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Developers & GP practices developing Primary Care Centres

Working with Clients and guiding them through the complex process of primary care centre development including securing HSE and GP leases required to make the project viable.

– Managing the design and construction Phase to deliver state of the Art Primary Care Centres for the clients, GPs & the HSE.

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GPs leasing or buying a unit in a new or existing Primary Care Centre

– Advising GP practices who have been approached by developers or building owners about leasing or buying a unit in a proposed primary care centres.
– Agree specifications for Building, Mechanical and Electrical systems with Developers on behave of the GP practice
– Attend design and construction meetings on behalf of the GP practice, reporting back to them, managing the sign off process on required actions.
– Managing the relocation of existing practice to the new Building including the fit out with no loss of service to patients.
– Implementation of primary care Health and safety and management standards in line with new current HIQA standards and legislative requirement.

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Operators of Primary Care Centre

Facilities management consultancy for new and existing primary care centres.

PCC’s are complex medical buildings with multiple healthcare tenants requiring Service level agreement budgets & management.

HIQA Primary care guidelines have now been issued. Much like nursing homes, PCC specific health and safety management systems will be required in all primary care centres going forward.

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Implementation of OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Standard in Primary Care Centres and GP Practices

D Casey Consulting put building management systems in place and assist Centre managers in achieving OHSAS 18001 certification. This accreditation is important to secure additional services for the centre and compliance with new HIQA guidelines.

MPHC was the first Primary Care Centre in the country to get certification in June 2010. We achieved this within 3 months of the centre opening. Ayrfield Medical Park Kilkenny was certified to OHSAS 18001 within nine months of centre opening in June 2012. http://www.imt.ie/news/2010/08/quality-assurance-first-for-mallow-centre.html