Covid Booster Clinics

Our Team at Beechlawn Medical Centre have delivered thousands of COVID vaccinations to our patients during 2021 and the early part of 2022. This includes participating in the administration of primary vaccination courses and more recently, as part of Ireland’s booster vaccine programme. However, as of this week, we have made the decision to pause our Covid 19 vaccination clinics. … Read More

Covid Booster Clinics December 2021 and January 2022

In view of the rapidly evolving situation with the COVID 19 pandemic and in particular the impact of the Omicron variant there has been a decision made by NPHET, in conjunction with the Department of Health and the HSE to rapidly expand the COVID 19 vaccination booster programme over the coming four weeks in a bid to vaccinate as much … Read More

Patience Please!!

As you may well be aware, General Practice in Ireland is coming under increasing workload pressure and the provision of care to our patients and the wider community  is becoming more and more difficult. Currently we are offering Covid 19 booster doses to our over 70s patients, in conjunction with providing flu vaccination clinics to both our more vulnerable patients … Read More

Vaccination Clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre….

Please note that we have now completed our first dose Covid 19 vaccination clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre. In accordance with current HSE recommendations, the practice will not be involved moving forward with the vaccination programme. For more up-to-date information about access to the HSE Covid 19 vaccine clinics, including the vaccination booking portal,  please see the HSE website. Be … Read More

HSE Covid Vaccination Clinics….65-69

The HSE have announced the roll out of vaccination clinics for people aged 65-69 years, who have not yet received a vaccine, starting today, Thursday April 15th at 10am. To register, please see link here..  HSE Vaccination portal. These vaccines will NOT be administered in Beechlawn Medical Centre. You will need their PPS number, Eircode, mobile phone number and an email … Read More

Covid Vaccine Clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre….a further update!!

As most are aware, and as highlighted in our earlier posts (and indeed across the media), vaccine supply has been an issue with regard to our roll out of the vaccination programme in our cohort of patients, aged over 70. This has been an issue in numerous practices across the country and has led to obvious frustrations and concern for … Read More

Covid Vaccine Clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre….a 2nd update!!

As stated in previous posts, our ability to vaccinate our vulnerable, elderly patients is dependent entirely on vaccine supply. As you are likely aware, supplies of the vaccine have been reduced over recent weeks and as a result, this week we were forced to postpone our plans to provide the 1st dose to many of our patients between the ages … Read More

Covid Vaccine Clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre….an update!!

Our vaccination programme is in full swing here at Beechlawn Medical Centre. We vaccinated our first cohort of vulnerable patients aged over 85 years over the course of the week of February 15th and are starting our next cohort, those aged over 80 years this week, March 1st. As stated in previous posts, our ability to vaccinate is entirely dependent … Read More

Covid Vaccine Clinics at Beechlawn Medical Centre

We are delighted and privileged to announce that the Covid 19 Community Vaccination programme will begin in Beechlawn Medical Centre on Tuesday February 16th.  As you are likely aware, this will begin with that group most vulnerable to the effects of the virus, our older patients, starting with those aged over 85 years. Our aim is to contact this group … Read More

Covid 19 Phone Scam

RTE Report; Covid 19 Scam Please be aware of this. If we contact you in any way in relation to COVID or COVID vaccination it will be by Practice staff only. We will not look for information like date of birth, PPSN etc over the phone. We will be contacting patients who are between 70 and 85 years of age … Read More