Mother reaches settlement over son’s hospital suicide
29-year-old man presented three times within 24 hours in 2011
The mother of a suicidal man who took his own life in St James’s Hospital has received a settlement from the Dublin hospital.
The woman issued High Court proceedings against St James’s, which she alleged mismanaged his care.
Well-placed sources said her son presented three times within 24 hours to the hospital’s emergency department in 2011.
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