About Letterkenny University Hospital

Letterkenny University HospitalLetterkenny University Hospital (LUH) (1) is an acute general and maternity hospital delivering a patient-centred, quality-driven focused service and a wide range of diagnostic and support services. LUH is one of five hospitals in the SAOLTA Hospital Group (2) and is a teaching hospital with links to the National University of Ireland Galway, the Royal College of Surgeons and the Letterkenny Institute of Technology. Undergraduate Nurse, Midwifery, and AHP training and clinical placements are also provided at the hospital along with post graduate Medical and Nursing education.

Letterkenny University Hospital serves the population of the North West which has high levels of elderly people and high levels of unemployment. In 2016, the hospital had over 60,000 attendances at its Emergency Department and over 42,000 attendances at out patients clinics making it one of busiest Hospitals in the country.

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This voluntary organisation, which was granted charitable status in 1995, has been responsible for raising in excess of €5 million from membership fees, donations, church gate collections and various fund-raising events throughout the North West since 1992.

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Letterkenny University Hospital,
County Donegal,
Tel: (074)91 04466
GPS: 54.955839,-7.734279