UL Hospitals Group Statement:
Due to the weather warnings issued by Met Eireann as a result of storm Ophelia, UL Hospitals Group is cancelling all outpatient appointments, day surgery and elective procedures in University Hospital Limerick, University Maternity Hospital Limerick, Nenagh Hospital, Ennis Hospital, Croom Orthopaedic Hospital and St John’s Hospital on Monday 16th October.
Patients are advised not to travel to the hospitals unless absolutely necessary.
Injury Units will remain open in Ennis and Nenagh Hospitals from 8am to 8pm and in St John’s Hospitals from 8am to 6pm and the Emergency Department in UHL remains open 24/7.
All patients whose appointments have been cancelled will be contacted to reschedule.