About Us - Regional Hospital Mullingar

The Regional Hospital Mullingar provides a range of services aimed at ensuring the safety and well-being of patients, the public, and staff employed within the service.  The Hospital is part of the Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG) and is actively working to build strong clinical and strategic links within the Group.   Academic Partners include: UCD, RCSI, AIT and NUIG.  

A copy of our Statement of Purpose can be viewed here.

The hospital provides the following acute services:

  • Emergency Department
  • General Medicine (Including Regional Stroke Thrombolysis)
  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology 
  • Paediatrics / Special Care Baby Unit 
  • Critical Care
  • 24 hour CT scanning service

These services are provided to the population of Westmeath, Longford and specialist services to the wider community.  The hospital provides comprehensive medical and surgical investigation, diagnosis and treatment for adults and children, and comprehensive maternity service for women and their partners.  The Hospital also provides diagnostic Radiological and Pathology services as well as Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Cardiac Diagnostic and Rehabilitation Services, Pulmonary Function Laboratory and Respiratory Services. 

Further Specialities/Services are provided in the following areas:

  • Acute Medical Assessment
  • Antenatal / Parent Craft
  • Cardiology
  • Chest Pain Clinic
  • Early Pregnancy Service
  • Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinic
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy Universal Screening and Management
  • Endoscopy Service
  • Foetal Assessment Service
  • Gerontology
  • Haemotology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Neurology
  • Newborn Hearing screening
  • Opthalmic
  • Orthopaedics
  • Osteoporosis
  • Palliative Care
  • Phlebotomy
  • Podiatry / Diabetes Podiatry
  • Regional Endocrinology and Immunology Laboratory Services
  • Regional Respiratory Service
  • Respiratory including Sleep Lab Investigations
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Special needs - Paediatric
  • Stroke Service
  • Teen Clinic
  • Warfarin Clinic

Community based services that are also located on the Hospital site include:

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • SATU (Sexual Assault Treatment Unit 24 hour)
  • MiDoc Service

Development plans include:

  • MRI Unit
  • Development of Respiratory and Cardiac Day Services
  • Development of Paediatric Day Unit
  • Development of Diabetes and Endocrine Service
  • Development of Education Centre
  • Major Capital Development: Theatre, ICU and Endoscopy development