The practice provides an extensive occupational health service to local government bodies and other major employers in the Cavan area. Our clients include
– Cavan County Council
– Department of Defence
– An Post
We are continuing to develop this aspect of the practice. Further details of how this service might benefit your organisation can be provided upon request.
Tara Lovett, Diploma Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Tara is available for consultation in relation to a wide variety of psychological problems. She has extensive experience in both the public and private sector. Her special areas of interest are supportive psychotherapy and the management of anxiety and depression. Her contact details are available upon request or alternatively (087) 2272457
Near patient warfarin testing
Warfarin clinics are run regularly in the practice for monitoring of all warfarin patients. It is important to make an appointment with the nurse between 9.30am-12pm. Results are usually available quickly and dose adjustments advised accordingly.
The practice provides a regular service to St Christopher’s Hospice, which is situated just outside Cavan town. The hospice provides long/short term care for a variety of long term illnesses as well as patients who require respite care. The practice liases with the local consultant led palliative care team in relation to management issues regarding patient care.
The practice provides twice weekly clinics in Cavan Institute, a third level college in Cavan town. This is a recent initiative between Farnham Medical Practice and the local VEC to provide readily available health care to the student body of the Institute. See newsletter for up to date information on clinic times
One of the doctors has a higher diploma in dermatology and the practice also has a visiting psoriasis nurse clinic which is held on a regular basis. Details available on request.
Farnham Medical Practice is an accredited yellow fever centre. We provide full travel health advice, vaccinations and advice on disease prevention for people travelling abroad. Our service includes:
– Individually tailored travel vaccination advice.
– Cost of vaccinations available upon request
– Ordering and administration of all vaccinations
Click here for information on travel vaccine requirements (www.tmb.ie)
It is essential that you visit your doctor well in advance of travelling abroad. This is to ensure you have ample time to receive the vaccinations required.
Please contact the surgery and we will compile a recommended list of vaccines required. You are then able to make the necessary appointments to receive the vaccines.