GP & Emergency Department


Blackrock Clinic’s Emergency Department (ED) caters for patients suffering from:

  • chest pain
  • gastrointestinal
  • respiratory conditions
  • fractures, falls or other orthopaedic complaints
  • other urgent conditions which may require stitches and casts.It is open to all patients above the age of 16.

The Emergency Department’s opening hours are currently:

Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm,

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am – 5pm.

Patients are welcome with or without GP referral and no appointment is necessary.

If you need to communicate directly with the Emergency Department Consultant the number to dial is:

Tel: 01 206 4479

To fax in a referral, the number is:

Fax: 01 206 4448 

For Patients:

Please advise your patients to call Freephone 1800 283 999 to contact the ED themselves on any issue. Full information is available if you follow this link: Emergency Department Information

For admissions, should a patient have a minimum cover level of VHI Plan B (HealthPlus Access), or the equivalent with the other insurers, then Blackrock Clinic will absorb the shortfall.

Please advise your patient to call our Freephone Enquiry Line on 1800 60 10 60 to discuss costs / insurance cover.