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Bereavement Support Service
University Maternity Hospital Limerick

Ennis Road, Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566


Phone: 061 483196

Email: rita.obrien1@hse.ie


Internal Directions:
Please ask at reception for directions.

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday

About Obstetrics

Obstetrics is the area of medicine concerned with pregnancy, the delivery of babies and the welfare of the mother. Consultant obstetricians work closely with midwives in all aspects of routine and complex antenatal care, care of the mother and baby during delivery, and post natal support.

About Bereavement Support Service

The Bereavement Support Service aims to assist and help Mums and Dads cope with the physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and cognitive responses to loss.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: All patients who need the service

Who needs to refer you: NCHD Consulant General Practitioner Midwifery

Referral Information: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, list of current medications.

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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