Covid-19 Information & Test Request
This information and referral process is intended for registered patients of Mercer's Medical Centre. There is a separate page for RCSI students here.
If you are a patient of another practice, please feel free to browse this information, but you should contact your own GP for advice, treatment and referral.
COVID-19 is a new disease, and we are still discovering many things about it. The information below may change based on the guidance of our national Public Health body.
We have broken the necessary information into the following sections:
If you are unwell
If you develop symptoms such as Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Significant loss or change to sense of smell or taste then you might have COVID and will...
If you have only mild symptoms such as a slight fever, a cough or sore throat, please complete this form below, which is emailed directly to Mercer’s. A...
In close contact
If you are concerned that you might have been in contact with someone with Covid and are wondering what to do next, please read this link. You should be able...
Testing and results
Testing and ResultsAs part of your workup, the doctor will arrange for you to have a swab taken from your throat and nose to check for the presence of COVID-19...
For parents/carers of children
A useful summary for parents & carers of children. This is an isolation quick guide for children aged 3 months to 13 years.
Some useful links for up to date and accurate advice on all things Covid.