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Paediatric Day Ward
University Hospital Limerick

St Nessan's Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, Limerick, V94 F858

Phone: 061 482706

Email: -

Internal Directions:
Enter the front door of the UHL hospital, take a right past the shop, follow the curved wall which winds right along a large corridor, you will pass another shop on the right and the Paediatric Department is at the first set of double doors on the left after the shop area

Opening hours:
Appointment only

About Paediatric

Paediatrics is the area of medicine that manages medical conditions affecting infants, children and young people.

About Paediatric Day Ward

There are seven day beds in the Paediatric Day Ward, this Day Ward operates on weekdays. Patients are treated for chronic medical conditions - Oncology, Gastroeneterology, Renal etc. Children are also admitted for Day Case procedures, sedation for Radiological investigations, Phlebotomy and multi-disciplinary team review.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: Acute Paediatrics

Who needs to refer you: GP Consultant NCHD

How to access this service: 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:

  • attend a virtual clinic
  • wear a face mask/other PPE
  • complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
  • to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time


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