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Anaesthetist
Dr Jan Steiner

Dr Jan Steiner
Ambulance / Paramedic
Keith Hayes

Keith Hayes
Recruitment Manager
Frank Morrison

Frank Morrison
Pharmacist
Rachel Berry

Rachel Berry
Speech and Language
Lisa Kelly

Lisa Kelly
Clinical Nurse Manager 2
Ejiro O'Hare Stratton

Ejiro O'Hare Stratton
Care Assistant
Lydia Peppard

Lydia Peppard
Midwife
Siobhan Canny

Siobhan Canny
Social Worker
Mary Ita Heffernan

Mary Ita Heffernan
Contact Details

Mary Ita Heffernan, Social Worker

Mary Ita Heffernan is a Social Worker who works for the HSE in Kilkenny.  After completing her Leaving Certificate she did a degree in Social Science and a Masters in Social Work. This led to a National Qualification in Social Work which is the only recognised qualification to be a practitioner in this field.

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