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Midlands Woman Stunned After Partner Prevented From Attending Maternity Scan

There have been repeated commitments made that maternity hospitals would adhere to HSE guidelines on partner visits.

A woman says she was stunned when her partner was prevented from accompanying her for an anomaly scan at the Regional Hospital in Mullingar yesterday.

There have been repeated commitments made that maternity hospitals would adhere to HSE guidelines on partner visits.

Ireland East Hospital Group says it does not comment on individual patient cases, but arrangements are being made by hospital management to investigate the complaint brought to its attention.

Alison says she is speaking out to show despite commitments at a national level, restrictions are still in place in some facilities:

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