QuickCare - Minor Injury & Illness Centres

Our Members now have accces to QuickCare, an urgent care benefit available to all laya healthcare members aged 12months+, giving them rapid access to a new network of minor injury and illness centres that offer the latest in diagnostic services. 

We have partnered with two world-class providers: Affidea ExpressCare centres and MyMedical Urgent Care centre, who will launch an exciting new network of walk-in minor injury and illness centres across Ireland. Urgent-care centres are now open in the Elysian Cork, in Tallaght Cross East, Dublin 24 and in Cherrywood Business Park, Dublin 18.

The QuickCare benefit covers consultation and treatment of a wide range of minor illnesses and injuries in approved centres including minor burns, sports injuries, fractures and sprains or possible breaks. Treatment will also be available for minor illnesses including fever, rashes and infections. 

Subject to their level of cover, members will be covered up to €375 per visit in direct settlement to cover an ‘urgent care’ consultation and related treatment in approved minor injury and illness centres. Members can check their level of cover through Member Area by clicking on 'check cover' then 'everyday expenses'.




Opening Hours

Open 365 days a year

Affidea ExpressCare Cork The Elysian, Eglinton Street, Cork City, Co. Cork 10am to 9.30pm
Affidea ExpressCare Tallaght

Unit 1, Tallaght Cross East, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Co. Dublin

10am to 9.30pm
MyMedical Urgent Care Cherrywood Block D, Cherrywood Business Park, Dublin 18, Co. Dublin

Monday to Friday, 10am– 10pm

Saturday & Sunday 10am - 8pm

Affidea ExpressCare

  • Walk in Consultant-led minor injury and illness centres across Ireland. 
  • Clinics are open 365 days a year, with no appointment required for urgent care.
  • The clinics aim to treat patients within one hour, and will treat young children from 12 months onwards. 
  • Urgent-care centres are now open in the Elysian Cork, and in Tallaght Cross East, Dublin 24.
  • Laya healthcare members have access to the latest diagnostic services on-site including ultrasound, CT, MRI and X-ray.
  • ExpressCare centres treat a wide range of minor illnesses and injuries, including minor burns, sports injuries, fractures and sprains or possible breaks. Treatment is also available for minor illnesses including fever, rashes and infections.
  • Christmas Opening Hours: normal opening hours will apply during the Christmas and New Year period.

MyMedical Urgent Care

  • Walk-in Consultant-led consultation and treatment for minor injuries and illnesses.
  • The centre is open to the public 365 days a year, including laya healthcare members aged 12months+.
  • The new MyMedical Urgent Care Centre in Cherrywood, South County Dublin is now open.
  • Treats a range of minor injuries and illnesses including high fever and vomiting, infections and rashes, allergies and hayfever, minor eye and ear injuries, minor head injuries, cuts and wound care, minor burns, insects and animal bites. 
  • Christmas Opening Hours:

December 24th, 25th, 26th: 10am - 8pm

December 27th, 28th: 10am - 10pm

December 29th, 30th, 31st: 10am - 8pm

January 1st: 10am - 8pm

January 2nd: 10am - 10pm

Please note that laya healthcare-approved urgent care centres may offer additional clinical services which are not covered under the QuickCare benefit e.g. physiotherapy, dental treatments, vaccinations.

In addition to our QuickCare benefit, laya healthcare members also have access to public & private A&E departments. Find out more here

The minor injuries and illnesses service provided by Affidea Express Care and MyMedical Urgent Care is delivered at the discretion of both providers. The medical services and treatment solutions they offer as part of their urgent care centres may be reviewed from time to time and we advise members to check directly with each provider to ensure they have the most up to date information on what services will be provided. Go to Affidea or MyMedical for more information.

CareOnCall exclusive to laya healthcare members

For minor illnesses, our members will often turn to our CareOnCall service, with GPs, nurses and physiotherapists available for our members to talk to 24/7 and 365 days a year.

Whether you’re at home with a sick child, or feeling poorly, you can now see a GP face-to-face online or have a quick telephone call, wherever you are, and at a time that suits you!

No travel, no parking, no long wait required. So register for CareOnCall today.