RCSI Hospital Group statement regarding weather alert and hospital services 02.03.18

2nd March, 2018

RCSI Hospital Group statement regarding current Red Alert Weather Warning and Hospital services

Beaumont Hospital, Connolly Hospital, Rotunda Hospital, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital,  Louth County Hospital, Cavan & Monaghan Hospitals

Emergency services and all essential planned services in all hospitals are continuing.

We would continue to encourage people to consider all options available to them for their healthcare needs and to protect the Emergency Departments for those most seriously ill, as delays can still be expected.

For Monday 5th March:

Beaumont Hospital, Connolly Hospital, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda, Louth County Hospital and Cavan & Monaghan Hospitals

Outpatient

All Outpatient Clinics for Monday March 5th will proceed. There is no need for patients to contact the hospital in advance of their booked appointment.

Inpatient and Day Care

All Inpatient and Day Care appointments are being reviewed on a case by case basis and patients will be contacted directly by the hospital.

Rotunda

Obstetric Services as normal including OPD, Inpatient and Theatre

All Gynaecology Outpatient appointments have been cancelled for Monday March 5th. Patients will be contacted to reschedule, and there is no need to contact the hospital.