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Medicare is proud to be partered with the Irish Red Cross

Irish Red Cross


Our First Aid brand Medicare, which is Ireland’s No. 1 pharmacy First Aid brand has partnered with the Irish Red Cross to help raise awareness about the importance of First Aid skills.

As part of this partnership, we have developed a range of Medicare First Aid Kits that include First Aid Kits for Work, Sports, Home, Travel, and Mini First Aid Kits. We have also collaborated with the Irish Red Cross to develop a cobranded range of Medicare First Aid plasters and dressings.

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Lucy Kennedy promoting the Medicare and Irish Red Cross brands
Lucy Kennedy promoting the Medicare and Irish Red Cross brands

Workshops


We under our first aid brand, Medicare & The Irish Red Cross have collaborated in the roll out of first aid workshops available to OTC pharmacy teams nationwide. The interactive workshops are delivered by qualified Irish Red Cross Instructors from local Red Cross branches.


Topics covered in the 4 hour workshop include:
  • Burns
  • Strains
  • Choking
  • Dressing of wounds
  • Recovery position & more.
Medicare & the Irish Red Cross also roll out 2 hour consumer workshops in pharmacies on topics of Parent & Child First Aid & First Aid Advice for the Elderly teaching consumers essential first aid tips.


Irish Red Cross Pharmacy Training evening

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