Day Service Unit

We on the Day Service Unit in the Louth County Hospital work as a team dedicated to providing a high quality standard of service in order to satisfy our patients needs, by treating each patient as and individual in terms of courtesy, kindness, efficiency and confidentiality.

The unit comprises of 10 surgical beds which accommodates general, gynaecological, urological, dental and oral surgery. It also accommodates medical infusions and transfusions.

There is also a Geriatric Assessment Unit on the ward which operates on Tuesday and Wednesdays.

The Venesection clinic is also on the Day Service Unit. This clinic is currently operating two days per week but will be expanding in the near future.

Department Contact Numbers:

042 93 85466

Opening Hours:

7:30 – 17:30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

How many staffed in the department :

CNM 2 X1

RGN X 1 full time, 6 part time

HCA X 1 part time

Speciality Areas:

Day surgery, Medical Infusion and Transfusion, Geriatric Assessment and Venesection