Chemotherapy in Ireland
Beacon Hospital is one of the most cutting-edge private hospitals in Europe, established in October 2006 and situated in South Dublin, with more than 1000 Specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals. Beacon Hospital offers 24 hours, topnotch acute care services comprising orthopedics, physiotherapy, cardiology, women’s health, urology, cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, plastic & reconstructive surgery, ENT, neurology, general surgery, comprehensive cancer care and emergency medicine.
Beacon hospital has 210 beds, 9 surgical operation theatres, and two linear accelerators. The hospital has more than 235 Consultants and 900 highly trained personnel, the hospital attended to more than 110,000 patients in the year 2016. Beacon also have 8 bed medical-surgical intensive care unit (ICU) and 6 bed crony care (CCU) unit are designed to deliver specialized medical care and recovery. Beacon Hospital operates a comprehensive infection prevention & control program, emphasizing on the hospital’s obligation to being the top-quality and safest provider of acute care services.
The Beacon Centre for Orthopedics is Ireland’s biggest autonomous Orthopedic Group Practice, in which 16 Physicians (surgeons and Rheumatologists) carries out all aspect of Orthopedic care in one division. The Beacon Cancer Centre provides patients the modern advances in cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment, with an incomparable variety of treatment opportunities, comprising of diagnostic testing, surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy in one convenient location.
Beacon Women’s Centre, comprises of the comprehensive scale of women’s gynecological care, using minimally invasive techniques whenever probable. The Beacon Breast Care Centre also offers same day mammography results and treatment in a sincere and convenient environment. Treatment facilities in Beacon private hospital consist of 9 operating theatres with rooms dedicated for Neurosurgery, Urology, Cardiac, General, Orthopedic and Ophthalmic Surgical procedures. It has 2 Endoscopy suites, a modern day oncology treatment center, and therapeutic radiography with LINAC- linear accelerator.
The Hospital accommodate 14 Critical Care Beds independently capable of isolating any patient, each patient is given their own room, with glass front, so nurses see everything, but a fair amount of privacy with their relations is allowed at this crucial time. It similarly curtails infection, a very relevant concern in healthcare today. Beacon devises highly advanced IT systems which stores medical records electronically and provides remote access to clinical information for doctors.
Some of the services which Beacon Hospital offer include an Emergency Department, which is consultant-led. Patients may be referred by their GP when they have, for example chest pain, and the hospital has the advantage of allowing direct referral to the wards when appropriate.
Similarly, as South Dublin, Beacon Hospital has satellite positioned in Wexford, Mullingar and Drogheda. This enables patients to access certain specialties locally, thus reducing travel and any inconvenience. If a procedure is necessary, it is performed in Sandyford, and subsequent follow up takes place back in their own community.
Where to Find Beacon Hospital
Beacon Hospital - Facilities
- Accessible disabled people
- Private rooms for patients
- Open 24 hours
- Emergency service
- Medical records transfer
- Open weekends
- Public transport access
- Interpreter services
- Special dietary requests accepted
- Personal assistance
Beacon Hospital - Pricing details and cost breakdown
Beacon Hospital - Certifications
- Joint Commission International