Mary Mercer’s Ward

Located on the ground floor of the main St.James Hospital building.

Mary Mercer’s ward is a  31 bedded acute admission and assessment ward.

Patients from the Emergency Department, MedEl Out Patient Clinics and the Robert Mayne Day Hospital who are assessed and require  treatment are admitted directly to Mary Mercer’s Ward which is an acute ward specifically for the older person.

The assessment, diagnosis and treatment of these patients is carried out by our multidisciplinary team and based on assessment outcomes. Many patients transfer to the rehabilitation ward and where possible arrangements are made to support home discharge.

Visiting hours 

    From 2.30pm to 3.30pm

    From 7.00pm to 8.00pm

Contact Details

Phone: (01) 416 2131 or (01) 416 2151

Please be aware –

In the interest of patient care children may only be admitted by prior permission.  We are also not in a position to accept flowers on behalf of our patients.