Referrals

eReferrals

Highfield Healthcare are delighted to now offer a simple, secure and fast way for GPs to refer patients directly from your practice management system.  Referrals can be sent electronically via your Socrates, Helix Practice Manager or HealthOne systems.  It will use the HSE’s web-based messaging service, Healthlink, which provides for the secure transmission of clinical patient information between hospitals, health care agencies and GPs.

Please below see our helpful videos/downloads which are step by step guides on how to send an eReferral through your respective practice management system.

Socrates GP eReferrals Mini Guide

Helix Practice Manager GP eReferrals Mini Guide

Healthone GP eReferrals Mini Guide

Highifield Healthcare are also accepting eReferrals with Healthlink.ie. Simply visit the Healthlink website and submit a referral via your account.  Information on how to complete a referral on Healthlink can be found on their here.

Email Referrals with Healthmail

Highfield Healthcare has introduced the secure clinical email, Healthmail, to enable Healthmail users to refer to Highfield Healthcare via email. Healthmail is a service that allows healthcare providers to send and receive clinical patient information in a safe and secure manner. The highfieldhealthcare.ie domain has been tested and approved to securely transfer data enabling us to safely transfer clinical and personal data between any highfieldhealthcare.ie and any healthmail.ie email address.

Please send a completed referral form which can be found here to referrals@highfieldhealthcare.ie

GPs that wish to continue to refer via fax can do so on 01-8865451. Faxes sent to this number are received in a secure folder on the Highfield Healthcare network and are only accessible by authorised staff.

Please print off the referral admission form here and fax to 01-8865451. Please state on the referral form which service is required for the client i.e. Outpatient appointment, Day Hospital admission, Inpatient admission.

Highfield Healthcare

Contact information:
Main Switchboard on Tel: 01 – 8374444 (24 hours)
Email to: info@highfieldhealthcare.ie

IMPORTANT NOTICE | COVID-19

Visitor Restrictions

****As per recent government guidelines, please do not travel into Highfield Healthcare if you are coming directly from countries not on the government's travel green list (and have not completed the mandatory restriction of movements for a 14 day period) as unfortunately you will not be allowed entry into the building.****

At Highfield Healthcare, the health, safety and wellbeing of our residents, patients, staff, volunteers and visitors is of paramount importance to us.  In line with government guidelines on easing visitor restrictions to residential care facilities, we are regularly updating our plans for all services and will keep families updated with any progress as to when you can visit your loved ones.

Please note we are unable to accommodate any unplanned visits.

For any general queries, please contact our Family Support Line on 01 8865449.

Communication with Residents

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