Nursing - Limerick City

The Public Health and Community Nursing service provides a professional nursing service to before birth up to end of life. It is a diverse service provided by PHNs and Community RGNs.

Service provision includes:

  • Antenatal and postnatal care and advice
  • Family and child health service
  • Provision and support up to school age relating to Child Development / screening / nutrition / sleep / behaviour / enuresis / immunisation / child protection
  • School Health service provision to include vision and hearing screening and the delivery of the Immunisation programme
  • Professional Clinical Nursing Service
  • To all patients requiring care with health needs that are acute or chronic in nature, patients with a disability diagnosis and patients in situation of vulnerability for example isolation and loneliness