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Mater Private Mid-Western Cancer Centre COVID-19 Triage Information

Published Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 16:45 pm

  • Limerick

The Mater Private Mid-Western Cancer Centre have implemented the following precautions for all patients attending the Radiotherapy Centre in line with the NCCP (National Cancer Control Programme) guidelines.

For patient safety following measures are in place:

  • Patients will be contacted in advance of their appointment by a member of the radiotherapy team and asked several questions regarding your health and your recent contacts.
  • On the day of  the radiotherapy appointment / treatment we kindly ask patients to park the car in the car parking, stay in their car and call the following telephone number 061 485 326. Our staff will advise patients about having your temperature manually checked in the Cancer Information and Support Centre. Following temperature check patients will be asked to return to their car and wait to be contacted by a member of our treatment team for your appointment / treatment.
  • For patients who are on concurrent chemotherapy / radiotherapy on the day of their chemotherapy appointment / treatment they will be contacted by the medical oncology screening team. If you need to contact the medical oncology team please call 061 485 163.

For Chemotherapy Screening please call 061 485 163

For Radiotherapy Screening please call 061 485 326