Rapid Access Lung Clinic
University Hospital Limerick
About Cancer Services
The Mid Western Cancer Centre at University Hospital Limerick is one of the 8 designated cancer centres in the country. Our team is dedicated to providing high quality care to patients with a cancer diagnosis. The service provides comprehensive treatments in radiotherapy, chemotherapy and supportive care of patients diagnosed with cancer using a multi-disciplinary approach.
About Rapid Access Lung Clinic
The Rapid Access Lung Clinic is a Consultant led service for patients who require urgent assessment or diagnosis based on their doctor's referral. It generally include diagnostic tests and consultation on the same day.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: All patients
Who needs to refer you: GP
How to access this service: Consultant Referral or GP Referral
Special instructions for patients during COVID19
We may ask you to:
- attend a virtual clinic
- wear a face mask/other PPE
- complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
- to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time