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Institute Nurse

Louis Nevin Institute Nurse

Nurse Elma Clancy is a member of the student support services team within the college.

  • The main services of the Institute Nurse are:

  • To provide a confidential service that has a particular emphasis on health promotion and healthy lifestyle awareness. Support is available in a caring and on-going basis. Resources that students may find beneficial to support many aspects of health are also available.

  • The Institute Nurse liaises with the Student Support Team and the Chaplain’s Office.

  • The Institute Nurse also works as a support and a listening ear to students who are experiencing difficulties with college life.

  • Students are very welcome to call in for a chat or discuss a health query or concern.

Elma Clancy.

Cork Road Campus - 051 302863 (Monday, Wednesday & Friday)

College Street Campus- 051 845671 (Tuesday & Thursday)

Times: 9am -5pm

Or email [email protected]                

A full listing of GP services in Waterford is available at

In the event of a Medical Emergency:

  • Contact the Waterford Medical Centre, 051-852999 or the Emergency Services immediately. Dial 999 or 112.

In the event of an accident to Staff Member or Student:

  • If the injury is minor it can be dealt with by an on-site first aider.

  • If the injury requires medical attention please contact Waterford Medical Centre, 051-852999 , Elma Clancy, Institute Nurse 051-302863/ 051-845671 or Mary O’ Doherty, Health & Safety Officer, 051-845517 (Estates Office).

  • If the accident occurs after hours please contact the Caredoc, 1850 334 999 or the Accident & Emergency Department at Waterford University Hospital, 051-848000.

  • If your injury is serious please contact the emergency services immediately. Dial 999 or 112.