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Adult flu vaccines are available from Sept 21st 2022. Please book by clicking the link on the Home Page.

Childrens Nasal flu vaccine will be coming soon - stay posted for updates. 

The New COVID booster will be available from october. 

We are delighted to be partaking in the new FREE contraception service for ALL young women aged 17 - 25 years old. 

This new scheme provides free GP visits, free contraceptive prescriptions and free fitting of contraceptive devices for women aged 17 up to the eve of their 26th birthday. You do not need need a medical card - just a PPS number to avail of this service. 

Portmarnock Family Practice remains and continues to offer a full range of patient services including telephone, video and in-surgery consultations. Childhood vaccination, maternity care and blood testing service continues as normal.

There are ongoing COVID restrictions in the surgery.

  • All patients should wear a face mask covering their nose and mouth.

  • An automatic alcohol hand gel dispenser is available on arrival.

  • We have Sterimise Air filtration system in the waiting room to help keep the air clear of Viruses.

If you have symptoms of cough, shortness of breath or fever or have had contact with a case of Corona Virus please do not ATTEND the surgery.

Please RING the surgery. 01 8461300. A Doctor will ring you back and provide assistance.

For the latest guidance on Corona Virus/COVID 19 see hspc.ie

For advice about coughs, colds, earaches. flu, rash, temperature, sore throats and tummy upset please see:  mychild.ie and UNDER THE WEATHER

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Update on Covid 19 Booster Vaccinations

Covid Vaccines for BOOSTER programme

  • There are two Adapted Vaccines coming onstream for Booster Programme (Pfizer and Moderna) EXCEPT for those patients under 30 who may only receive the PFIZER vaccine

  • Previous vaccine type received by patient is not relevant

  • These vaccines CANNOT be used for Primary Dose 1 and 2 (or Primary dose 1-3 in case of immunocompromised

  • If you havent yet had a Primary course of vaccine you MUST book into a HSE clinic for this. 

A second COVID Booster is now recommended for all  aged over 50 from October 2022.  People with high risk conditions, Pregnant women ( after 16 weeks gestation) and healthcare workers are also elligible. 

It must be 4 months since previous COVID vaccination OR COVID infection. 

The HSE have provided both Pfizer and Moderna COVID 19 vaccines for our Booster programme. You will receive either one of these vaccines. If you are aged under 30 years old you will receive the Pfizer vaccine.  It does not matter if you received a different brand of COVID 19 vaccine previously.

For information on Pfizer COVID Vaccination see HERE

For information on Moderna COVID Vaccination see HERE

To Book a Booster Vaccine 

*If no appointments are currently available please check back later for cancellations or addition of new clinics.