Physio. Telephone Triage MUH

Physiotherapy Dept., MUH, Cork Emergency Departments

What is Telephone triage?

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A telephone service that gives you advice on sprains and strains after you have attended the Mercy University Hospital emergency department.

When can you contact the service?

Who will you speak to?

A Senior Physiotherapist.

How long will the phone call take?

Approximately 20 minutes.

What will happen when you phone?

You will be asked some questions about your problem. We will then decide how best we can help.

What can I do if you can’t get through?


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Please call (021) 4935340:

You have 2 weeks from ED attendance to call us on (021) 4935340.
If you do not call within 2 weeks, you will be discharged.

If you are concerned, please contact the Emergency Department you first attended:

Mercy Injury Unit, Gurranabraher (021)4926900

LIU Mallow(022)58506

LIU Bantry(027)52900

Content by Marie Kelly- Senior Physiotherapist, MUH, Dr Íomhar O' Sullivan 29/2/2019. Last review Dr IOS 17/06/21