OCTOBER NEWS

Flu Clinics: Walk Through Service by Appointment Only 

Weekly Lunch & Saturday Morning Clinics  now running for Adults & Children
Tel: 01 8339856 or Book your Appointment Online (Preferable) 

Additional Children’s Flu Clinics Tues 27th & Wed 28th Of October (Schools Closed this week)
Book Online
at www.swiftqueue.com and search for Fairview Medical Centre
and click on “
Children 2-12yrs Flu Vaccine Clinic 1” etc



Telephone Lines: ​ (Tel: 8339856) We have 4 lines available managed by 4 receptionist (37.5hrs daily), so when all busy, please keep trying and you will get through.  Please do not call our branch surgery as they cannot transfer your call.  Please note due to mobile network issues callers are getting no tone/no engaged tone when lines busy, this is out of our control and not related to our phone system.   Please keep trying, we are working very hard to turn around the calls as quick as possible.   Thank you for your patience

Emails: From 1st of October there will be a 3-5 day turn around for email responses to Non-Medical Queries.  We will not reply to medical questions or emergencies on email please phone 01 8339856.  NB: Please carefully read our Auto Response emails, the answer or assistance you require may be available from this information.  If you have already requested an administration task by email, this will be actioned, please do duplicate administration time by phoning in the same request following an email.

EFT Online Payment Procedure:  Payment is required in advance of service to reduce the time involved for your onsite visit.   As our lines are exceptionally busy it would greatly assist us if an EFT payment option could be used, payment instructions available on Fees menu option top of the home page.

New Website currently under construction

Thank you for your ongoing support while we work through these difficult times

Doctor / Nurse Consultations

Fairview Medical Centre and Clontarf Family Practice doctors wish to advise we are open from 8:00am to 5:30pm to help you with all your healthcare needs.  Access strictly by appointment only, and by use of the intercom.  

Appointment options:

    • Onsite/Normal practice visit Consultation, following telephone triage.
      Mask Mandatory & payment at time of booking required
    • Telephone Consultations
    • Video Consultations

Please contact FAIRVIEW MEDICAL CENTRE on 01 8339856  OR CLONTARF FAMILY PRACTICE  on 01 8331650
Please phone the surgery you are currently registered with.

 

We have put in place the strictest health and safety protocols to ensure your visit to the surgery is safe for you and for us, please read below.

Repeat Prescriptions: Email to meds@fairviewmedical.ie

Email Order needs to include:

  1. Your name and date of birth
  2. List of medications (your pharmacy can order on your behalf)
  3. Your Pharmacy name & address (we will issue directly to them)
  4. Standard Repeat Prescription Fee of €20.00 for non GMS patients

Please note: 

  • 72 hour turn around (during working days) for script to be ready
  • Medication Review every 6 months, before script can be reissued, please phone 01 8339856 to arrange telephone consultation.
  • Please advise of any recent hospital changes to your medications so that we can reconcile with our records (hospital report may not yet be received).
  • Please arrange follow up call to the surgery on 01 8339856 to arrange payment for script to be issued to your choice of pharmacy.

Download the Repeat Prescription Request Form

Measures we have taken to ensure a Safe Visit to the Practice

  • Telephone/Video Consultations Appointments to reduce the need for practice visits.
  • Practice Consultation Appointments are available as normal for patients without Covid19 symptoms Patients with practice appointments will be screened over the phone in advance and at the time of arrival to reduce any risks
  • No walk-in patients allowed. An intercom is now fitted at the front door of the surgery so that patients can be screened at the door before entering
  • All patients seen with staff wearing appropriate PPE (personal protection equipment)
  • All equipment/surgery room cleaned down between each consultation in adherence with guidelines
  • Allowing patients to wait in their car and be called on their mobile when it is time to come in. Please ensure to have your mobile to hand
  • Only one essential guest can accompany the patient (parent/ guardian/caregiver) to assist with mobility if required
  • Limited seating in the waiting room to maximise personal distancing and a maximum of 4 people in waiting room at any one time
  • All patients asked to sanitize on entering and exiting the building. Sanitizing hand gel available throughout the surgery
  • Contactless payment prior to consultation where possible
  • All staff provided with personal workstations and appropriate personal distancing
  • All surgery equipment and surfaces cleaned throughout the day

Covid Telephone Consultations

Following your tel consult with your doctors, your doctor may refer you for a Covid test centre according to the public health guidelines. An appointment for testing should follow, waiting times vary and we have no access or control over the scheduling of these calls.
Covid Telephone number for patients follow up: 1850 24 1580 (+ relevant options e.g. 3 for Test Results).

For further advice and information on Covid-19 click link below
HSE Coronavirus Information

Baby Vaccines

HSE/World Health Organisation, highly recommended baby vaccines are kept on schedule during Covid outbreak. Measures in place to ensure your safety for this service, please tel 01 8339856 for appointment booking. the nurse will ring you and do all the necessary paperwork and consent prior to arrival in the surgery.

Illness Benefit

Illness Benefit forms for first certs (not required for those already on weekly/monthly certs available to collect here or at the local intreo/illness benefit office.  Following first form submission, your Doctors can issue follow up e-certs directly to the department on your behalf thereafter.
Doctors can only certify patients following a telephone consultation.

Contact Us

37-39 Fairview Strand, Dublin 3, D03 F8C2
Phone: 01 8339856
Fax: 01 8530891
Website: http://www.fairviewmedical.ie
Email: info@fairviewmedical.ie

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Opening Hours

Monday 8.00 AM - 5.30 PM
Tuesday 8.00 AM - 5.30 PM
Wednesday 8.00 AM - 5.30 PM
Thursday 8.00 AM - 5.30 PM
Friday 8.00 AM - 5.00 PM
Saturday
(Emergency Walk-in Clinic)
8.00 AM - 9.30 AM