Operating Theatre Department has three Theatre Suites; each suite consists of Anaesthetic room, Preparation Room, Scrub Room, disposal room and a large Operating Theatre all fully equipped with state of the art facilities. The Department also contains five Bay Recovery Unit also furnished with the most up to date technologies, and a spacious three Bay Reception Area. A separate Out Patient Treatment Room is located on Level 3 for Minor Surgery procedures performed under local anaesthesia.
Naas Operating Theatre Department provides General surgery, Emergency surgery, Laparoscopic surgery, Minor surgery, Emergency Endoscopy, Vascular surgery, Special Needs Dental surgery, Pain Management Procedures, and Anaesthetic Procedures. This is a twenty-four hour, seven-day week service for Elective and Emergency surgery.
The Operating Theatre Department team aims to facilitate the indivual needs of the patient and to give a high quality standard of care.
The Department welcomes and accommodates student nurses who are undergoing their clinical placements as part of the degree in Nursing Programme, helping, teaching and guiding them during their exposure to the specialty of Operating Department nursing.
The experienced theatre staff aim to be friendly and helpful and are competant in every aspect of Peri-Operative, Post-Operative and Endoscopy Nursing Care. Pre-operative Visits are provided by a theatre nurse to inpatients the evening before surgery.
In Response to the psychological needs of the Special Needs Patients a carer or a relative are encouraged to accompany them in the Reception area and Recovery Room. The anaesthetic nurse caring for the patient will guide the accompanying person.