St. James's Hospital Dublin
St. James’s Hospital in Dublin can trace its origins back to 1667 when the foundation stone
was laid for a poorhouse on its site. Today, it is one of the largest hospitals in the Republic
of Ireland and a renowned teaching hospital, providing emergency and elective medical and
Read the case study for information on how:
- St James’s Hospital wanted to help elderly people to have a better quality of
life by minimising risk factors, such as poor diet and inactivity, which can lead to chronic
disease and repeated hospital admissions.
"This is the first time, to my knowledge, that asset mapping has been used anywhere in Europe to promote successful aging."
Dr David Robinson, consultant geriatrician, St. James’s Hospital
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