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The Nurture Programme: Infant Health and Wellbeing report was launched today by CEO Paul Reid

The Final Report of the Evaluation of The Nurture Programme: Infant Health and Wellbeing was launched today, Tuesday 17 December by CEO, Paul Reid. 61,000 babies are born in Ireland every year – that’s 1 […]

National Healthy Childhood Programme Winter Newsletter – Version 7

Dear all,   Please see below link to our winter edition of our National Healthy Childhood Programme Newsletter for 2019.   https://www.hse.ie/eng/about/who/healthwellbeing/our-priority-programmes/child-health-and-wellbeing/nhcp-news-7.pdf   Please circulate it to all of your colleagues and to anyone you […]

Rheumatology/ Gerontology Conference – February 12th 2020

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Launch of the Patient Safety Strategy

The Patient Safety Strategy 2019 -2024 was launched today, Friday 13 December, by CEO Paul Reid and the Chairperson of the HSE Board, Ciarán Devane. Our vision for patient safety is that all patients using […]

National Clinical Effectiveness Committee Guideline is now available for public consultation

The Draft Revised NCEC National Clinical Guideline (NCG) No.1 NEWS (2020) is now available for public consultation Please Return Formal Feedback Forms by 23 December 2019. Click here and scroll down for the link to the […]

New HIQA and MHC National Standards for Adult Safeguarding

Dear Colleague, The Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) and the Mental Health Commission (MHC) yesterday published joint National Standards for Adult Safeguarding. A copy of the standards is attached. As well as the standards, […]

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Launch of the HSE Action Plan for Health Research 2019-2029

CEO Paul Reid launched the first ever HSE action plan for health and social care research on Monday 9 December. The action plan aims to embed research and innovation as part of healthcare delivery, to […]

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#YourBestShot – Friday Flu Busting Brain Teaser

Don’t let the flu get to you! Get your flu vaccine and encourage colleagues to join you! Click here and select your CHO to find the times and location of your nearest flu vaccine clinic […]

Upcoming Events and Training Opportunities – HSE

HSE All Staff – Upcoming Events and Training Opportunities National  Progressing Disability Services (PDS) Conference – Friday 6 December 2019 in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick click here for more information –Registration deadline: 29 November. Webinar […]

Fair Deal / Nursing Home Support Scheme (NHSS)

Fair Deal / Nursing Home Support Scheme (NHSS) Do you need to find out more about the Nursing Home Support Scheme (NHSS), known as Fair Deal? Are you a staff member involved in supporting patients […]

RCPI position paper on ‘The Impact of Homelessness and Inadequate Housing on Children’s Health’

We enclose a link to the RCPI position paper on ‘The Impact of Homelessness and Inadequate Housing on Children’s Health’. This paper was produced by the Faculties of Paediatrics and Public Health Medicine of the […]

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Launch of the Healthy Weight for Children Framework and new E-Learning Modules

HSE Healthy Weight for Children Framework and associated NURTURE E-Learning Modules launched today Dr Sinead Murphy Consultant Paediatrician, Temple Street Children’s Hospital launched the framework as well as two NURTURE e-learning modules: ‘Healthy START for […]

HSE Press Release: Taoiseach and Ministers Launch Your Mental Health Information Line

HSE Press Release   Thursday 28 November 2019 Taoiseach and Ministers Launch Your Mental Health Information Line: FREEPHONE 1800 111 888   Improving accessibility to mental health supports & services   Today (Thursday 28 November) […]

HSE Alcohol and Drugs: Know The Score launched today

Know The Score: New HSE guide focuses on the risks of alcohol & drugs for young people, launched today, 27 November. The resource highlights the importance of safety and wellbeing in all alcohol and drug […]

Drilling Deep into the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 – Considerations for Health and Social Care Practice 29th November 2019

Drilling Deep into the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 – Considerations for Health and Social Care Practice The HSE Assisted Decision-Making and Consent Office, the School of Law UCC and the Decision Support Service – […]

Letter re Cancellation of the CNO Conference on 3rd of December 2019 due to RCN Industral action

Please see the  letter below from Charlotte McArdle regarding the cancellation of the CNO Conference.  

National Health Library and Knowledge Service Survey

The National Health Library and Knowledge Service is seeking your feedback. Please click here and take 4 minutes of your time today to complete this short survey.   We hope to use the results of […]

#OurHealthService: Parental Mental Health Distress Addressed

This week in Our Health Service: Mayo has developed the country’s first online information resource for young people whose parents experience mental health distress.  The WITH project (Wellbeing In The Home), a young person’s guide […]

Latest edition of the HBS news

The latest edition of the HBS news is now available.   Click here to access our magazine which features stories to keep you up to date on news from right across our business division.   […]

#OurHealthService: The Home First Team

This week in Our Health Service: Getting elderly patients out of hospital and back to the comfort of their own homes without unnecessary delays is the aim of the new Home First Team at Mayo […]

Your November message from HSE CEO, Paul Reid

Watch here this month Paul visited Wexford General Hospital and University Hospital Waterford. Paul also visited Waterford Primary Care Centre where he launched the new Social Inclusion programme which is available on HSEland.   In this […]

HSE Winter Plan 2019/20 published today. #BeWinterReady

The Winter Plan 2019/20 was published, Thursday 14 November. This year an additional €26 million has been allocated to support improved patient care in hospitals and community healthcare organisations. Watch Anne O’Connor, HSE Chief Operations […]

National Review of Clinical Audit Report

The National Review of Clinical Audit Report was released today at the National Patient Safety Conference.    This important document highlights the value of clinical audit as core activity and quality improvement tool for patient […]

DRHE Activate Cold Weather Strategy 2019

12th November 2019 Dublin Region Homeless Executive Activates Cold Weather Strategy 2019 The Dublin Region Homeless Executive (DRHE) coordinates the responses to homelessness on behalf of the four Dublin Local Authorities.  In order to meet […]

HIQA Guidance on a Human Rights-based Approach in Health and Social Care Services

Dear Colleagues,   I am mailing to signpost for your information to new HIQA Guidance on a Human Rights-based Approach in Health and Social Care Services. The guidance was developed in conjunction with Safeguarding Ireland, […]

National Review of Clinical Audit Report

The National Review of Clinical Audit Report was released today at the National Patient Safety Conference.    This important document highlights the value of clinical audit as core activity and quality improvement tool for patient […]