Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinic (RACPC)
We are proud to announce as an extension of our Cardiology Services the commencement of RACPC in the OPD Department. The service operates from Monday to Friday 09.00 – 17.00 and is accessed via a designated phone line 021 494 1942. This provides G.P’s with a service dedicated to the assessment of patients they feel have new onset angina or those with CAD who need reassessment. The service is led under the auspices of Dr. J. Kenny and Dr. C. O’Shea.
Expansion of Breast Care Service
The Breast Care Nurse in conjunction with the Radiology service is launching a new ‘Breastcheck’ service to the public via G.P referral. For patients with asymptomatic breast disease who choose to get a baseline mammogram. These patients will be co-ordinated via the Breast Care Nurse who will offer individual support and consultation to these patients.
A soundproof audiometry booth has been installed in the OPD, a full range of audiometry services is now available in the OPD Department.