Portiuncula Hospital Patient Accounts

The Patient Accounts Department at Portiuncula University Hospital is located on the left-hand side as you enter the Hospital's main reception area.

Opening Hours:
9am to 1pm, 2pm to 5pm

Monday - Friday

Contact Details:

For patients of Portiuncula University Hospital who have Private Health Insurance Queries,

Phone 090 964 8336

For patients of Portiuncula University Hospital who have General Patient Account Queries, please call General Patient Account Queries:

Phone 090 964 8231

Portiuncula University Hospital bills can now be paid by credit card and laser card.

Portiuncula Hospital operates a direct payment scheme for VHI and Laya Healthcare (formerly Quinn Healthcare).

Patients for admission are requested to bring the following (as appropriate):

  • Medical Card. The Medical Card number on its own will not suffice.
  • VHI number
  • Laya Healthcare number (formerly Quinn Healthcare)
  • Aviva Health Insurance number (formerly Hibernian Aviva)
  • ESB Scheme number
  • Garda Medical Aid number

Emergency Department charge

There is a charge for attending the Emergency Department; the current charge is €100 per visit. Some exemptions apply to this charge. It should be noted this charge may not be covered by your health insurance.


EU Patients

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) Holders

A European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) entitles you to reduced-cost, sometimes free, medical treatment that becomes necessary while you're in a European Economic Area (EEA) country or Switzerland.

Read more about the EHIC

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