Patients requiring a Sick Certificate for work must attend the practice in person and be seen by a Doctor who will decide whether to certify the patient. If you need a continuance of a Sick Certificate then please contact Reception and they will place the request with your Doctor.
For Social Welfare Certificates we will need your PPS number and dates of sick leave. Patients need to be absent from work for 3 days before they receive a Social Welfare Certificate. Please contact Reception 24 hours before your Social Welfare Certificate is due. Social Welfare Certificates must be collected from Reception in person. For a Social Welfare Certificate, you will need to provide your PPS number and exact dates for which the Social Welfare Certificate is requested.
Reports requested and paid directly by insurance companies and/or solicitors, are normally dealt with within 7 days of the information being requested. Reports requested by patients are charged according to content and complexity of reply.