Useful Contacts

Public and Patient Advocacy and Support Services

Citizens Information Board
Telephone: 0761 07 4000
www.citizensinformationboard.ie

Dignity 4 Patients
Telephone: 041 9845761/ 086 1654111
www.dignity4patients.org

Health Complaints
This website provides information on how to make a complaint or give feedback about health services in Ireland.
www.healthcomplaints.ie

Irish Advocacy Network
Telephone: (01) 8728684
www.irishadvocacynetwork.com

Irish Patients Association
Telephone: (087) 659 4183
www.irishpatients.ie

Patient Focus
Tel: (01) 885 1611
www.patientfocus.ie

Other Regulators and Public Bodies

CORU - Regulator Health and Social Care Professionals
Telephone: (01) 293 3160
www.coru.ie

Dental Council – Regulator of Dentists
Telephone: (01) 676 2069
www.dentalcouncil.ie

Health Service Executive (HSE) - Healthcare Services
Telephone: 1850 241 850
www.hse.ie

Medical Council of Ireland – Regulator of Doctors
Telephone: (01) 498 3100
www.medicalcouncil.ie

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland – Regulator of Nurses and Midwives
Telephone: (01) 639 8500
www.nmbi.ie

Office of the Ombudsman
Telephone: (01) 639 5600 / LoCall: 1890 223 030 (from outside 01 area)
www.ombudsman.gov.ie

Office of the Ombudsman for Children
Telephone: 01 865 6800
www.oco.ie

Office of the Financial Services Ombudsman
Tel: (01) 662 0899 / LoCall: 1890 882 090
www.financialombudsman.ie