Unit Managers CNM 2 Alma Murphy
091 785608 CNM 1
Orla Murphy 091 78 5798 CNM 1
Aine Murphy 091 785798
About the team
The team consists of a mix of 16 Nurses and 7 Cardiac technicians which are cross trained in all modalities.
The Cath Lab and Non-Invasive (NICE) departments are open Monday to Friday.
An on call service is available for Cath Lab weekends and bank holidays 10:00-19:00hrs.
The Cardiology Cath Lab consists of the following areas;
Non-Invasive Department (NICE)
This is where you will have your Exercise Stress tests, ECHO, Cardiac and Blood pressure monitoring exams preformed. It is also where pacemaker and implant checks are completed.
Angio Day unit (ADU)
This is where you will be admitted to and recovered after an angiogram, cardioversion or Trans-oesophageal Echocardiogram. Individuals who are undergoing an Angioplasty/Stenting, Electrophysiology and device implants are admitted pre procedure to the ADU and post procedure, admitted to a ward for an overnight stay.
Cardiac Cath Lab
The heart of the operation! In this room all invasive cardiac procedures are preformed. Procedures are carried out by 8 cardiologists; 3 resident to the Galway Clinic and 5 visiting, who preform procedures at various times between Monday and Friday each week.