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The New Children's Hospital

The New Children's Hospital will be a world-class facility, equipped with the latest technology and will be staffed by our dedicated professionals who are passionate about providing exceptional care to children and young people in Ireland. Your dedication, expertise, and compassion are essential to our success. As we move into our new home, we look forward to creating a workplace where you can thrive and make a lasting impact on the lives of our patients. This page provides resources and information for our staff as we get ready to move to The New Children's Hospital.

Are you ready staff newsletter

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This is our new, monthly, all CHI staff newsletter to help keep you informed and up to date on all things New Children’s Hospital and Project Ogham.

Over the next 12-18 months this newsletter will provide content such as: signing up for training, about becoming a Super User or New Hospital Champion, attending training, practicing in the Playground environments and much more. Everything you will need to know will be found in these newsletters! Let’s get ready!

Next Open House Events

Join us at the staff information sessions about the New Children's Hospital. Just drop in.

Next Open House Sessions:

  • CHI at Temple St - Thursday 20th June - Front & Back Parlour Room - 10 am onwards

Floor-by-floor guide

Updated floor guide

The New Hospital will have 93 day beds and 380 inpatient rooms 300 with ensuite facilities. Each spacious room will have a spacious bed for a parent or guardian. A PDF version of the above file can be downloaded here. An OPD version is available here.

Due to the sheer size of the hospital, the signage will be by a numbering system – this wayfinding system is aimed at helping families with the journey, legibility, accessibility, design, and consistency. For example: 53C, denotes 5th Floor, Zone 3, Ward 3C.

Explore each floor using the guide below.

New Children's Hospital Floor Guide

January 2024 Drone Footage

Staff workspaces

Work space

Throughout the building, there are a number of areas designed to improve the staff experience. This includes:

  • Beverage Bays
  • Staff Rests
  • Coffee Pods
  • Balconies
  • Winter Gardens
  • Reading Room
  • Breakout spaces
  • Gardens and Terraces

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Project Ogham (Electronic Healthcare)

Project Ogham

What is Project Ogham? Pronunciation: Ogham = “Oh-um” or ”O-um” Project Ogham is the Electronic Health Record Project. Project Ogham is the foundation to the New Children's Hospital being the first truly digital hospital in the country.

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