Located close to the gates of Cavan General Hospital on Farnham Road, the clinic enables patients from Cavan / Monaghan and surrounding areas to have easier access to some of the country’s leading Medical and Surgical consultants without a need to travel to Dublin or other large centres.
Patients referred by their GP are assessed in the Cavan Clinic and any follow-up consultations will take place there, significantly reducing the travel time and associated costs for patients. Where a procedure may be required, this will take place in the Bon Secours Hospital Dublin which is conveniently located 90 minutes from Cavan Town and just off the M50 (exit 5).
The Clinic currently provides access to the following specialties:
The opening of the clinic is a very exciting time for the Bon Secours Health System which is well known throughout Ireland for providing Advanced Medicine and Exceptional Care. In keeping with our founding mission, the opening of the Cavan outreach clinic brings us back to working more closely within communities and we look forward to welcoming patients from Cavan / Monaghan and the surrounding area to our Cavan Clinic.
Also provided on-site are the following diagnostic services - Duplex Ultrasound (incl. ABI if rquired), Cardiac Echo, ECG, Holter Monitor and Ambulatory Blood Pressure measurement.
Dr Ramona Valea - Consultant Rheumatologist
On the days when the Cardiology and Vascular clinics take place, there is also a Cardiology Physiologist and Vascular Technican on-site who perform the following diagnostic tests as requested by the Consultant - Duplex Ultrasound ( plus ABI if required), Cardiac Echo, ECG and who also fit for Holter and Blood Pressure Monitoring.
A GP referral is required to make an appointment to see one of the specialist team at the clinic.
Once you have your GP referral please contact Sarah in the clinic and she will arrange an appointment for the next available clinic. Where your GP sends your referral directly into the Clinic, Sarah will be in contact with you to arrange an appointment.
|Consultation Fees||€150 - €200|
|Review Fees||€120 - €150|
|Electrocardiogram - ECG||€40|
|Echocardiogram - ECHO||€264|
|Holter Monitor ( 2 days)||€195|
|Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor||€125|
|Duplex ultrasound scan incl. ABI if required||€150 ( 1 or 2 legs)|
|(Incl. Cardiology Consultation and some or all of the following tests dependant upon clinical indication: - ECHO, ECG, Holter and BP Monitor)|
Some medical insurance packages tmay have an allowance towards Consultant fees. In all cases you will be required to pay the fees on the day of visiting the clinic and you will be provided with a receipt which you can submit to your insurance company or claim back against your personal taxes at the end of the year using a Med 1 form. ( downloadable here).
In the event where patients to the Cavan Clinic may require a procedure, this will be carried out at the Bon Secours Hospital Dublin. The Bon Secours Hospital Dublin and the other Hospitals in the group have negotiated excellent rates and coverage with all the private health insurance companies and have some of the best coverage available amongst private hospitals across the country. For those patients who may not have health insurance, we also have a self pay option for procedures. For more details about these Self Pay prices, please contact 01 8065351.
Depending upon the insurance policy, there may be excesses associated with them. Please note that you will be liable for all charges not covered by your insurance company. If your consultant advises that you will need a procedure / treatment, please ask your consultant for the procedure code and contact your insurance company with your policy number to ensure that you are covered at the Bon Secours Hospital Dublin. You can also check in general if your insurance policy covers you in the Bon Secours Hospital Dublin by calling 1890 50 40 30 or 01 8082300