TWENTY new jobs are on the way to Limerick with health insurer Vhi announcing that it plans to bring a range of healthcare and wellbeing services to its customers in the Mid-West through the opening of a new clinic in Limerick in the second half of 2020.
The new healthcare facility in Limerick will be an evolution of the SwiftCare clinic service which has grown rapidly at a number of locations in Dublin and Cork over the past 12 years.
The new facility will, over time, offer other clinical services including lifestyle assessment and intervention services as well as physiotherapy, radiology and orthopaedic follow-up services.
Vhi has launched a recruitment campaign this week for experienced staff for the Limerick Clinic. The roles include GPs, ANPs, Practice Nurses, Physiotherapists, Integrative Health Specialists/Health Coaches and Administration staff.
Vhi Group Director of Strategy Tim McKeown said the company’s mission was to help people live longer, stronger, healthier lives.
“Regionalisation of our services is a key strategic objective for Vhi The investment in a new facility in Limerick will help to bring more services to our customers in the Mid-West, not only for when they have a minor illness or injury but also to help them manage their overall health and wellbeing.”
“We have a proven track record in introducing innovative services that lead to better patient experience for our customers and we are delighted to extend these services to the Mid-West,” Mr McKeown added.