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GP service

RCSI’s student GP service is provided by Mercer's Medical Centre.

Mercer’s Medical Centre is a modern dynamic GP doctors' practice in the heart of Dublin’s city centre. It provides a full range of general practice care to RCSI students.

Mercer’s Medical Centre is also a primary care research practice for the Irish College of General Practitioners and they participate in the training of student doctors and in the specialist training of future GPs.

Surgery hours
  • Monday - Thursday: 9am to 5:30pm
  • Friday: 9am to 4:30pm

by appointment only

Tel: +353 (0)1 402 2300

All undergraduate students of RCSI (including GEP students) are entitled to free consultations at Mercer's Medical Centre provided they hold a valid current student ID and student number. Consultation fees at Mercer's are covered by RCSI; however students are responsible for house calls and prescribed medication charges.

Please bring your ID along to every appointment at the centre.

It is important to note that while Mercer’s Medical Centre are affiliated with RCSI, the College does not have access to any part of the clinical notes of any student. Confidentiality is of the utmost importance to the service. No notes will be released from Mercer's Medical Centre without the consent of the patient.

Full details of medical services, including vaccinations and screening, provided by Mercer’s to RCSI students can be found here, alternatively you can speak to one of our student well-being team if you need advice or assistance.