Children's Emergency Dept Liaison Service

Children's GP Liaison Office Opening Hours

  • The office is open between 9:30am hrs until 1:30pm Monday to Friday.
  • The direct line is 01 414 2396 
  • The fax number is 01 414 3890

Useful Direct line phone numbers

  • Children's OPD Appointment 01 414 2409
  • Please refer Elective Orthopaedics for example "Congenital Displasia of the Hip" to Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin.(OLCHC)
  • Please Note that requests for elective ECG's should be referred to OLCHC 01 409 6466
  • Children's EEG's in Tallaght 01 414 3025


  • The GP liaison nurse in the Children’s Emergency Department is Ms Pauline Deacy.
  • The objective of this service is to improve patient care through effective communication between the children’s emergency department and the General Practitioner and other community services.
  • The GP can contact the GP Liaison nurse to access information such as test results and radiology reports. Assistance with queries is also available.  
  • The GP Liaison nurse can also offer guidance with regard to the appropriate referral process required for a patient.
  • The GP Liaison nurse will keep the GP up-to-date with regard to the patients’ condition and follow-up needs.


  1. Please type the letter if possible.
  2. Please ensure patient contact details such as name , address, phone number and date of birth are legible.
  3. Enclose your fax number if you wish a discharge summary to be sent by return fax.

 Triage Process for GP referrals to the children’s emergency department

  • Please ring ahead on 01 414 3558 if you are concerned about a patient or need advice.
  • Children referred by a GP will undergo exactly the same triage process as a child attending without a GP letter.
  • Children will  be seen first by a triage nurse, they are then allocated a category based on the child’s condition and will be reviewed sooner if their condition changes. 

Referral process to Children's OPD

Paediatric Outpatients Appointments Tel: 01 414 2409/414 2410 Fax 01 414 3046 between the hours of 9:30am -12pm and 2pm-4pm

Private Appointments Tel: 01 414 2183

X-ray Appointments only Tel: 01 414 3762

Phlebotomy appointments for children is available by appointment only - appointments must be booked online, appointments are available on Monday -Thursday 8.00-4pm (closed for lunch 12.30-1.30 Approx) Friday Mornings Only 8am-12pm




Specialist Nurse

Secretary Appointments

Dr. David CoghlanRapid Access Clinic/ General Medicine / Early Childhood DevelopmentalTriona McGlynn Bleep 2476Tel: 01 414 2410
Dr. Rosemary ManningGeneral Medicine / HeadachesDeirdre O'Shea Bleep 2955Tel: 01 414 2410
Dr. Peter GreallyRespiratory /Allergy/ General Medicine/ Sleep Studies/ Cystic FibrosisMary McDonald Bleep 7302TEL: 01 414 2410
Dr. Basil El NazirRespiratory/ General Medicine / Allergy/ Cystic FibrosisMary Mc Donald Bleep 7302TEL: 01 414 2410 /414 2996
Dr. Shoana QuinnGastroenterology / General Medicine TEL: 01 414 2410
Dr. Ann Marie BroderickGastroenterology TEL: 01 414 2410
Mr. Sami AwadallaSurgeryOrla Cummins Bleep 7309TEL: 01 414 2410
Mr.. Brian SweeneySurgeryOrla Cummins Bleep 7309TEL: 01 414 2410
Mr. Sri ParanSurgery/ Urology/ EnuresisOrla Cummins Bleep 7309TEL: 01 414 2410
Dr. Edna RocheEndocrinologyJacqueline Lyons Bleep 7303Tel: 01 414 2181
Dr. Ciara Mc DonnellDiabetes MellitusAdrienne Brennan Bleep 7301TEL: 01 414 4110
Dr. Emma Curtis / Dr. Joanne BalfeChild Development / General Medicine /Speech Delay/Intellectual Disability/ AutismStephanie Kelly Bleep 2615TEL: 01 414 4823
Dr. Denise Mc DonaldGeneral Medicine/ Neurodisability (Motor Delay/ Physical DisabilityStephanie Kelly Bleep 2615TEL: 01 414 2671
Mr. Don Mc Shane / Mr. Brendan Conlon/ Mr. John KinsellaENTSharon Wallace Bleep 3007TEL: 01 414 2410
Conor EnglishPlaster NurseBleep 2354TEL: 01 414 4791
Dr. David WebbNeurologyAnn Connolly ANP Bleep 2625TEL: 01 414 2410
Dr. Ciara FarrellChild Adolescent Mental HealthCaroline McGrath Bleep 1154Tel: 01 414 4802
Dr Aideen ByrneAllergyFionnuala Heraghty Bleep 7101Tel:: 01 414 2410
Sharon MoranGP LiaisonBleep 7253Tel: 01 414 2396 / 087 985 7027
Ger LeenCystic Fibrosis NurseBleep 7300Tel: 01 414 2824 
Deirdre O'SheaChildren's Pain NurseBleep 2955Tel: 01 414 2338 


Patient Advice

Patient Information leaflets are available to download. We recommend that the GP/practice nurse/public health nurse discuss the leaflet and its contents with the parent/guardian prior to its distribution.

Please set your printer to short edge duplex and double sided if you want to print the leaflet on a single A4 page.

Please click here to access patient advice leaflets.