HSE (Tel. 061 483020)
|What is a Primary Care Team|
|Latest Service Information|
|Community/ Public Health Nursing|
|Home Support Service|
|Speech and Language Therapy|
|Social Work Services|
King’s Island Primary Care Team is a team of health professionals who work closely together to meet the needs of the people living in the community. We provide a single point of contact to the health system for the person.
Professionals working in KIPCC include:
GPs and Practice Nurses who will work from KIMC
Community Nursing Service – Public Health Nurse, Community Registered Nurse
Covering Corbally. (Tel. 483024)
Covering King's Island. (Tel. 483022)
Covering King's Island and Westbury. (Tel. 483020)
Home Help/support staff
Triona McNamara - Home Help Organiser. (Tel. 483600)
Sinead Glover - Desmond Programme. (Tel. 483437)
Speech and Language Therapy
Covering King's Island, Thomond, Westbury, Ballynanty. (Tel. 483020)
Dr Catherine McCrann (Tel. 457100)
As part of the Mental Health in Primary Care Initiative a Primary Care Counselling Service is now available in King's Island PCC. This is available free of charge to GMS patients over 18 years. For further information please contact a member of the primary care team.
Karen Lyons - covering King's Island, Thomond, Westbury and Ballynanty. (Tel. 457135)
Clinical Nurse Specialist in Diabetes
Covering King's Island, Thomond, Ballynanty and Westbury. (Tel. 483020)
The Primary Care Team members also link with other community-based disciplines to ensure all health and social needs are provided for. These include:
Mental Health Services
Doireann MacLoughlan - will see patients who have diabetes and require the opinion of a podiatrist. Also patients with a vascular or rheumatological condition and a "high risk" ulcer.
The HSE provided services in KIPCC are also available to patients who live or whose General Practioner practices in the King's Island or Corbally areas.
For further information tel. 061 483020