It's good to prepare yourself for your hospital stay and to know what to expect.
What to Bring
- Admission letter
- If you are a medical card holder or have private medical insurance(such as VHI/BUPA, Garda Medical Aid etc.) Please bring all relevant information i.e. Medical Card, Expiry Date.
- Up to date list of medications and cards e.g. Warfarin, steroid allergy, blood sugar records.
- Clothing: Night clothes, dressing gown, underwear and comfortable non-slip footwear
- Toiletries: Hand towel, face cloth, toothpaste etc. Men: please bring in your own shaving equipment
The hospital does not accept responsibility for loss, theft or damage to personal belongings not handed over for safekeeping.
Please note that you are responsible for your own personal property and clothing.
Please do not bring any valuables such as jewellery, large sums of money or pension/savings books. Where this is unavoidable, please contact the Ward Manager who will arrange for their safekeeping.