however.Among the 9,439 patients were 45 children.INMO Director of Industrial Relations, Tony Fitzpatrick.INMO Director of Industrial Relations, Tony Fitzpatrick said thatevery day there are hundreds of patients languishing in corridors, waiting for a hospital bed.“Currently over 700 patients cannot be discharged from hospital. In the meantime, hundreds of frontline nursing and midwifery posts are currently vacant due to the HSE’s dysfunctional and bureaucratic employment control processes,” he added.UHL group has consistently said that they do not have adequate bed numbers for the population they service.A 60 bed-block is currently underway and there are plans for a new block to provide more than 90 additional beds. TAGShealthHSEINMOLimerick City and CountyNewsUHLuniversity hospital limerick Limerick Post Show | Careers & Health Sciences Event for TY Students Twitter WhatsApp Email Previous articleLimerick movie jobs to rise from €45 million foundationNext articleThe Murder Capital / Steamboat Music album event Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Printcenter_img SCAM ALERT: HSE warn of bogus calls following cyber attack Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Advertisement Linkedin Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites NewsHealthJuly’s trolley figures were the worst everBy Bernie English – August 1, 2019 130 World Sepsis Day – Have You Asked, ‘Could it be Sepsis?’last_img read more

Dodgers’ Hyun-Jin Ryu, Russell Martin bring mutual respect into NLDS Game 3 assignment

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first_img Fire danger is on Dave Roberts’ mind as Dodgers head to San Francisco How Dodgers pitcher Ross Stripling topped the baseball podcast empire With Martin behind the plate, Ryu had a 1.52 earned-run average in 20 starts this season. Throwing to Smith, Ryu had a 5.40 ERA in six starts.“If you look at his career, (Martin) had an amazing career,” Ryu said through his interpreter. “So from the get-go, you have to respect that. And he’s been an incredible help in terms of communicating and being on the same page. Even from Day 1, as a veteran, he made sure that we were on the same page and from the get-go, we had a great start to the season, hence the good results throughout the season.”The admiration is mutual.“The numbers say that he’s good with me, but he’s just a good pitcher,” Martin said of Ryu. “He can execute pitches and do different things, and he’s really good at creating his own game plan. He studies hitters. He knows exactly what he wants to do out there. I’m trying to guide him, just stay in synch, feel what he wants to do.”Now 36, Martin is playing out the string on the lucrative contract he signed with the Blue Jays prior to the 2015 season. The remainder of his career might measure in weeks, if not days. Lefties batted just .156 against Kolarek after he was acquired from the Tampa Bay Rays in a deadline-day trade. The audition went well enough for the Dodgers to give Kolarek one of their 25 postseason roster spots.At 30 years old, he’s getting less attention than fellow playoff rookies Dustin May, Gavin Lux, and Will Smith, though Kolarek is soaking up the experience just the same.“The introductions, the anthem, the huge flag in center field, it’s all the little stuff that adds to the spectacle of playoff baseball,” he said. “I think that’s what I was most looking forward to, as far as stuff that’s outside the game and getting to experience that for the first time.”ALSOThe fan who returned Gavin Lux’s home run in Game 1 had a bit of bad news: he retrieved the ball out of a trash can in right field. “It kind of makes it a little more funny and a better story for the ball, I guess,” Lux said. “Twenty years from now I can tell my kids, hey, this ball was in the trash can.” Dodgers hit seven home runs, sweep Colorado Rockies Cody Bellinger homer gives Dodgers their first walkoff win of season center_img Dodgers’ Max Muncy trying to work his way out of slow start LOS ANGELES — Asked to pinpoint the source of his struggles this season, Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu blamed himself.“Whenever I have an off game,” he said Friday, “it’s usually the balance when I make the delivery and that led to mistake pitches.”Publicly and privately, Ryu has resisted blaming the man in a crouch behind home plate. Call it a coincidence, but Ryu was irrefutably bad during a stretch of three summer starts with rookie Will Smith catching.Smith, who became the Dodgers’ primary backstop after the All-Star break, started the first two games of the best-of-five National League Division Series. But he will give way to Russell Martin when Ryu pitches Game 3 in Washington, D.C. on Sunday. Andrew Friedman, the Dodgers’ president of baseball operations, did not acquire Martin with the intention of making him the team’s everyday catcher. Martin started only three of the Dodgers’ final 12 regular-season games, the most recent coming on Sept. 28.Yet Martin seems to have found his ticket to postseason playing time in Ryu, who led all of baseball with a 2.32 ERA. Sunday will be Martin’s first playoff game in a Dodgers uniform since 2009. His teams have reached the postseason 10 times in 14 seasons.Ryu skipped a start after laboring through 4-1/3 innings against the Rockies on Sept. 4, a no-decision. When he returned to the mound 10 days later, Martin was behind the plate. Ryu threw seven shutout innings that day against the New York Mets.Smith caught Ryu’s next game, Sept. 22 against the Rockies. The left-hander allowed three runs over seven innings and picked up his first win in more than a month. But Martin returned for Ryu’s final regular-season start, a 2-0 win in San Francisco on the second-to-last day of the season.As for Ryu’s theory that being off-balance was the source of his summer woes, Martin deferred.“He knows himself very well,” Martin said. “If he thinks that’s what it is, that’s probably what it is.”YOU HAD JUAN JOBDodgers pitcher Adam Kolarek didn’t know much about Juan Soto before this week. In 10 professional seasons, he’d never pitched to the Washington Nationals’ talented 20-year-old.The left-handed reliever began doing his homework once Washington beat the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL wild-card game. Two games into the NLDS, that homework has paid off.Kolarek struck out Soto on three pitches in the seventh inning of Game 1. When Soto’s turn to bat arrived in the seventh inning of Game 2, Manager Dave Roberts again summoned Kolarek from the bullpen. It took nine pitches this time, but Kolarek got Soto to ground out with one out and two runners on base in a 3-1 game.“I kind of have a similar plan of attack no matter who’s in the box,” Kolarek said. “I try to stick with that.”That’s a rare approach for any pitcher, but Kolarek’s role allows him to get away with it. He knows he will face a left-handed hitter, usually at a juncture when one hit can change the game. The Nationals’ best left-handed hitter is Soto, who hit 34 home runs, drove in 110 runs, and reached base at a .401 clip in the regular season.A right-handed hitter, Howie Kendrick, batted behind Soto in each of the first two games. So as soon as Kolarek completed his task, Roberts went back to the bullpen for a right-handed reliever.Related Articles Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorlast_img read more