Welcome to the Website of Sligo¬†University Hospital’s Emergency Department

(Photos by Dr Hossam Hamad)

The Emergency Department (ED) at Sligo University Hospital provides Emergency Medical Care to adults and children 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The catchment area covers Sligo, Leitrim, and South Donegal, as well as parts of counties Cavan, Mayo, and Roscommon. Over 37,000 patients attend the ED every year.

  • The Emergency Department is located on the Ground Floor of the Hospital.
  • Patients may access our service via:


Our aim is to provide high-quality, evidence-based care in a timely fashion to all patients who present to the Emergency Department. Every day we strive to ensure a kind, safe and excellent service and we hope you experience this whilst you are in our care.

Emergency Department Process







    Sligo University Hospital