Adult Emergency Department

Contact Information
Tel 01 414 3601 or 01 414 3536

How to find us
The public entrance for the Emergency Department (ED) at Tallaght Hospital is opposite the multi-storey car park.

Only hospital staff can access the ED from inside the main hospital.

Emergency Department
The busy, modern Adult ED at Tallaght Hospital provides a 24 hour emergency service, 365 days a year and sees over 40,000 adult patients a year. Approximately 28% of patients attending the ED are admitted to the hospital.

 The Department is made up of:

  • Five Resuscitation Cubicles (Zone 1)
  • 18 Major cubicles (Zone 1)
  • Eight cubicles for ambulatory care and minor injuries (Zone 2)
  • Two Psychiatry Assessment rooms
  • Two Triage Rooms
  • Three Rapid Assessment cubicles.
  • Two Isolation rooms and one single room