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University Hospital Limerick

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St Nessan's Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick V94 F858

Phone: 061 301111

Ward Name Note Landline tel 1 Landline tel 2 Landline tel 3
Emergency Department 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday 061 588627 061 588808
1B Clerk 061 585878
1B Main Ward 061 585638
1C 061 482956 061 585606
1D 061 482137 061 482237
2B 061 482135 061 482235
2C 061 482111 061 482234
2D 061 482136 061 482236
3A 061 482133 061 482233 061 585828
3B Main Ward 061 585655
3B Corridor 061 585814
3B Nurses Station 061 585258
3C 061 482162 061 482262 061 588710
3D 061 482159 061 482259 061 585074
4A 061 585760 061 585761
4B 061 585368 061 482671
4C 061 482139 061 585670 061 482339
5B 061 482354 061 585313
6B 061 482026 061 482530 061 588433
7A 061 588577 061 588580
7B 061 588353 061 588354
8B 061 585850 061 588342 061 588419
8C Station One 061 585908 061 588308
8C Station Two 061 588251 061 588323
8D 061 585649 061 585819
Rainbow 061 482172 061 482272
Sunshine 061 482560 061 482281
Cathlab 061 482682 061 482683
Coronary Care Unit (CCU) 061 482157 061 482682
High Dependency Unit (HDU) 061 482837 061 482941
Pre-op Assessment 061 585837
Day of Surgery Admission (DOSA) 061 585668
Intensive Care Unit (ICU) 061 482138 061 482238 061 482782
Surgical Assessment Unit (SAU) 061 482474 061 482479
Surgial Ward 061 482464 061 482422
Surgial Short Stay Unit 061 488672 061 482561


There are three car parks on the hospital campus. The cost for parking is €2 per hour for the first 2 hours and €1 an hour after that. The maximum parking charge for 24 hours is €10. The ticket machines accept cash only. There are ATM machines in the Bank branch across the road from the hospital and the service station next to the hospital.

Visiting hours

For the most up-to-date information, please visit the Hospital services and visiting restrictions during COVID-19 page:

Visitors must use our online booking system to book a visit. One visitor per patient per day.


There are two cafés in the hospital. The main reception and general admissions café opening hours are 8am to 8pm, Monday to Saturday and 9am to 8pm, Sunday and bank holidays. There is also a coffee shop in the emergency department which is open 8am to 10pm.

Vending machines

Vending machines are located throughout the hospital.


From Colbert train/bus station, walk to Hyde Rd (opposite Post Office). Bus 301 departs every 15 mins. Bus route numbers 301 and 304 stop outside the hospital. There is a bus stop outside the main gate of UHL. Taxis are available at the station and our reception staff can call a taxi for people.


The shop is beside main reception. Opening Hours are Monday to Saturday from 7am to 8pm. Sunday and bank holidays from 9am to 8pm.


The Hospital pharmacy is located on the second floor of the hospital. The pharmacy is for inpatients only.

ATM machines

There are ATM machines in the Bank Of Ireland across the road from the hospital and the service station next to the hospital. Cashback is available from the shops on the hospital campus.


Free WiFi is available on the ‘Eirguest’ network.


The University Hospital Limerick Chapel is located on the ground floor of the administration building. It is open daily from 7.30am to 7.30pm. Mass is held Monday to Friday at 1pm, Saturdays at 7pm and Sundays at 10am. Adoration takes place Monday to Friday from 12pm to 1pm The Pastoral Care Team can be contacted on 061 482192 or by contacting a member of staff at reception or through the ward staff.

Patient Advocacy Liaison Service (PALS)

The Patient Advocacy and Liaison Service (PALS) team acts as a point of contact between patients, their families or carers and the hospital. If you have concerns about any aspect of your care or service in University Hospital Limerick, we advise you to speak to the person in charge of the area as they are best placed to address your concerns as quickly as possible. If you feel that your concerns have not been addressed or if you would like the support of an advocate, the PALS team can assist you. The PALS team works on initiatives and ways to improve the patient experience by listening and responding to what matters to our patients. PALS also helps support those who are most vulnerable throughout their hospital experience. The PALS service is available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm; any contact made outside of these hours will be responded to on the next working day. Contact details: Patient Advocacy Liaison Services, University Hospital Limerick, Dooradoyle, Limerick Email: 061 485259 / 061 482448 / 061 588345 We have a dedicated PALS team based in our Emergency Department (ED). They are there to support patients and their families. The ED PALS team also provides a clinic in the department to support listen and advise patients and families during their ED stay. The clinic is open from 2pm to 4pm, Monday to Friday. Contact details: 061 588530 /

Payment information

You can pay your bill over the phone with your credit or debit card. Our Patient Accounts Office is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 1pm and from 2pm to 4.30pm Call 061 482140 or 061 482155 For bank transfers, please speak to one of our cashiers 061 482140 or 061 482155 or 061 482725.

Smoke-free campus

All our hospitals are smoke-free campuses. Smoking is not allowed throughout the hospital and the hospital grounds. Supports available to give up smoking


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