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Update

Dear All!

We have a new address: Barrack View Primary Care Centre, Lord Edward Street, Limerick Eircode V94 DD8W (not far away from railway station).

Due to safety issue regarding epidemic of COVID-19, we would like to inform you that our surgery is temporarily working in emergency mode. We still continue to give cert and prescriptions. We understand your anxiety caused by the epidemic and we ensure we will do our best to support you in any way possible. Contact with our doctor is possible via email or phone (when previously arranged through reception). Online consulation will be available soon. Please keep an eye on our website or Facebook on regular basis to stay updated. We hope you understand and cooperate in this difficult period for all.

 

Tests for COVID-19

Attention! Recommendations to get tested for the Coronavirus are given following a consultation over the phone. Before the consultation, we ask that you fill out a screening online form, found on our website, which will greatly help us understand your concern. The COVID-19 tests are, as recommended by the HSE from the 31/03/2020, commissioned to people who meet certain clinical criteria or who had contact with an infected person in the last 14 days (up to the decision of the GP). Attention! Shannondoc is not referring anyone for COVID-19 tests!

 

You can order prescriptions or med certs via text message (0858 266 668) or email (royalmedlimerick@gmail.com).

  1. How to continue a med cert?

-send a text message (preferably) or phone on 0858 266 668 or write an email at royalmedlimerick@gmail.com,

Write your name, address (if recently changed), type of cert needed (for employer or social welfare)

-you will get a confirmation by text

-the e-cert will be issued (when you live outside Limerick) or alternatively send by post or if you prefer you can collect it next day at our new location Barrack View Primary Care Centre, Limerick V94 DD8W  (when you live not far away from our surgery) Barrack View Primary Care Centre, Limerick V94 DD8W

  1. To renew MC/private prescriptions/E-prescriptions

-send a text message (preferably) or phone on 0858 266 668 or write an email at royalmedlimerick@gmail.com

Write your name, address (if recently changed), medications needed, name, address and telephone of your pharmacy (in case of e-prescription) or if you would like to collect next day at our surgery ‘Personal collection’. We can  also send it by post.

-you will get a confirmation by text

  1. There is a possibility to apply for Medical Card (renewing or for the first time) online:  link

You can apply online or if you prefer you can submit paper form. If you have any queries, please write us an email.