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Electrocardiogram
Ennis Hospital

Gort Road, Lifford, Ennis, Clare, V95 HN29


Phone: 065 6863127

Email: -


Internal Directions:
Ground Floor, Ennis Hospital

Opening hours:
9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

About Cardiology

Cardiology deals with disorders of the heart as well as parts of the circulatory system. The cardiology team provides 24 hour cardiac care to patients including a full range of invasive and non-interventional diagnostic tests and cardiac procedures including Cardiac Rehab, Echocardiogram, Coronary Angiography, Coronary Angioplasty, Stenting and Advanced Structural Interventions. The cardiology department includes an acute cardiac care unit, a step down cardiac facility and a cardiology day unit. University Hospital Limerick is a nationally designated 24/7 Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PPCI) centre for STEMIs.

About Electrocardiogram

An Electrocardiogram (or ECG as it is commonly called) is a measure of the electrical activity of your heart.  The technician will place ten electrodes on your arms, legs and chest and wires are attached to these electrodes to take the measurement.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: All patients

Who needs to refer you: Consultant GP

Referral Information: E-referral Referral letter

Special instructions for patients during COVID19

We may ask you to:

  • wear a face mask/other PPE
  • attend at less social hours to facilitate extended operating hours of services
  • attend a virtual clinic
  • complete a checklist on day before coming to hospital (the checklist will be provided with your appointment letter)

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