Emergency

What we do

The ED’s mission is to provide the optimum care for patients who are victims of sudden illness within the resources available, by maximising the effectiveness and efficiency of all aspects of the service. This includes direct patient care, support services, administrative function and academic and training activities.

Contact details

Emergency Directorate
Phone: (01) 416 2774 or (01) 416 2775
Fax: (01) 410 3451

Chest Pain Assessment Unit
Phone: (01) 410 3637
Fax: (01) 410 3451

Hyper Acute Stroke Unit 
Phone: (01) 416 2876
Fax: (01) 410 3451

Postal address:
Emergency Department,
St James’s Hospital,
Dublin 8

TitleNamePhoneEmail
Business Manager Brendan O Hagan (01) 410 3547 bohagan@stjames.ie
Assistant Director of Nursing  Sean Farrell (01) 410 3507 sfarrell2@stjames.ie
Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Emergency) Valarie Small (01) 416 2549 vsmall@stjames.ie
Nurse Manager CNM III Mary Joyce (01) 416 2780 mjoyce@stjames.ie
Clinical Facilitator Aoife Feeney (01) 428 4805 afeeney@stjames.ie

Consultants


Consultant Speciality (directorate) Email Telephone & fax
Dr. P. Staunton

Consultant in Emergency Medicine (MED)

Tel: (01) 416 2745/2777 / (01) 410 3581
Fax: 410 3451
Nurse liaison: Tel:
Dr. U. Kennedy

Consultant in Emergency Medicine (MED)

Tel: (01) 416 2745/2777 / (01) 410 3581
Fax: 410 3451
Nurse liaison: Tel:
Dr. G. Mc Mahon

Consultant in Emergency Medicine (MED)

Tel: (01) 410 3332
Fax: 410 3451
Nurse liaison: Tel:
Dr Darragh Shields

Consultant in Emergency Medicine (MED)

Tel: (01) 416 2777
Fax: (01) 410 3451
Nurse liaison: Tel: