Irish GPs celebrate World Family Doctor Day 19th May 2020

Irish GPs celebrate World Family Doctor Day 19th May 2020

Irish GPs highlight enormous contribution of general practice in responding to COVID-19 pandemic on World Family Doctor Day 2020 80% of presumptive and actual COVID-19 cases managed by GPs. Ireland’s GP community today (Tuesday 19th May) celebrates World Family Doctor...
STATEMENT on expanded COVID-19 testing guidelines

STATEMENT on expanded COVID-19 testing guidelines

ICGP welcomes widening of COVID-19 testing criteria to everyone with one of three symptoms. Patients urged to self-isolate as soon as symptoms appear. Dr Mary Favier, President of the ICGP, said: “The Irish College of General Practitioners welcomes the widening of the...
Statement for World Hand Hygiene Day 2020

Statement for World Hand Hygiene Day 2020

Tuesday 5th May GPs urge the public – please wash your hands – #WashYourHands #HandHygiene Hand hygiene at vanguard of battle against COVID-19 Tuesday  5th May  is WHO World Hand Hygiene Day around the world The Irish College of General Practitioners, the...