Mental Health Catchment Area


"The St James's Hospital Mental Health Services catchment area is divided into 3 sectors: The Camac Sector is based in Inchicore Primary Care Centre, Mental Health Department, and serves the need of the South Inner City.  Drimnagh Sector is based in St Martha's Day Service and serves the needs of parts of Crumlin and Drimnagh. The Owen Doher Sector is presently based in the Jonathan Swift Clinic and serves the needs of suburban areas such as Terenure, Rathgar, Rathfarnham and Ballyboden.

All roads covered within the St James's Mental Health Services catchment area are listed below.  Referrals for patients living within the above areas should be sent as follows:

  • Camac to Inchicore Primary Care Centre, Mental Health Service, Bulfin Road, Dublin 8.
  • Drimnagh to St. Martha's Day Service, Kilmainham, 730 SCR, Dublin 8.
  • Owen Doher Day Service, Jonathan Swift clinic, St James's Hospital.
  • Referrals for persons over 65 years should be sent to the Martha Whiteway Day Hospital, St. Patrick's Hospital.

In the event of a query about the catchment area , please contact :

  • Camac and Drimnagh sectors: Nurse Manager, Inchicore Primary Care Centre Ph 4716320 Fax 4716485
  • Owen Doher sector: Jonathan Swift Clinic, Ph 4103149. Fax 4103474
  • Psychiatry for Older Persons: Martha Whiteway Day Hospital, MISA, St James's Hospital, James's Street, Dublin 8. Ph 4103186. Fax No. 4103052
  • All out of hours queries should be directed to the Jonathan Swift Clinic. Ph 4162621

Clinical Nurse Managers
Inchicore Primary Care Centre: Kieran Corrigan. Clinical Nurse Manager
Owendoher Day Service: Karen Loughrey. Clinical Nurse Manager
Jonathan Swift Clinic: Ollie Mernagh. Clinical Nurse Manager
Martha Whiteway Day Hospital: Dermot Reilly. Clinical Nurse Manager

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