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Contact the HSE

HSE Live is the HSE service to contact if you have a general question or you are not sure who to contact in the HSE.

HSE Live opening hours

Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm

Saturday, 9am to 5pm

Sunday and bank holidays, closed


Freephone: 1800 700 700

Phone: 01 240 8787

Phone (from outside Ireland): 00 353 1 240 8787

Read the HSE Live phone service data protection information notice to learn about why we collect data and your data protection rights.

Emergency action required: Call 112 or 999 if:

  • you or someone you know needs immediate medical help

Do not call HSE Live if someone is seriously ill, injured or at risk of dying.

Find your nearest emergency department

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Most of the time, the quickest way to answer your question is on this website.

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Use the search bar in the top right corner of this page to type in your query. It's the button that looks like a magnifying glass symbol.

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Common queries

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Get treatment for injuries

Other contact details

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HSE head office

Dr. Steevens' Hospital,
Steeven's Lane,
Dublin 8,
D08 W2A8

Phone: 01 635 2000

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