20 new jobs as Vhi opens new Limerick clinic


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.

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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.