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CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

    In news:     ·     Coverage of data from the Growing up in Ireland study launched during the week   ·     A new Social Inclusion report published by the Department of Social Protection outlines some of the […]

Yourmentalhealth.ie :Please send on to your networks.

Dear all,   The HSE has redeveloped YourMentalHealth.ie to provide a significantly improved experience for those seeking mental health information, supports and services in the Republic of Ireland. People can now find personalised support options […]

Emergency Hormonal Contraception – national public awareness campaign launch

HSE advises that emergency hormonal contraception is available from pharmacists without a prescription up to five days after unprotected sex. www.sexualwellbeing.ie     The HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme (SHCPP) is launching a […]

Former GAA Hurling All-Star urges healthcare workers to get the flu vaccine after near death experience

Former GAA Hurling All-Star urges healthcare workers to get the flu vaccine after near death experience   Tullamore, (8th November 2018) – A former Galway Hurling All-Star has shared his near death experience in an […]

A Letter From FirstLight

A Letter From FirstLight (Formerly Irish Sudden Infant Death Association) 9 November 2018 Dear Members and Friends, It has been some time since FirstLight circulated a Newsletter and in the intervening period, as you will […]

Autumn Edition of Drop Everthing & Read podcasts

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please […]

Autumn Edition of Drop Everything & Read 5 + minute reads

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please contact bennery.rickard@hse.ie – your opinion counts! […]

Broadcast: Autumn Edition of Drop Everthing & Read “Lite Bites”

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – some scary bites! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please contact bennery.rickard@hse.ie – […]

New Undergraduate Curriculum for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management launched today – Making Every Contact Count

Future healthcare professionals to influence lifestyle behaviour of their patients   HSE and Higher Education Institutions launch new undergraduate Curriculum for chronic disease prevention and management   A new 3rd level curriculum called Making Every […]

Breaking down barriers in HIV testing

This week in Our Health Service: “We want to remove as many barriers as we can to HIV testing and normalise the whole experience.” – Adam Shanley, Co-ordinator of the KnowNow programme. Gay and bisexual […]

HSE HR Circular 006/2017 “HSE policy on Annual Certification of registration with relevant registration boards at CORU.”

HSE HR Circular 006/2017 “HSE policy on Annual Certification of registration with relevant registration boards at CORU.”     Please note that Appendix 1 “Patient Safety Assurance Certificate” (PSAC) needs to be completed by all […]

‘Do the Right Thing- HSELand Managing Risks and Incidents in Everyday Practice’

Broadcast to launch new e-learning programme   DO THE RIGHT THING   HSELand Managing Risks and Incidents in Everyday Practice   We are repeatedly told that patient safety is all of our business but the […]

Invitation to the launch of CES Strategy and 10 Year Review

  Implementing change What have we learned over the past 10 years?   You are invited to the launch of a Ten Year Review of CES, and our new Strategy, on Friday 7th December 2018. Time: […]

Phase 2 Launch of Finance Training for Health Service Staff

Phase 2 of Finance Training for Health Service Staff   To support you in improving your financial management skills, HSE Finance earlier this year launched an online hub on HSELand featuring finance training materials (HSELanD […]

Closing Soon – Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy

Closing Soon – Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy You are invited to take part in the evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy and its Implementation Plan by completing the survey below. Researchers from University […]

Patricia FitzPatrick Psychologist Cordially invites you to the launch of her new book, Effective Parenting: A Simple Guide for a Happy Home.

Autumn 2018 issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for, and about, Mental Health Engagement (Amended)

Welcome to the Autumn 2018 issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for, and about, Mental Health Engagement   Click here to read the sixth issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for and about mental health engagement attached. […]

Broadcast: Safe Driving for Work Policy Launched

Safe Driving for Work Policy Launched                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sent on behalf of the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF), WHWU, HR Division.   Dear Colleagues, The National Health and Safety Function is pleased to announce the […]

Broadcast: New DSE Assessors Programme Launched – Available now on HSELanD

New DSE Assessors Programme Launched – Available now on HSELanD   Sent on behalf of the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF), WHWU, HR Division.   Dear Colleagues, The National Health and Safety Function are […]

Only 2 DAYS left to complete Children First Training Needs Survey – HAVE YOUR SAY!

HSE Children First National Office Children First Training Needs Staff Survey     Only 2 DAYS Left to Complete The Survey – PLEASE HAVE YOUR SAY!   The HSE Children First Staff Training Needs Survey […]

Certificate in Nursing (Nurse/Midwife Prescribing)

Certificate in Nursing (Nurse/Midwife Prescribing) University of Limerick The Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Limerick welcomes you to apply for the Certificate in Nursing (Nurse/Midwife Prescribing) programme, scheduled to commence January 2019. Closing […]

Broadcast: Update on National Directory of Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services is pleased to inform all staff the availability of the updated version of the National Directory of Mental Health Services (v.18Q4) which can be downloaded in Microsoft Excel format on the HSE […]

Celebrating National Breastfeeding Week #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: Last week, groups gathered around the country to celebrate National Breastfeeding Week. We caught up with one group in Malahide and chatted with one public health nurse about the […]

Broadcast: Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy

Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy   You are invited to take part in the evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy and its Implementation Plan by completing the survey below. Researchers from University College Cork […]

Medicines Management in Palliative Care online programme and education

HSE ONS guidance update

Have you taken the Children First Training Needs Survey?

HSE Children First National Office Children First Training Needs Staff Survey     This Survey is now live and will until 26th October   The HSE Children First National Office is inviting all HSE staff […]

Broadcast: National Network of Memory Technology Resource Rooms available for people with memory difficulties

HSE launches Memory Technology Resource Rooms for people with memory difficulties – see www.understandtogether.ie   The HSE recently launched the National Network of Memory Technology Resource Rooms at St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown.  These rooms are […]

Thank you – more and more of us are protecting ourselves and our patients from flu as HSE staff flu vaccine uptake rates at highest ever levels

Thank you – more and more of us are protecting ourselves and our patients from flu as HSE staff flu vaccine uptake rates at highest ever levels   More of us got the flu vaccine […]

Reminder: ‘The Lives of 13 Year Olds’ Launch 17th Oct

  Launch of Growing Up in Ireland report: THE LIVES OF 13-YEAR-OLDS Date: Wednesday 17th October 2018 Time: presentations 9:00 – 10:30am, Tea/coffee and sign-in from 8.30am Location: ESRI, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, […]