Affidea Ireland celebrates International Women’s Day

We here at Affidea are proud to have over 260 female healthcare staff, with an even ratio for senior leadership, so we delivered some well-deserved treats to our teams to celebrate the day! Quality & Accreditation Manager Carol Tutty kindly shares her story to inspire others, while here’s a quick snapshot of just some of our other talented Superwomen! “In 1986, I qualified as a Registered General Nurse while working in St. James’s Hospital. Shortly after, I moved…

Affidea Ireland supports Operation Walk Ireland

Affidea Ireland is proud to support Operation Walk Ireland, a charity whose mission is to perform hip and knee replacements for patients with advanced arthritis who would otherwise not have access to this life-changing surgery, in developing countries such as Vietnam. Operation Walk Ireland’s second mission in Hanoi last year led to 86 hip and knee replacements in 5 days, and engaged in a surgical educational programme with Vietnamese orthopaedic surgeons, anaesthetists, nurses and physiotherapists. Operation Walk was…

Winners Announced for National GP Awards 2018

Healthcare professionals from all over the country were honoured at the third National GP Awards in association with Affidea, at a glittering awards ceremony in Dublin.  General practitioners and healthcare professionals were presented with awards across 11 categories by television personality, Dr Pixie McKenna. A further 21 nominees were commended for their contributions to healthcare across the country. The annual National GP Awards recognise excellence, innovation and collaboration amongst GPs, hospitals and healthcare…

Shortlist announced for the National GP Awards 2018, in association with Affidea Ireland

General Practitioners and healthcare professionals to be honoured for innovation and progress., the online resource for GPs in Ireland, today announced details of the shortlisted nominees for the third annual National GP Awards, in association with Affidea, Ireland’s leading independent provider of diagnostic imaging services. The winners will be announced by GP and television personality, Dr Pixie McKenna, at a glittering awards ceremony in Dublin on Friday 21st September. Now in its third year,…

Kilkenny City ladies step out in style in Féile football thanks to Affidea Ireland

Our #AffideaFamily in Cork’s Affidea ExpressCare Minor Injuries & Illnesses Walk-In Clinic was proud to sponsor Kilkenny City Ladies Gaelic Football team in Division One of the All-Ireland Féile Peil na nÓg. The Cats played a blinder on the back of the Camogie Féile and Gaynor Cup competitions, becoming the first Kilkenny club to qualify for the Division One Cup quarter finals and returning home as one of the Super Eight. In a weekend exhibition of…

Urbanism Congress Kicks off With Chamber Event on Future of Cork – Irish Tech News

Ahead of the official launch, the Academy of Urbanism kicked off its ‘Cities on the Rise’ congress in Cork with a key business event attended by 60 leaders from across Cork’s business community, as featured in Irish Tech News. The leadership dinner organised by Cork Chamber and sponsored by Affidea was held in the Vertigo Suite in Cork County Council, from where attendees enjoyed an uninterrupted view of Cork’s skyline and the future opportunity for…

Nominations Deadline for Third National GP Awards in association with Affidea Ireland

It’s that time of year again! will host the third national GP Awards, in association with Affidea Ireland, on Friday 21st September 2018 in Dublin’s Shelbourne Hotel. Healthcare professionals and General Practitioners from all over the country are now invited to send in their nominations across the following 12 categories: GP of the Year Establishing GP of the Year GP Trainee of the Year GP Trainer of the Year Rural Practice of the Year Patients’… Call for Nominations for Third National GP Awards 2018 in association with Affidea Ireland, Ireland’s most widely used online resource for GPs, today launched the third annual GPBuddy National GP Awards in association with Affidea – Ireland’s leading independent provider of diagnostic imaging services including MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray, CT and DEXA scans. The Awards will be held in Dublin’s Shelbourne Hotel on Friday 21st September 2018. Healthcare professionals, General Practitioners and healthcare institutions from all over the country are now invited to send in their nominations across 12…

Affidea Ireland Athletics Ireland Junior Endurance Camps

It has been a busy few weeks with three Affidea Ireland supported Regional Junior Endurance Performance squad camps taking place in Connacht, Leinster & Munster. For the Leinster camp, a large group of athletes arrived at Gormanston College for a Q&A with London Olympian, physiotherapist and coach Mark Kenneally, who attended a similar national camp back in 1998! Mark spoke about his highs and lows, dealing with injury, work-life balance, his reasons for staying in…

Record-breaking Relentless Rowers thank the #AffideaFamily!

The Affidea Ireland supported Relentless Rowers have finally returned to dry land following their new world record breaking crossing of the Atlantic in under 35 days, in aid of Cork University Hospital Paediatric Department through CUH charity. The crew – made up of Cork doctors Sean Underwood and Pat O’Connor, podiatrist Eoin O’Farrell and entrepreneur Tommy Browne – landed in Antigua with an impressive time of 32 days, 22 hours and four minutes; appearing on…

The foundation upon which Affidea has been built is trust. Both doctors and patients know that we strive to provide the best standard of care, delivered by the best professionals with the most modern technologies. Patients trust and rely on doctors. Doctors trust and rely on us.
What’s Affidea’s secret to transforming the standards of healthcare service provision? Our people. Healthcare professionals that know what they are doing and care about what they do. They make us who we are today. And who we want to be tomorrow.
We implement the highest standards and procedures to ensure safety. Affidea is committed to becoming the first European diagnostic provider to shape a new paradigm in patient safety by introducing a company wide Dose Excellence Programme ensuring the right balance between dose and image quality.
Affidea has an extensive network of international affiliations with the world’s top medical institutions to ensure that our doctors always have immediate access to the latest medical knowledge, clinical guidelines and medical procedures in all Affidea medical centres in order to ensure the highest quality diagnostics and cancer treatment.
We know that hospitality is important.  We care about how you feel and want to make each visit  to an Affidea centre as comfortable as we can.  An exceptional patient experience is ensured by delivering a personalised service in modern and comfortable service settings where you feel safe and confident that you are receiving the highest quality medical care.
Technology has done more for health today than it has ever done and will do even more in the future. Affidea is committed to operating a best in class medical equipment base and maintain it’s long standing relations with major equipment producers to ensure our patients will always have access to the latest, most innovative and effective technology.
We develop and exchange best practice. Patients deserve to know what we do, how we do it and why we do it. The continuous improvement of all Affidea care delivery processes is achieved by capitalising on the company’s extensive experience in 14 European countries and an organised effort to share best practice to improve patient safety and patient experience.