Mayo General Hospital

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Mayo General Hospital
Health Service Executive
Location Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland
Care system HSE
Hospital type General
Emergency department Yes
Beds 332

Mayo General Hospital is a hospital situated in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland, serving County Mayo. The emergency department (A&E) has an attendance of 27,000 patients per year. Other services include general surgery, medicine, paediatrics, orthopaedics, and obstetrics and gynaecology. There are 332 in-patient beds. The following services are also provided: oncology, Limb Fitting, palliative care, Age-related medicine, day surgery, endoscopy and radiology including computerised tomography.

Notable patients[edit]

Eithne Kenny, mother of Taoiseach Enda Kenny and wife of Henry Kenny, died here at the age of 93 on 26 November 2011. Actor Robert Shaw also died here on August 28, 1978 after suffering a heart attack at the side of the road several miles from the hospital [1][2]


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