Health PA – we are a healthcare software company that provides secure, cloud based, practice management solutions for clinicians & connected apps for patients and carers.

Premium, secure, user friendly, software products provided to you at significantly lower costs or for free!

Check out our first health application: healthdirectory.ie a national directory of health and wellbeing services.


With over 5,000 listings and 300,000+ users we provide Ireland’s premier health directory

Future Products and Services

Health PA for patients – a free personal assistant for your health and the health of those you love. This easy-to-use patient portal assists both clinicians and patients by providing interconnected facilities, for example a patient’s clinician can securely pass on relevant educational documentation, information links, test results etc. Your Health PA can also assist with providing appointment and medication reminders, emergency information, house third party health apps and much more.

Health PA for clinicians – a secure, low cost/high tech, user friendly, Electronic Health Record platform with remote capabilities. This platform provides a hub for clinicians to interact securely with patients, labs, imaging centers, billing services and other third party applications. Our practice management software has been created in conjunction with clinician and practice administration focus groups.

user friendly | no catches | free ongoing support

Health PA’s Co-Founder/CEO

Lochlann Scott: 

Lochlann is the co-founder and CEO of Health PA, the reason why he has developed Health PA and why he founded his social enterprise Helplink Support Services (helplink.ie) is because he believes that people need to be connected to their health and their health providers in a more accessible way and also that we all need to have control of our own health data. He is a graduate of NUI Galway with post graduate degrees from Open University and University of Ulster in the fields of Psychology and Health Psychology.

Lochlann spent many years in the Health Service Executive; where he worked as a social care in both residential units and within the social work department. In 2011, Lochlann utilised the many skills he had developed over the years through his education and his work in the retail/health sectors to create the non-profit Mental Health and Conflict Resolution organisation Helplink Support Services  (www.helplink.ie).

Furthermore, over the past five years he has also developed many innovative and useful digital health applications such as healthdirectory.ie – over 180,000 people have already used this application and the number continues to  grow on a daily basis. Healthdirectory.ie provides an easy-to-use directory of health services(both public and private) from across the island of Ireland (>5000 services available). He is also the Co-Founder of the Galway Chapter of the international organisation Health 2.0 and has developed. Finally, he was a full participant in the New Frontiers (GMIT) programme (2014) – Enterprise Ireland’s national entrepreneur development programme for innovative, early-stage startups.


Health PA’s Co-Founder/CMO

Dr Zara Quail MBChB:

Zara is a GP with 15 years of clinical experience in South Africa, UK and Ireland. Her GP locum work across 18 practices in Ireland has informed her broad knowledge of the needs and challenges facing practices, GPs and patients. She now works as a regular sessional GP in Co. Dublin. Zara is also a clinical editor (part-time) for point of care decision-support tools and clinical care guidelines for clinicians and patients with clients including eminent medical publishing companies in the United Kingdom, United States, Middle East and South Africa.

Furthermore, she is an Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice graduate on the systems-oriented approach engaging patient and practitioner in a therapeutic partnership to prevent and manage chronic disease.

Previously Zara was a finalist on the NDRC HealthTech pre-accelerator in Dublin 2016 with “Mihealthyself” a patient engagement platform to streamline GP administration and improve patient care. She is also a member for the IBM Watson AI XPrize Chorister Team as the clinician overseeing the use of artificial intelligence and cognitive computing to support elderly healthcare in the home.

Register your interest now with regard to our future products for Clinicians, Patients and Carers!