COVID-19   -  

COVID-19 - if you have symptoms of Covid19 please do not come into the surgery.  If you have cough, sore throat, headache, runny nose, fever -please do an antigen test. You must wear a face mask to enter the building

COVID -19 2nd/3rd BOOSTER CLINIC -  If you are a patient of the practice, aged over 50yrs and need a 2nd/3rd booster, please email your interest to or book a booster appointment online at HSE vaccination clinic ( – this way you get your booster by selecting a time and date that suits you

  • You must have received the first two doses, & 1 Booster of Covid-19 vaccines before you get a 2nd/3rd Booster.
  • It must be more than 4 months since your last Booster dose.
  • It must be more than 4 months since you have had Covid-19 infection.

Please have your PPS number to hand in case we do not have it on file. The HSE central record of your booster dose is connected to your PPS number.


Please note important steps we have taken to ensure our practice and patients remain as safe as possible from Coronavirus. We need your support and adherence to these changes. We only see patients by appointment. The practice is only accessible by speaking to us on the intercom - Do not arrive without an appointment. You must wear a mask to enter the surgery building

General Information can be found at the Health Protection Surveillance Centre Website.

If your GP has advised HOME ISOLATION Please click this link.

If you share a home where someone is in Isolation, please click this link.

If you are symptomatic or awaiting results, please see this link for more information.

Please see the link here to get information about illness benefits for COVID-19 illness.

Employees and the self-employed who have lost employment due to a downturn in economic activity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. This information is available here.

FORMS and Sick notes

Social Welfare for Illness Benefit related to COVID-19 –

Illness Benefit application for COVID-19

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 Doctors Surgery Hours

We no longer have a Walk-in Clinic in the mornings. We only see patients by appointment. To make an appointment with either Dr. Mel Bates, Dr. Patricia Carmody, or Nurse Gleasure please phone the surgery on 01 8331086.

Our surgery is closed on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays and is covered by D-Doc 0818 22 44 76 .
To view surgery hours click on the doctor or nurse below.
Dr. Bates,       Dr. Carmody    Nurse Geraldine

Mission Statement

We at Fairview Family Practice are responsible for the provision of comprehensive and continuing care to every individual who seeks our medical care, irrespective of age, sex or illness. We care for individuals in the context of their family, their community and their culture. Complete confidentiality is assured at all times.

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