Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new respiratory illness that has not previously been seen in humans. It can affect your lungs and airways. The virus causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever and in more severe cases, pneumonia. You can protect yourself by washing your hands frequently and avoiding touching […]
The Meath NEDOC centre has moved from Navan to Dunshaughlin on a temporary basis. It is intended to return to Navan in March 2020. The new temporary centre is based in the Dunshaughlin Healthcare Unit (EirCode A85 WD91)which is on the main street beside the primary school and opposite the cemetery. The healthcare unit has […]
The NEDOC service is extremely busy as we approach Christmas. Already we have seen extremely high levels of contact to the service. Opening Hours of NEDOC: Monday 23rd December from 6pm – 8am Tuesday 24th December Tuesday 24th December from 6pm – 8am Friday 27th December Friday 27th December from 6pm – 8am Monday 20th […]
The Mother & Infant Scheme does not cover the cost of GP out of hours consultations in NEDOC for pregnancy related consultations. A fee applies to patients who present with a pregnancy-related illness unless you have a medical card or a doctor visit card. The baby is not entitled to free medical care unless the […]
Parents are reminded they must have applied for and have received a GP Visit Card for children under 6 in order to avail of free GP care in NEDOC. Children under 6 are NOT automatically eligible for free GP care.