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Responding to Level 5 Guidelines

Please continue to attend your hospital appointments – A message from our CEO Level 5 restrictions mean that people are being advised to restrict their movements considerably. We are being asked to stay within 5km [...]

We’re Still Ready For You

We’re Still Ready For You – A message from our Director of Nursing As the country navigates its way tentatively through new landscapes formed by the Coronavirus, Kilkenny’s Aut Even Hospital, has managed to resume [...]

Can you prevent varicose veins?

Can you prevent varicose veins? If you have ever noticed the appearance of large, blue or green coloured, twisted lumps, bulging out from your legs, it is likely that you are part of the significant [...]

Age-related macular degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration: David Kent Discusses Q: Can you tell us a little about AMD? A: Macular degeneration is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that affects the macula, the centre of the retina in the back [...]

Patient Update

  Patient Update   If you have an appointment at Aut Even Hospital, or if you are scheduled for a procedure & are suffering from a fever, cough, or shortness of breath or have been [...]

Coronavirus and Arthritis: What You Need to Know

Coronavirus (COVID 19) is a concern for patients who have auto-immune or inflammatory arthritis and are on medications because their immune system is compromised. Dr Fahim Khan, Consultant Rheumatologist at Aut Even Hospital, advises arthritis [...]

COVID-19 – Visitor Update

COVID-19 Visitor Update In the interest of patient and staff safety there will be no visiting permitted at Aut Even Hospital. We thank you for your co-operation with this measure during unprecedented times. Please contact [...]

COVID-19

COVID-19 In the interest our patients and staff safety, we ask that no unnecessary visits are made to Aut Even Hospital. What infection control procedures should I follow in the hospital? Any visitors who have permission [...]

Do you have Chronic Pain? An interesting Discussion with Pain Specialist, Dr Tadhg Lynch

Dr Tadhg Lynch Consultant Pain Specialist What is a pain specialist? This is a specialty of medicine which arose out of anaesthesia. So we mainly treat people with minimally invasive procedures. The treatment can be [...]