Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP)
ANPs use advanced critical nursing knowledge and critical thinking skills to independently provide optimum patient care through caseload management of acute and chronic illness. They are expert in clinical practice and educated to masters level or above. We currently have 10 such posts in place and are keen to grow these numbers as they are an essential part of our strategy in developing nursing supports for our patients and the healthcare journey they take with us.
|Candidate Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Geronotology|
Claire Noonan ANPc, RGN, NP, MSc
Helen Hobson, ANPc, RGN, MSc
Joshi Dookhy ANPc, RGN, MSc
Claire, Helen and Joshi work in collaboration with the Age Related Health Care Team and the multi-disciplinary team to deliver quality person-centred care with the aim of improving the healthcare experience and outcomes for older people in both the acute and community setting
|Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Dermatology|
|Carmel Blake (RANP, RNP, RGN, RSCN)|
Carmel works autonomously in collaboration with the dermatology team to deliver quality patient centred care, with the aim of improving the healthcare experience and outcomes for patients attending with dermatology problems
|Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Epilepsy|
|Denise Cunningham, RANP, RNP, RGN|
Denise works for the National Clinical Care programme in Epilepsy . She works in both Tallaght University Hospital and St James's Hospital. Denise also provides an Epilepsy Outreach clinic in Cheeverstown House for adults who have Epilepsy and an Intellectual Disability.
|Advanced Nurse Practitioners in Cardiology|
|Shirley Ingram RGN, NFECS, MSc RNP|
|Niamh Kelly, RGN, MSc|
Shirley & Niamh provide an advanced nurse led chest pain assessment service to patients who present to Tallaght University Hospital Emergency Department with chest pain. They work autonomously in collaboration with two clinical nurse specialists', and the Emergency & Cardiology Department Teams to deliver quality patient-centred care.
|Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Children's Emergency Department|
|Christian Micallef RANP, RNP, RGN|
Christian is originally from Malta, and has been living and working in Ireland since 2009. He currently works in The Paediatric Emergency Department (ED) of The National Children's Hospital at Tallaght University Hospital. Christian works autonomously in collaboration with the Emergency Department Team to deliver quality patient-centred care with the aim of improving the healthcare experience and outcomes for children and families attending the Children’s ED in Tallaght University Hospital.
|Candidate Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health|
|Sinéad Cleary, cANP, RNP, RM, RGN|
Sinéad works in the Women’s Preventative Health Unit at Tallaght University Hospital in collaboration with the Gynae team to deliver quality women centred care, the aim of which is to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer.
Candidate Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Acute Medicine
|Philomena McAuley, cANP, RNP, RGN|
Philomena works in collaboration with the Acute Medicine multidisciplinary team to deliver high quality patient-centred care to people presenting to the Acute Medical Assessment Unit with acute medical illnesses.
|Register Advanced Nurse Practitioner HSE Liasion |
|Jacqueline Sexton, RNP, RPN|
Jacqueline works autonomously in collaboration with treating teams within TUH to deliver specialist assessment and treatment of behavioural and psychiatric symptoms associated with dementia, as well as new onset or existing psychiatric illnesses to patients over the age of 65 years during their medical admission. She is also the link in the transition of psychiatric continuity of care once the patient is discharged home or transferred to a nursing home.
|Advance Nurse Practitioners Adult Emergency Department|
Anthony Kearney Msc, RANP, RNP, RN
Antoinette McIntyre Msc, ANPc, RN
Barry McBrien Msc, RANP, RNP, RN
Louise Lynam Msc, RANP, RNP, RN
Michele Hogan Msc, RANP, RNP, RN
Anthony, Barry, Louise and Michele currently work as Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners in the Adult Emergency Department (ED) of Tallaght University Hospital. Antoinette is a candidate advanced nurse practitioner. These Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners work autonomously in collaboration with the ED Team to provide quality patient-centred care with the aim of enhancing the healthcare experience and outcomes for patients attending the Adult ED in Tallaght University Hospital. In addition, to this role, Barry is also an Assistant Professor in Advanced Practice in Nursing at Trinity College Dublin.
|Advanced Nurse Practitioner for Childhood Epilepsy|
|Ann Connolly MSc, RANP, RNID, RNP, RCN. |
Ann works autonomously in collaboration with neurology and general paediatric medical teams to deliver quality family centred care for children with epilepsy (and their families) who attend the National Children’s Hospital.
|Candidate Respiratory Advanced Nurse Practitioner|
|Lisa Glynn (c ANP)|
I work in collaboration with the respiratory team to deliver high quality patient-centred care to patients with respiratory illness attending Tallaght University Hospital