Staff

Consultant Staff

The Emergency Department is staffed by 4 Consultants in Emergency Medicine:

Dr Kieran Cunningham (Specialty Co-ordinator)
Special interests: Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Injury Prevention
Tel: 071 913 6800
Fax: 071 917 4646

 

Dr Karen Harris

Special interests: Simulation Training, Critical Care
Tel: 071 917 4505
Fax: 071 917 4646

 

Mr Fergal Hickey
Special interests: Resuscitation, Sports and Soft Tissue Medicine
Tel: 071 917 4505
Fax: 071 917 4646

 

DrSweeneyDr Michael Sweeney
Special interests: Evidence-Based Medicine, Ultrasound
Tel: 071 913 6800
Fax: 071 917 4646

 

 

Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor Staff

 

7 Middle Grade Staff including:

  • 2-3 Specialist Registrars from the National Advanced Specialist Training scheme in Emergency Medicine
  • 4-5 Registrars

8 Senior House Officers from Core Training Schemes in Emergency Medicine, Medicine and General Practice

  • Sligo University Hospital is a recognized training hospital for the three year Core Specialist Training in Emergency Medicine (CSTEM) – This includes a total of 18 months Emergency Medicine,  3-month rotations in Orthopaedics and Acute Medicine, and 6-month rotations in Paediatrics and Anaesthetics/ICU.

1 Intern

Nursing Staff

Helen O’Shea
Clinical Nurse Manager III
Tel: 071 917 4505
Fax: 071 917 4646

 

Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Denise Guckian

 

 

 

Joan Groarke

 

 

 

Clinical Nurse Managers II

Catherine Regan

Trish Luby

Ann McCoy

Catherine Kelly

Erin Lyons

Julie McGrath

Staff Nurses:

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Ancillary Staff

  • Clerical
  • Health Care Assistants
  • Portering staff
  • Social Worker
  • Mental Health Liason
  • Housekeeping staff
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ED Surf Day Aug 2014

 

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On-site Hospital Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Urology
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • ENT surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Endocrinology
  • Haematology
  • Oncology
  • Rheumatology
  • Dermatology
  • Neurology
  • Elderly Medicine
  • Renal Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Anaesthetics, Intensive Care, and Pain Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Microbiology
  • Histopathology
  • Radiology (including Interventional Radiology)
  • Psychiatry
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Immunology (visiting)
  • Oral Surgery/ Dentistry/ Orthodontics
  • Palliative Care Medicine

Access to other Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery – Galway University Hospital, Galway
  • Interventional Cardiology – Galway University Hospital, Galway
  • Maxillofacial Surgery – Altnagelvin Hospital, Derry
  • Neurosurgery – Beaumont Hospital, Dublin and Temple Street Children’s Hospital, Dublin
  • Vascular Surgery – Galway University Hospital, Galway
  • Hyperbaric Medicine – Cork University Hospital, Cork
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery – Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin
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