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Inaugural clinical director executive skills programme

Inaugural clinical director executive skills programme launched The HSE Quality Improvement Division has launched the inaugural clinical director executive skills programme. The first of its kind in Ireland, this programme will help clinical directors and […]

New Chemical Safety eLearning Programme now available at HSElanD

New Chemical Safety eLearning Programme now available at HSElanD  “Managing Health and Safety in Healthcare: Chemical Agent Hazards” We are delighted to launch this introductory course which provides information on the identification and risk assessment of […]

Hospital Major Incident Medical Management and Support Course

Hospital Major Incident Medical Management and Support Course DATE:                   Wednesday 13th December and Thursday 14th December 2017 VENUE:                Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Centre for Nursing Education, Nelson Street, […]

New to the Change Hub, November 2017

Boards Role in Improving Quality & Safety Boards have a key role to play in the governance of an organisation as accountability for the quality and safety of a service ultimately rests with the board […]

HSE National Consent Policy Part Two: Children and Minors revised and now available online

HSE National Consent Policy Part Two: Children and Minors revised and now available online  The National Consent Policy Part Two: Children and Minors has been revised to reflect changes in legal guardianship in line with […]

(7WCCS) Congress homepage is now open.

  Following Congress is held in Switzerland (Poster) http://www.iarmm.org/7WCCS/(poster)7WCCS_2018.pdf (Flyer)  http://www.iarmm.org/7WCCS/(Flyler)7WCCS_Siss.pdf Please transfer this news for your colleagues around the world. The 7th World Congress of Clinical Safety Date: 7(Fri) – 8 (Sat) September 2018 […]

2018 Workshops on Loss and Bereavement – Irish Hospice Foundation

Please find attached the brochure for the 2018 series of Workshops on Loss and Bereavement  

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

This week’s Knowledge Exchange is attached and or can be accessed on the CES website here. Some highlights from this week’s round up: In the news Coverage of current education spend in Ireland and a […]

Care Alliance Ireland Discussion Paper 7, entitled “Romancing the Carer – Intimate Relationships and Family Caring” launched

Continuing the Care Alliance Discussion Paper Series, we are delighted to share with you now Discussion Paper 7, entitled “Romancing the Carer – Intimate Relationships and Family Caring” which has just been published (click here). […]

Launch of a Framework for Recovery in Mental Health 2018-2020

Launch of a Framework for Recovery in Mental Health 2018-2020 The ‘framework for recovery’ sets out an agreed understanding of recovery in the context of a recovery oriented service and outlines four key principles that […]

European Action on Alcohol Week – Drinking in Teens and 20’s Increases Cancer Risk

Drinking in Teens and 20’s Increases Cancer Risk European Action on Alcohol Week runs from 20 – 24 November Around 900 people are diagnosed with an alcohol-associated cancer each year in Ireland. Drinking alcohol increases […]

European Antibiotic Awareness Day 18th November 2017

 European Antibiotic Awareness Day 18th November 2017 Visit www.undertheweather.ie to get better without antibiotics Taking antibiotics you don’t need can make you sick and is setting back a lot of the progress that has been made in […]

National Dementia Care Conference 2018 – Assisted Decision Making Act Impact – Advanced Care Planning – Dealing With Dementia in the Home

National Dementia Care Conference 2018 – Assisted Decision Making Act Impact – Advanced Care Planning – Dealing With Dementia in the Home Presents  The National Dementia Care Conference 2018  Assisted Decision Making Act Impact – […]

HSE signs collaboration agreement with Federal Ministry for Health, Sudan

HSE signs collaboration agreement with Federal Ministry for Health, Sudan The HSE yesterday (Wednesday, 15th November 2017) signed a partnership agreement with the Federal Ministry for Health in Sudan further enhancing collaboration regarding health services […]

Preventable disease causes severe illness and death every year –help stop the spread

Preventable disease causes severe illness and death every year –help stop the spread There’s a preventable disease that causes severe illness and death every year.   It does not discriminate between the young the old, the […]

Flu clinics Connolly Hospital and CHO DNCC

Have you seen the HSE eLearning Programme, The Flu Vaccine – It’s a Lifesaver – log into www.hseland.ie for information about flu vaccination – get educated, get vaccinated. A reminder that the flu vaccination clinics […]

National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme is globally unique putting the focus on new eye screening for people with diabetes

National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme is globally unique putting the focus on new eye screening for people with diabetes  Today Diabetic RetinaScreen – The HSE National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme released its inaugural programme report […]

QITalk Webinar November 21st

Session 5 QITalktime Autumn Winter 2017 Topic:               Leading for Quality Speakers:         Peter Lachman – M.D. MPH. M.B.B.Ch., FRCPCH, FCP (SA), FRCPI ISQua Chief Executive Officer Date /Time:      Tuesday November 21th 2017 1 –2 pm Host:                  Roisin […]

HSE launches new Palliative Care Development Framework 2017 – 2019

HSE launches new Palliative Care Development Framework 2017-2019 New Framework informs the development of Irish adult palliative care services for the next 3 years Aim is to ensure a seamless care pathway across inpatient, homecare, […]

Foundation Programme in Sexual Health Promotion (FPSHP) Applications

The FPSHP is a 10-day comprehensive capacity building training programme for service providers who want to develop their confidence, skills and knowledge in the area of sexual health promotion, and incorporate sexual health promotion into […]

CES Knowledge Exchange

The CES Knowledge Exchange is now on our website, to read it, click here. Some interesting items include: New Growing Up in Ireland findings detailing screen time, childhood obesity and other trends among 7-8 year […]

Health & Social Care Profession’s (HSCPs) Day 1st February 2018

Health & Social Care Professions (HSCPs) Day 1st February 2018 Guided by the People Strategy we plan to celebrate and acknowledge Health & Social Care Professions in our Health Service on 1st February 2018. This […]

Launch of the National Framework and Implementation Plan for Self-management Support for Chronic Conditions: COPD, Asthma, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease

Today, the HSE launched “Living Well with a Chronic Condition”, the National Framework and Implementation plan for Self-Management Support for Chronic Conditions: COPD, Asthma, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease. The document is available on the HSE […]

Significant Report on Former Carers Launched in UCC

Care Alliance Ireland are delighted to have collaborated with University College Cork and others in a project funded under the Irish Research Council New Foundations Programme entitled; POST-CAREGIVING: FAMILY CARERS’ EXPERIENCES OF CESSATION OF THE […]

Holistic Approach to Palliaitve Care beginning Monday 20th November

A Few remaining places available Holistic Approach to Palliative Care Beginning Monday 20th November 2017 Topics that will be covered over the duration of the 4 day programme: Introduction to Palliative Care Addressing the Spiritual […]

UCD Paed Complex Care module commencing in January 2018.

UCD Paed Complex Care module commencing in January 2018. Closing date is Wednesday 15th November. https://www.nuigalway.ie/pca/pca.html A copy of the full programme flyer (which provides a description of each module) within the full Masters programme […]

A Guide for Health Service Managers and Employees to support employees who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

A Guide for Health Service Managers and Employees to support employees who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing A new guide for managers and staff to support employees who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing […]

QI Talktime on Pressure Ulcers

Survey for pregnant women and parents of young children

Parents consultation KHF flyer Nov 17

Reseach to Publishing Workshop 2.

Please see below the timetable for Workshop 2  of our ‘From Research to Publishing Workshop Series 2017-2018’ . A few places are still available. Any nurses and midwives interested in  attending can contact Carol Murray […]