Statement from Children’s Hospital Group

Wednesday 28th February 2018

Joint Statement from Children’s Hospital Group

  • Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin
  • Temple Street Children’s University Hospital
  • National Children’s Hospital at Tallaght

Due to the Red Weather Alert issued by Met Eireann today we wish to advise our patients and families that the three children’s hospitals are cancelling planned admissions and outpatient appointments for the next two days (Thursday 1st March and Friday 2nd March).  All appointments cancelled during this period will be rescheduled as a priority and parents/families will be advised of their new appointment by their relevant hospital.

The three children’s hospital are operating and their EDs are open and we wish to reassure patients that those who attend the EDs will be seen. 

To keep up to date with each of the children’s hospitals for further information please see;

 We wish to thank our staff who are making significant efforts to maintain services across the three children’s hospitals during very difficult and challenging conditions today.

A further update will be issued tomorrow, Thursday 1st March.

Go to weather warning updates page

Last updated on: 28 / 02 / 2018