Board of Governors

The Hospital is controlled and governed by a Board of Governors.

There is an Annual General Meeting of the Board of Governors each year and at this meeting the Annual Accounts are submitted, the Management Committee is constituted, the Auditors are appointed and any other business may be considered or adjourned or referred to the Management Committee.

An extra-ordinary meeting of the Board may be requisitioned by not less than ten members of the Board or by the Management Committee.

Management Committee

The management and business of the Hospital is conducted by the Committee, constituted annually by the Board of Governors.

Medical Board

The Medical Board acts as an advisory body to the Management Committee and reports to the Management Committee on any matter which it considers should receive the consideration of the Management Committee.

The Medical Board consists of all Consultant Medical Staff.

Organisation Structure

The following outlines how the Hospitals services are managed and co-ordinated.

Chief Executive

The Chief Executive is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Hospital, including:

  1. Responsibility for the executive Management of the Hospital
  2. Monitoring the delivery of agreed levels of clinical activity within approved financial allocations
  3. The recruitment, supervision and remuneration of staff
  4. The implementation of service plans and ensuring that the net expenditure determined by the Health Service Executive is not exceeded.

Strategy Group

The Strategy Group is responsible for reviewing strategic issues and developing strategic plans.

Service Heads

Each Service Head is responsible for the day-to-day management of his/her service area.

Department Heads

Each Department Head is responsible for the day-to-day management of his/her department.

See our: Governance / Management Organogram.