Internal HSE review following death

THE HEALTH SERVICE EXECUTIVE are carrying out a review following the sudden death of a man at St Luke’s Hospital over the weekend.

THE HEALTH SERVICE EXECUTIVE are carrying out a review following the sudden death of a man at St Luke’s Hospital over the weekend.

A spokesman for the HSE confirmed that a patient of the Department of Psychiatry in Kilkenny has died suddently.. “We are liaising with the patient’s family, the Mental Health Commission and, as per HSE protocol, is carrying out its own internal review of the incident. The HSE South extends its deepest sympathy to the patient’s family and continues to offer any support necessary,” he added.