COVID19 – Advice for Parents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Face Coverings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please wear a face covering when you are attending a medical appointment with your GP and always if you are unable to maintain social distancing of 2 metres for all other activities outside of your home.

You must also wear a face covering when using public transport or shopping.

If we all use face covering we protect each other from COVID19 and other respiratory viruses!

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COVID19 Screening Form

If you have any respiratory symptoms please click  Image result for red button png  and complete the COVID19 questionnaire. This will assist our doctors and nurses when they ring you back to discuss next steps.

Patients are experiencing delays when phoning the surgery because of the high volume of calls and the online questionnaire will speed up the process of our responding to you. Thank you for your co-operation.

 

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Corona Virus COVID19 Update 16th March 2020

Thank you for your patience today.

Repeat Prescriptions (Please Click to Download):      Image result for MS Word icon     Image result for PDF icon

Please allow 48 hours notice for repeat prescriptions, for safety reasons we are unable to take your request over the phone.  You can fax, email, post or request in person.

Image result for warning symbol Please note that because of COVID19 all prescriptions will be sent directly to your pharmacy for collection.

Our community with your support will “flatten the curve” and help our GP and hospital services.

If you are developing respiratory symptoms ring 053 92 39512 and we will assess you over the telephone and arrange testing for COVID19. All telephone consultations  with your GP from 16th March 2020 are free of charge.

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 You can also get regular updates from Dr Bill on Southeast Radio’s Morning Mix with Alan Corcoran

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COVID19 Update March 14th 2020

COVID19 is a rapidly evolving health crisis but with your help you, your family, friends and community  can remain healthy.

Routine appointments at Enniscorthy Medical Centre and Whitemill Medical Centres have ceased until further notice. This will not apply to childhood vaccinations and antenatal care. ALL REQUESTS FOR PRESCRIPTIONS, CERTIFICATES, LETTERS, FORMS MUST BE BY TELEPHONE  053 92 39512 or Email: info@enniscorthymedicalcentre.com

If you are acutely ill during normal surgery hours please  Image result for telephone icon 053 92 39512 and reception will take some details and a doctor or nurse from our team will ring you back to discuss next steps. Thank you for your patience.

Out of hours CAREDOC  1850 334 999

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Corona Virus COVID19

 

Protect yourself with these measures. Spread the message not the virus.

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INCREASE IN MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE

INCREASE IN MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE

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Meningitis can be caused by meningococcal disease, pneumococcal disease or Hib. In Ireland, MenB, MenC, PCV and Hib vaccines are offered to protect against meningitis.

The best way to prevent vaccine preventable diseases is by getting your vaccines on time every time. If your child is due vaccines make an appointment today and get them protected.

Not all strains of meningococcal disease can be prevented through vaccination so it is important to be aware of signs of meningitis  and septicaemia and if you are concerned don’t delay seek medical help immediately.

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If you would like to speak to someone about general information about meningitis and meningococcal disease and what to look out for you can contact the Meningitis Research Foundation by phone 1800 41 33 44 (Ireland) or email helpline@meningitis.org. The helpline hours are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

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We are pleased to offer immunisation for patients who fall outside the state funded schedule.

Cost: €295 Meningitis B x 2 jabs

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Free GP Care for all over 70s

At long last Free GP care for all over 70 has arrived!

Get Started!

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Free GP care for Children Under 6

 

Free GP Care for children Under 6 has finally arrived!

Parents can sign up on-line with 5 easy steps. The HSE will then email us for final approval.

Get Started

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Kathleen Lynch TD Minister of State, Department of Health and Dr William Lynch GP

Kathleen Lynch TD Minister of State, Department of Health and Dr William Lynch GP EnniscorthyKathleen Lynch TD Minister of State, Department of Health  and Dr William Lynch Enniscorthy   pictured  at the  3rd Practice Topics In Primary Care Meeting recently in Mallow Primary Healthcare Centre. The meeting is part of a Meeting Series aimed at Primary Care and Community Care Healthcare Professionals. This educational initiative is a collaboration between Mallow Primary Healthcare Centre, Living Health Clinic , Mitchelstown and is supported by the HSE and Irish College of General Practitioners.

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