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Thursday 1st March – The Medical Centre is closed

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A Status Red Weather Warning is still in place. Glanmire Medical Centre will remain closed all day today. In the event of an emergency please call 999 or if possible attend your nearest Emergency Department for medical emergencies. Alternatively South Doc will be on duty for out of hours after 6pm this evening 1850 335 999
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Weather Warning for Munster – Wednesday 28 March 2018

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The Medical Centre is closed for routine appointments on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd of March due to the Status Red warning in place. This is for the patients and staff safety as extreme weather is expected.

For medical emergencies please attend your nearest Emergency Department or contact Southdoc after 6pm on 1850 335 999

Dr. Grufferty will to attend the surgery on Thursday morning from 10am to 12pm for emergencies only

We apologies for any inconvenience caused. We will open for business as soon as the weather improves. Stay Safe and please avoid travel unless completely necessary.


Participation of Provision of Services to under 6 year olds

Participation of Provision of Services to under 6 year olds

We are participating in the provision of services pursuant to the Health (General Practitioner Service) Act 2014 (under 6 years olds). From 1 July 2015, children under the age of 6 are entitled to free visits to GPs that are taking part in the scheme. Children can be registered from 15 June 2015 to get a GP visit card for children under 6. In addition to free GP visits, the card covers specific assessments at age 2 and 5 and care for children with asthma. If your child or children have a Medical Card or GP Visit Card they will automatically be registered for this new scheme.

How to apply

If you have any questions before registering, you can phone Lo-call 1890 252 919.

Click here to apply for under 6s scheme

To register, you need:

  • Your PPS Number
  • The PPS Number of each child
  • GP Visit Card Under 6s Registration From
  • Your choice of participating GP from this practice

More information with regard to registration and how this scheme works can be found on HSE website