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INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS ATTENDING THE CARDIOLOGY DAY WARD

For your safety we have made changes to the Cardiology Day Ward to comply with physical & social distancing, temperature checks and provision of face mask.

Please do not come to the hospital for an appointment unless you are contacted by us and asked to attend.

Before your procedure:

  • You will receive a phone call within 48 hours of your appointment for pre-procedure screening.
  • If you have a temperature or are feeling unwell, please do not attend for your appointment. Please contact (01) 809 2063/2065 to re-schedule
  • Please ensure you have arranged a lift home following your procedure.
  • Please ensure that you read the information leaflet regarding medication/fasting etc and follow the specific instructions relating to your procedure.

The day of your procedure:

  • All patients attending the Cardiology Day Ward will enter through the hospital main entrance.
  • Staff will be on hand to guide and help you and we ask that you please adhere to their instructions.
  • See HERE for directions to the Ward

Appointment times must be strictly adhered to.

  • Please bring a list of your current medications.
  • Please bring your medical card or private health insurance details as appropriate.
  • Staff will perform temperature checks and provide facemasks, for all patients and relatives.
  • Patients will be directed to the Cardiology Day Ward
  • Please maintain social distancing at all times and avail of the hand sanitisers provided

If you have any queries about attenting the Cardiology Day Ward, please contact the number on your appointment letter.

Thank you for your cooperation and patience during this time