THE UCC CAMPUS HAS CLOSED FROM 6PM ON 12/03/2020 IN LINE WITH THE GOVERNMENT DIRECTIVE THAT ALL HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS CLOSE.
TELEPHONE ENQUIRIES TO STUDENT HEALTH 4902311 IN OFFICE HOURS M-F. OUTSIDE OFFICE HOURS A RECORDED MESSAGE ON THE 4902311 LINE WILL ADVISE RE SOURCES OF HELP AVAILABLE.
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND IN PERSON AT A HEALTHCENTRE OR YOUR GP PRACTICE IF YOU BELIEVE YOU HAVE RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS, FEVER OR COVID-19 . PLEASE TELEPHONE FIRST.
FOR A LIST OF THE OUT OF HOURS CENTRES IN YOUR AREA OR COUNTY USE THE SEARCH TOOL AT
UCC STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES SUMMER 2020
During the closure period and over the Summer months, UCC Student Health is operating a restricted service. Where possible consultations and advice are conducted via telephone. If the clinician on duty recommends that a physical examinations is required and that the matter cannot be dealt with through telephone consultation, attendance at a healthcare facility will be arranged and/or advised. This may be at your local COVID-19 HUB, an Accident and Emergency Department, an Outpatient Clinic or in the Student Health Centre. You may also be directed to attend for a COVID-19 test at one of the local COVID-19 testing centres - in Cork this is based in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Please do not attend the Student Health Centre, your GP, an Accident and Emergency Dept, a GP Out of Hours Service or COVID HUB or testing Centre without prior arrangement. Telephone your Dr first.
Telephone 4902311 for advice from our Student Health staff. During the Out of hours period, a voice message will advise on sources of help available for students remaining in Cork who are not yet registered with a local General Practitioner.
URGENT MEDICATION: BOOKED APPOINTMENTS OR REQUESTS FOR RECORDS OR INFORMATION
If you are due a prescription from UCC Student Health, your local GP or pharmacist may be able to dispense a supply based on their medical or prescribing records for you. You may also ask your Dr or pharmacist to email via the secure Healthcare Professional only Healthmail service at: firstname.lastname@example.org with the details of your request and we will revert to them ASAP..
If your GP or Specialist requires information from your medical record over the closure period, once you have given them your consent to the release of this information, your GP or specialist can request information from UCC Student Health via the Healthcare professional only Healthmail secure e-mail system. They can e-mail their query to the secure e-mail address email@example.com