Coronavirus hospital in Naples evacuated after huge sinkhole opens up

Coronavirus hospital in Naples evacuated after huge sinkhole opens up

Witnesses reported hearing a loud explosion at dawn as a large chasm appeared outside the Ponticelli Ospedale del Mare in eastern Naples.

Italy’s Calabria region turns to war relief charity as third health commissioner quits

Italy’s Calabria region turns to war relief charity as third health commissioner quits

Italian woman makes stuffed olives while having brain surgery

Italian woman makes stuffed olives while having brain surgery

‘How I ended up in hospital in Italy – without health insurance’

‘How I ended up in hospital in Italy – without health insurance’

QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?
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QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?

‘We have to do it quickly’: Italy aims to complete new southern hospital in under 400 days

‘We have to do it quickly’: Italy aims to complete new southern hospital in under 400 days

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

Italian hospital chief suspended after photos show patients treated on the floor

Italian hospital chief suspended after photos show patients treated on the floor

Italy’s ‘Angel of Death’ anaesthetist held over suspicious deaths

Italy’s ‘Angel of Death’ anaesthetist held over suspicious deaths

Italian doctors remove wrong kidney from sick man

Italian doctors remove wrong kidney from sick man

Italians queue to donate blood for train crash victims

Italians queue to donate blood for train crash victims

One-year-old vegan weighing 5kg hospitalized in Milan

One-year-old vegan weighing 5kg hospitalized in Milan

Berlusconi plots Forza Italia relaunch from hospital bed

Berlusconi plots Forza Italia relaunch from hospital bed

Mafia boss’s €3.5m hospital stay funded by Italian taxes

Mafia boss’s €3.5m hospital stay funded by Italian taxes

Rats and cockroaches roam Italian capital’s hospitals

Rats and cockroaches roam Italian capital’s hospitals

Eritrean migrant dies in Italy hospital escape bid

Eritrean migrant dies in Italy hospital escape bid

Schizophrenic man dies after ‘invasive’ treatment

Schizophrenic man dies after ‘invasive’ treatment

Italian hospital goes 58 years without patients

Italian hospital goes 58 years without patients

Medics ‘pumped patient with air instead of blood’

Medics ‘pumped patient with air instead of blood’

Long bus wait prompts hospital car theft

Long bus wait prompts hospital car theft

Italian woman gives birth ten days after abortion

Italian woman gives birth ten days after abortion

Calls flood in to adopt abandoned baby

Calls flood in to adopt abandoned baby

Italian teen gets titanium pelvis in world first

Italian teen gets titanium pelvis in world first

Another nun gives birth in Italy

Another nun gives birth in Italy

Medics fight to save baby in dead mother’s womb

Medics fight to save baby in dead mother’s womb

Mummified body found in Modena hospital

Mummified body found in Modena hospital

Doctor ‘forged baby scan to hide deformity’

Doctor ‘forged baby scan to hide deformity’

‘Sadomasochist medics used hospital tools’

‘Sadomasochist medics used hospital tools’

Italian nurse ‘molested foreign tourist’

Italian nurse ‘molested foreign tourist’

Italian couple get stuck in frolic at sea

Italian couple get stuck in frolic at sea

Mob storms hospital in Naples: nabs mafia body

Mob storms hospital in Naples: nabs mafia body

Hospital to obese patient: Go to a vet instead

Hospital to obese patient: Go to a vet instead

Obese Italian woman dies after slimming operation

Obese Italian woman dies after slimming operation

Doctor missed ‘clearly visible’ cancer tumour

Doctor missed ‘clearly visible’ cancer tumour

Chinese woman ‘adopted’ by doctors for six years

Chinese woman ‘adopted’ by doctors for six years

Probe opened into baby’s death in Calabria

Probe opened into baby’s death in Calabria

Italian doctor ‘refused to assist abortion’

Italian doctor ‘refused to assist abortion’

Italy embryo mix-up: real parents identified

Italy embryo mix-up: real parents identified

Detained Berlusconi ally in Beirut hospital

Detained Berlusconi ally in Beirut hospital

Rome doctors left woman to abort baby in toilet

Rome doctors left woman to abort baby in toilet

Italian nurses in cyclist doping scandal

Italian nurses in cyclist doping scandal

Italian mum sues hospital after baby swap

Italian mum sues hospital after baby swap

Policeman catches child after two-storey plunge

Policeman catches child after two-storey plunge

Psychiatric patient dies after eating banana

Psychiatric patient dies after eating banana

Tourists fall sick after eating ‘toxic’ salami

Tourists fall sick after eating ‘toxic’ salami

10 people sick in Genoa after eating toxic pesto

10 people sick in Genoa after eating toxic pesto

Italian hospital botched paternity test

Italian hospital botched paternity test