Galway Clinic Emergency Room
Our Emergency Room at the Galway Clinic is opened by appointments only, Monday to Friday 10am until 6pm and on Saturdays 10am until 5pm.
Your appointment will be scheduled upon receiving a referral from your GP to the ER Consultant.
For more information, and to arrange an appointment, please contact the Galway Clinic Emergency Room on 091 785 999.
The Galway Clinic is a designated COVID-19-free hospital. If a patient requires admission and tests positive for COVID-19, the patient may be transferred to GUH which is a COVID-19 receiving hospital.
ACCESS TO THE EMERGENCY ROOM
All patients will require a confirmed appointment in the Emergency Room before arrival.
The requirements for being offered an appointment are:
A written GP letter/fax received ahead of the patient's arrival.
Successful COVID-19 screening by questionnaire and temperature screening on arrival.
Confirmation of scheduled appointment.
GP letters must be sent ahead of the patient to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 091 785 730.
Please note the following - we are unable to accept and treat:
Suspected COVID-19, regardless of presenting complaint. Patients with respiratory symptoms will require an assessment before confirmation of an appointment to exclude symptoms suggestive of COVID-19.
Acute, evolving cerebrovascular accidents(Stroke), with symptom onset under 12-hours; these patients best care for in hospitals with an established Stroke pathway.
Children under the age of 5 years with any complaint. The Emergency Room will see minor injuries for children only between the ages of 5-16 years.
EMERGENCY ROOM CONTACT DETAILS: 091 785 999