The Hospital

CHI at Temple Street (formerly Temple Street Children’s University Hospital), originally founded in 1872, is an acute paediatric hospital which cares for approximately 148,000 children per year from across the country. With a staff of 95 consultants and over 950 others healthcare professionals (comprising of nursing, paramedical and support staff) it delivers immediate specialised care to sick children. Over 55,000 of the 145,000 children who attend Temple Street every year, attend our Emergency Department, making it one of the busiest in Europe.