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Non-elective Admission

Created by :
  • C. Walsh - Bed Manager
  • Director of Nursing in consultation with all appropriate stakeholders

Responsible Department

  • Department of Nursing / Bed Management Unit


  • To enhance patient services by providing a timely and appropriate response, through the cooperation of all stakeholders, for General Practitioners, requesting an inpatient admission. This guideline will define the processes required to achieve the aforementioned.

Contact Process

  • Monday to Friday only:  between 9 am – 5 pm.

Direct Line to Bed Management

  • 021–493 5292 or 021–493 5464

Out-of-Hours and Weekends

  • Direct number:  086-8283698.
  • Request to speak to the CNM2 'Admissions Sister'.
  • This CNM2 is responsible for ensuring all requests are dealt with in a timely and appropriate manner.
  • If an immediate response is not possible, the General Practitioner's contact details will be taken and the CNM2 will update him / her as appropriate.

Evaluation Process

  • Monitoring the effectiveness and stakeholder satisfaction with this development is an ongoing process.   Your suggestions, comments and feedback are welcome.


  • Ms. Carmel Walsh 
  • Contact number : 021–493 5388 or 086-8363086
  • E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Please note: Consultant staff will continue to welcome and receive direct calls from General Practitioners.