Medical Card

If you have a medical card you are currently entitled to the following:

  • Free GP services
  • Prescribed drugs and medicines
  • In-patient public hospital services, out-patient services and medical appliances.
  • Dental, optical and aural services
  • Maternity and infant care services
  • Public health nursing, social work services and some community care services.
  • 8 counselling sessions with a professionally qualified and accredited Counsellor / Therapist

* To avail of the 8 free counselling sessions, referral must be made by your GP to the Counselling in Primary Care Service.