Women’s Health Clinic is an integral part of Primary Healthcare and has
become synonymous with women’s health.
Essentially the clinic is nurse – led under the direction of a medical director and liaises with:
General Practitioners Hospitals Laboratories, Xray and other Departments, Public Health Nurses, Social workers, Counsellors and other health professionals.
The following services are very patient centred and are
available to everyone:
Female Health Screening Well-woman examinations include Screening for : Female Cancers Diabetes   Heart Disease (Cholesterol, Blood pressure , Diet /Exercise ) Osteoporosis - Prevention and treatment
Cervical Screening (Smear test) The clinic is contracted to The National Cancer Screening Service
Breast Examination- (instruction on self-examination)
Pregnancy Pregnancy tests, Pre-conceptive care Infertility Support (Referral /Follow-up) Pregnancy counselling The clinic liaises with CURA as well as the Crisis Pregnancy Agency which formulates and implements a National Strategy on Crisis Pregnancy.
A Comprehensive Family Planning Service Include all methods of medical, natural & non-medical and emergency contraception. Medical family planning clinics are conducted by medical personnel who specialise in this area. Counselling & advice is available if necessary prior to appointment for medical clinic. The clinic is an approved Family Planning Training Centre for Doctors and Nurses
Menopausal Medical Clinic Services include Advice, Counsel, Therapy and Well woman check.
Gynaecological services Pre and Postoperative advice and counselling for women in relation to surgical procedures e.g. Hysterectomy, Mastectomy. Medical consultation concerning Gynaecological related problems e.g. Ovulation/Menstruation, Infectious/Inflammatory GU conditions. Referral to STI clinic if appropriate.
Women's Health Clinic