Midland Regional Hospitals

About the Midland Regional Hospitals

The Midland Regional Hospitals comprise three acute public hospitals, which collectively provide accident & emergency and secondary healthcare services across the Irish midlands from facilities at Mullingar (Co. Westmeath), Portlaoise (Co. Laois) and Tullamore (Co. Offaly). The hospital group is managed by the Health Service Executive and are subject to ongoing rationalisation and clinical service development.

Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore

Based in Tullamore, Co. Offaly, this acute hospital provides clinical care in:

  • Cardiology
  • Dental Surgery
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Haematology
  • Nephrology
  • Oncology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)
  • Radiology

Some of our undergraduate medical students rotate through this hospital for short periods during their initial medicine and surgery education.

Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar

This 200-bed acute hospital in Mullligar, Co. Westmeath provides clinical care in:

  • General Medicine including Endoscopy, Gerontology, Respiratory Medicine, Endocrinology and Cardiology
  • General Surgery                               
  • Obstetrics/Gynaecology                                          
  • Accident & Emergency
  • Radiology                                          
  • Paediatric/Special Care Baby Unit     
  • Pathology
  • Out-Patient Services inc Ophthalmology

Some of our Medicine Interns rotate through this hospital as part of the UCD/HSE Dublin/Mid-Leinster Intern Training Programme.

Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise

This 200-bed acute hospital in Portlaoise, Co Laois provides clinical care in:

  • General medicine
  • General surgery
  • Accident and emergency
  • Oncology
  • Endocrinology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Haematology
  • Paediatrics
  • Anaesthesia
  • Radiology

Some of our medical students will interact with this hospital for a short period of time during their paediatrics training, and some of our medical interns will rotate through this hospital as part of the UCD/HSE Dublin/Mid-Leinster Intern Training Programme.