Important Update on PoM’s

Dear Colleagues, I write to inform you of exciting updates for our profession. I have lobbied Government officials over the years in regard to podiatry access to a restricted list of prescription only medicines. A significant barrier was the lack of regulation for our...

Etrack Medical – 09.10.23

Dear colleagues,  Etrack Medical have informed us that they have extended their range of podiatrist focused services.  Many of you will be aware that Etrack Medical are committed to enhancing community care through enabling podiatrists to practice at the...

**Information needed – CPD Funding Requests Survey for 2024**

Dear colleagues,   Please can you take a few minutes to fill in the 2024 CPD survey so that we can use this information to help advocate for funding for the profession from the HSCP National Office. This survey should only take a couple of complete and will...

HSE Payments Survey – Professional Bodies

Dear members, We would appreciate if you could complete the attached short survey, if applicable to you, for our emergency meeting being held in Buswells Hotel, Dublin on Thursday 7th September .

HSE Payments Update (IFMS)

Dear Members, Following on from our recent update regarding the ongoing payment delays and issues related to the IFMS (Integrated Financial Management and Procurement System), the SCPI Council would like to provide you with additional information which has been...

‘Certification in Radial and Focused Shockwave Therapy

Curious about Shockwave Therapy? Join our "Certification in Radial and Focused Shockwave Therapy" in Dublin on Nov 11, 2023. Led by Venn Healthcare Ltd and Ove Indergaard – physio, multi clinic owner, and shockwave expert. From plantar fasciitis to Achilles...

HSE Payments Update

Dear Members, Response received by one of our Council members regarding HSE payment delays: Thank you for taking my call and continuing to support the HSE at this time. As discussed, there are currently some delays in our processing of supplier invoices to some parts...

HSE Fees from July 2023

Dear Members, A member highlighted a HSE payment issue today with regards to their payment for Chiropody Card Services.  This is an issue affecting the East of the country only as the HSE have embarked on a new payment / procurement system which commenced in July...

Nail Surgery Need in Ireland Short Survey

Dear colleagues,  I wonder could you take a few minutes to complete this very short survey. Since running the HSE funded recent LA updated and Nail Surgery reskilling course I would like us to get some information over to Dr. Caroline McIntosh to help...

HIHI Clinical Innovation Award 2023 Launch and Information

Subject: HIHI Clinical Innovation Award 2023 What: Enterprise Ireland and Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI) have launched the Clinical Innovation Award 2023. This Award is designed to support all healthcare professionals in Ireland to explore the...

Type 1 Diabetes Survey

My name is Peadar Rooney, I am the Program Manager for the HRB Diabetes Collaborative Clinical Trial Network. We are currently in the process of updating and identifying the top ten priorities and unanswered questions by and from adults with type 1 diabetes living in...

Type 1 diabetes priorities

Dear colleague,   I am contacting you on behalf of the James Lind Alliance and the Diabetes Collaborative Clinical Trials Network (based out of the University of Galway). We are currently in the process of updating and identifying the top ten priorities and...

Want to Join us?

Membership of The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists of Ireland is open to full-time graduates of a recognised university School of Podiatry. It is also open to non-graduates who are on the HSE List of Chiropodists/Podiatrists Approved to practise in the Public Health Service.

Membership entitles you to access to a wide range of resources.

Members of SCPI are listed on the SCPI database, which is searchable database open to the public.

Marketing Materials

SCPI have a range of products to help you market your practice. Produces available include logos, a large range of colour brochures, posters, advertising copy and other material.

Society Meetings

Regular society meetings are held and these are usually casual but informative. Guest speakers are always welcome and encouraged. If you have a special interest or know someone who can provide an interesting presentation.

Seminars and Conferences

As a SCPI member you will receive registration discounts when you attend society conferences in Ireland. Notices of seminars and conferences are detailed in the regular newsletters or you can look up coming events on our website.


You can call a colleague from the society or we will put you in touch with the relevant source if you want

  • advice about getting your practice going
  • advice about promoting and running your practice
  • a second opinion about a diagnosis
  • to talk to an experienced and competent podiatrist about anything

If you have any questions please contact us

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