HEALTH PROMOTION & EDUCATION
The ethos of the Women’s Health Clinic has a clear philosophy and unequivocal objective towards the provision of a “Women Friendly Service” which enhances the health and welfare of women.
Such provision is central to orientation towards a health promotional and educational approach based on encouraging women to take responsibility for their own health and to provide support necessary to achieve this.
Health services encompass a spectrum of health issues unique to women and are mainly those concerned with gynaecology and reproductive issues.
The clinic liaises with GPs, Hospitals, Laboratories, Public Health Nurses, Social workers, Counsellors and other health professionals.
So as to promote health at local level, Information and Educational Programmes relating to making healthy choices in lifestyle is available e.g. Provision of educational talks to:
· Women’s Groups
· Community Groups
· The workplace The clinic is an approved Family Planning Training Centre for doctors and nurses.
- Women's Health Clinic -
- Newcastlewest -
- County Limerick - Ireland -