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Beacon Limerick officially opened by Limerick Hurling Manager, John Kiely, on Barrington Street



Beacon Limerick official opening – Helen McCormack, Beacon Director Limerick, Pref Tom Kiernan, Beacon in Limerick Clinical Director, Colm Doherty, Chairman of Beacon Hospital and John Kiely, Limerick’s Senior Hurling Manager. Picture: Don Moloney

The new satellite clinic offers state-of-the-art healthcare services

 Niall Collins TD, Minister of State at the Department of Further and Higher Education, Helen McCormack, Beacon Director Limerick, Cllr Francis Foley, Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, John Kiely, Limerick Senior Hurling Manager and Pref Tom Kiernan, Beacon in Limerick Clinical Director. Picture: Don Moloney

Limerick’s most advanced private Cardiology, diagnostic imaging and health screening centre, Beacon Limerick, was officially opened Thursday, September 22, 2022, by John Kiely, Senior Hurling Manager of Limerick.

The new Beacon centre is a fantastic addition as John said it takes a proactive approach to healthcare, such as the HealthCheck screening service, and it is great to see such a huge investment in healthcare technology.



The new satellite clinic on Barrington Street offers state-of-the-art healthcare services including a comprehensive Cardiology Service, Diagnostic Radiology, Vascular Services, HealthCheck, Endocrinology, and a minor surgical day unit.

Michael Cullen, CEO of Beacon Hospital said, “We’re delighted to officially open Beacon today. The clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art modern medical and surgical equipment. Our consultants, nurses, radiographers, physiologists, and administrative staff are top of their field and will bring leading patient care to the people of Limerick and the Midwest. This marks a significant milestone for Beacon Hospital as we continue to invest and expand in both our Dublin campus and our regional satellite clinics, with Beacon in Limerick a key part of our future.”

Beacon hospital is renowned for its dedicated teams of highly skilled medical professionals, and its world-leading technologies and equipment.

The consultants, nurses, radiographers, and technicians are top of their field and work alongside our expert administrative team to provide patients with seamless care like no other.

Beacon Centre offers diagnostic imaging services using the most technologically advanced radiology equipment. It is run by a team of experienced consultant radiologists and radiographers offering cardiac CT, the only centre in the Midwest to do so, General CT, ultrasounds, DEXA Scans, vascular scanning, and x-rays. Beacon is Ireland’s most technologically advanced hospital.

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John Kiely, Limerick Senior Hurling Manager with Helen McCormack, Beacon Director Limerick. Picture: Don Moloney

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