Emergency Department

Tallaght University Hospital has an Emergency Department. The busy, modern Emergency Department at the Hospital provides a 24 hour emergency service, 365 days a year with over 50,000 attendances each year. 

Contact Information
Tel 01 414 3601 or 01 414 3536

How to find us
The public entrance for the Emergency Department (ED) at Tallaght University Hospital (TUH) is opposite the multi-storey car park.

Only hospital staff can access the ED from inside the main hospital.

Emergency Department
The busy, modern ED at TUH provides a 24 hour emergency service, 365 days a year and sees over 50,000 patients a year. Approximately 28% of patients attending the ED are admitted to the hospital.

 The Department is made up of:

  • Five Resuscitation Cubicles (Zone 1)
  • 18 Major cubicles (Zone 1)
  • Eight cubicles for ambulatory care and minor injuries (Zone 2)
  • Two Psychiatry Assessment rooms
  • Two Triage Rooms
  • Three Rapid Assessment cubicles.
  • Two Isolation rooms and one single room

Click here to access Emergency Department Patient Information Leaflet