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Applications for Postgraduate Course in Health Promotion: Workplace Wellness

Community Healthcare Organisation 7 – Dublin South Kildare & West Wicklow (HSE Staff only)   Postgraduate Course in Health Promotion: Workplace Wellness course.   Applications are currently being considered for a place in the above […]

Broadcast: Certificate in Crisis Pregnancy Counselling (2017- 2018)

Certificate in Crisis Pregnancy Counselling (2017- 2018)     Training course delivered by NUI Maynooth and supported by the HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme Applications are currently being considered for the above training […]

The Irish Street Medicine Symposium Team Broadcast: Irish Street Medicine Symposium 2017 Call for Abstracts

Irish Street Medicine Symposium 2017 Call for Abstracts   This year the Irish Street Medicine Symposium will take place in UCD on the 29th and 30th of September. The 3rd Irish Street Medicine Symposium is […]

Broadcast: Invite to join the National Staff Engagement Forum and update on our work

Invite to join the National Staff Engagement Forum The National Staff Engagement Forum was established in 2016 and is made up of 50 staff from across the HSE and the Voluntary sector. The purpose and […]

Research findings – Scottish Baby Box

Research findings – Scottish Baby Box   The link below to the learning of the pilot phase of the Scottish Baby Box is: http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0052/00521156.pdf   The scheme is due to be rolled out nationally from […]

Care Alliance Ireland Exchange – Summer 2017 Newsletter Published

Care Alliance Ireland are delighted to advise that the Summer 2017 edition of our Newsletter, Care Alliance Ireland Exchange, is now available to download. Click here to download the Newsletter.   Issues covered in this edition […]

National Dementia Office Newsletter

Save the date: ‘Sláintecare’ – a Pathway to Universal Healthcare in Ireland- 19 September 2017

Dear all The next Pathways to Universal Healthcare seminar will take place on 19 September 2017. Pathways is a three year Health Research Board funded research programme which aims to provide an excellent evidence base […]

Broadcast from Office of the Chief Information Officer – Good Information Practices – Online Training

Office of the Chief Information Office (OoCIO) Good Information Practices  – Online Training   Dear Colleague,   Everyone in the HSE comes into contact with patient information either directly or indirectly.  To assist staff to […]

Anam Cara – Bereavement Information Session

On behalf of Anam Cara I wanted to let you know about a Bereavement Workshop we are facilitating with Peter Hanlon for parents who have experienced the death of their only child or children.   […]

Broadcast: World Sepsis Congress – Spotlight Invitation

World Sepsis Congress ~ Spotlight Invitation   On September 12th, 2017, the Global Sepsis Alliance and the World Health Organization will host the WSC Spotlight: Maternal and Neonatal Sepsis. The WSC Spotlight is a free […]

ICCHNR Conference Johannesburg, September 2017

CPD Programmes for Public Health and Community Nurses

  CPD Programmes for Public Health and Community Nurses The Institute of Community Health Nursing Collaboration* Date CPD Programme Venue Facilitator   Wednesday 13th September 2017 Writing and Getting Published Workshop: Seven Habits of Successful […]

HSE Press Release: HSE advise parents to “ask about alcohol” with teenagers ahead of exam celebrations

HSE advise parents to “ask about alcohol” with teenagers ahead of exam celebrations www.AskAboutAlcohol.ie The HSE is encouraging parents to talk to teenagers about alcohol ahead of their Leaving and Junior Certificate end of exam […]

Broadcast: Leadership Academy Leading Care I and Leading Care II Courses – applications invited

Health Service Leadership Academy   Applications Invited I am delighted to advise that the inaugural programmes on the new Health Service Leadership Academy are now open for application.  Leading Care I and Leading Care II […]

HSE Press Release: Over 50% decrease in the number of women giving Irish addresses at abortion clinics in England and Wales

Over 50% decrease in the number of women giving Irish addresses at abortion clinics in England and Wales over 15 year period Increase in number of women consulting with online abortion pill service HSE encourages […]

Broadcast: HSE National Safeguarding Office Publishes 2016 Safeguarding Data

Almost 8,000 safeguarding concerns notified to the HSE in 2016   HSE’s National Safeguarding Office (NSO) publishes 2016 Safeguarding Data Report to coincide with the National Safeguarding Committee’s Safeguarding Awareness campaign   Dear Colleagues The […]

Broadcast: Certificate in Crisis Pregnancy Counselling (2017- 2018)

Certificate in Crisis Pregnancy Counselling (2017- 2018)     Training course delivered by NUI Maynooth and supported by the HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme Applications are currently being considered for the above training […]

Next steps for primary care in Wales: access, innovation and transformation

Upcoming Policy Forum for Wales seminar Next steps for primary care in Wales: access, innovation and transformation. The seminar will include keynote addresses from Dr Charlotte Jones, Chair, General Practitioners Committee Wales, Dr Rebecca Payne, […]

Whatsupbaby

HOSPITAL CLINIC TV Whatsupmum.ie has been developed with the (HSE) Clinical Programme for Obstetrics and Gynaecology with Professor Michael Turner to provide free healthcare information, education and parenting advice to expectant mothers and their families. […]

The Baby Box

The Baby Box and Infant Mortality Introduction The aim of family policy in Finland is to create a safe environment for children to grow up and to provide parents with the material and psychological means […]

President’s message

Message from ICHN President Welcome to the summer edition of the ICHN newsletter. The Institute’s annual conference was held in May 2017 in the Hilton Hotel Dublin. The theme was “Community Nursing: Towards an Integrated […]

Limerick University – Level 9 Module – Supporting Perinatal Mental Health

Level 9 module Supporting Perinatal Mental Health. It is of interest to public health nurses, midwives, community mothers, social workers etc.     For more information please contact: Sylvia Murphy Tighe Course Director BSc Midwifery/Lecturer […]

Broadcast : Health Service Leadership Academy

Health Service Leadership Academy Coming soon … the launch of a new Leadership Academy for the health service. Keep an eye out for the forthcoming launch of our new Leadership Academy which will be designed […]

TUSLA calls for Early Years Strategy

Dear all, please see link below regarding TUSLA calling for Early Years Strategy for Children   http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/tusla-calls-for-early-years-strategy-for-children-not-just-childcare-1.3096814  

HSE Broadcast : HSE National Screening Service welcomes publication of HPV testing Health Technology Assessment

HSE National Screening Service welcomes publication of HPV testing Health Technology Assessment   On Monday, 29th May HIQA published a Health Technology Assessment (HTA) of human papillomavirus (HPV) testing as the primary screening method for […]

Update from FSAI re vitamin D supplements for Infants

Please see attached most recent update on Vit D supplements and send to DPHN Forum for distribution to staff.

HSE – Press Release: 64% decrease in the Number of Births to Teenagers over 15 year period

HSE Press Release Wednesday, 31st May 2017 64% decrease in the Number of Births to Teenagers over 15 year period   Young people encouraged to use both condoms and hormonal contraception to protect against STIs […]

Broadcast: Alcohol and other Drugs in the Workplace – Navigating a complex issue

Alcohol and other Drugs in the Workplace – Navigating a complex issue – The Diversity, Equality and Inclusion function of National HR are pleased to inform you that dates have been identified and events organised […]

HSE – Broadcast: SAOR: Screening and Brief Intervention for Problem Alcohol and Substance Use (2nd edition) by the HSE National Social Inclusion Office.

Dear Colleague   The HSE National Social Inclusion Office has launched the second edition of SAOR which provides a framework for the delivery of screening and brief interventions (SBI) for problem alcohol and substance use.  […]