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Student Health Unit

Student Health Unit services are free of charge to all full-time students/apprentices.

  • Appointments to see the Doctor or Nurse can be made by telephoning or e-mailing the Health Unit during opening hours Monday to Friday 9.00 – 4.30.
  • It is not possible to call to the Health Unit without first making contact by phone or email.
  • All students must be initially triaged by the Nurse prior to seeing the Doctor.
  • In the event of a medical emergency ring 999 if necessary and please notify a member of staff who will alert the Health Unit.
  • We ask that students wear a mask when attending the Health Unit.
  • When making contact with the Health Unit the following information will be requested:
    • Student Id Number
    • Name
    • Local Address and Eircode
    • Date of Birth
    • Telephone Number

Making an Appointment

Appointments to see the Doctor or Nurse can be made by telephoning or e-mailing the Health Unit during opening hours using the contact details below:


What are the main services offered by the Health Unit?

Please note, The Health Unit is not a replacement for a student’s own General Practitioner ( G.P.). The services provided are as follows:

  • Day to day/On the day illness:
  • Minor Illness: e.g. cough and colds, chest infection, gastro-enteritis, urinary tract infection…
  • Recent/New Injuries: minor injuries, burns, dressings ect…
  • Sexual Health and Contraception services
  • Mental wellbeing
  • Medical Emergencies – always given priority  

Counselling:

The Student Counselling Service is a professional, confidential counselling service provided to all registered students at DkIT.

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