Health Services in Ireland

The HSE provides health and social services to everyone living in Ireland. Our services are delivered to young and old, in hospitals, health facilities and in communities across the country.

Apply & Register

Medical and GP Visit Cards, Drugs Payment, EHIC and more
Registration, Certificates and Civil Ceremonies
Food Safety, Environmental Health, Water Quality and more
32 offices nationwide, admin centres for HSE schemes and community services

Everyday Care

Pharmacy services, find a local pharmacy on a map
How to access GP or Family Doctors, find GPs on a map
Dental services provided by the HSE to adults and children
HSE Health Centres are an important part of your community
GPs, Public Health Nurses and other staff working as teams to care for your community

Care when you need it

HSE services, support groups, organisations, statutory assistance to support carers
Injury Units treat a wide range of injuries such as broken bones, dislocations, sprains and strains
Delivering hospital services throughout the country
Services for parents expecting a baby, hospital care, mother and infant scheme
Information for the public and staff on National Ambulance Service
How to access urgent services outside of normal hours
A specialist nurse led health professional team providing a rapid integrated response
Emergency Management works to ensure Emergency plans are developed, updated and tested as required.

Community and Social Care

Welfare and Protection, Family Support, Adoption, Social Workers
Including intellectual, physical or sensory disabilities
Information on mental health services provided in hospitals and communities across Ireland
Hearing screening for babies, children and adults
Nursing Home Support Scheme, Home Care, Tips for Healthy Ageing

Specialist Care

Support for people with alcohol and drug addiction problems
The Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme provides information to help people living in Ireland to experience positive sexual health and wellbeing.
Public Health aims to improve the health and well being of people
Cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment, is a major healthcare challenge
Current and reliable information about genetic and rare diseases
Community and hospital based health services in Co. Kerry.