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New research reveals children eat more foods like biscuits, crisps and sweets than any other food group

New research reveals children eat more foods like biscuits, crisps and sweets than any other food group   New research in support of the START campaign has revealed that children are eating more foods like […]

AOTI Housing Design Guidelines for Occupational Therapists published

The AOTI Housing Advisory Group recently launched the second edition of the Housing Guidelines. Guest speakers at the launch included Gerald Craddock, Chief Officer, Centre for Excellence in Universal Design; Michael McCabe, Service User; Linda […]

Anti-Bullying Awareness Day Symposium Video

Anti-Bullying Awareness Day Symposium Video A video from the National Anti-Bully Awareness Day Symposium, hosted recently by the HR Division, is now available on HSELand.ie  To locate the video: 1.     Log on to […]

Steps to Health newsletter

Have you signed up to receive our Steps to Health newsletter directly to your inbox yet?   Sign up here   Hi everyone,   It is the last few days to sign up to our […]

NMIC April 2019

Autumn 2019 and Winter 2020

Your first message from Paul Reid, the new HSE Director General

Mr Paul Reid took up his new role as the new HSE Director General on 14 May 2019. On his first day Paul visited Midland Regional Hospital and Primary Care Centre in Tullamore.    

New process, New Team.

The newly established Internal Communications team (Communications Division) now manage the Broadcast Email channel. To request a Broadcast Email please: Email internalcomms@hse.ie Submit requests at least 1 week before your message needs to issue. Specify […]

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month 2019

Dear colleagues,   April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month.   Our screening programme – BowelScreen – has detected over 700 cancers in people with no symptoms. It has also detected pre-cancerous growths in over 6000 […]

Review of Lemtrada initiated by European Medicines Agency

The European Medicines Agency’s (EMA)  Pharmacovigilance  Risk Assessment Committee  (PRAC), at which the HPRA participates, have initiated a review  (Article 20 Referral) of Lemtrada following reports of  Cardiovascular events (stroke, myocardial Infarction and arterial dissection) […]

Update v19Q2 National Directory of Mental Health Services

Dear colleagues,   Mental Health Services is pleased to inform all staff the availability of the updated version of the National Directory of Mental Health Services (v.19Q2) which can be downloaded from the HSE intranet […]

Your April message from Anne O’Connor, HSE Interim Director General

Your April message from Anne O’Connor, HSE Interim Director General Watch here: this month Anne spoke to new and existing champions at the Values in Action boot camp in Dublin. We learned the sad news […]

RESIST newsletter edition 2 – find out what’s going on in antimicrobial resistance and infection control

Dear Colleague   Please find the 2nd edition of the RESIST newsletter which focuses on developments and news on antimicrobial resistance and infection control. This edition features World Hand Hygiene Day, Hand Hygiene train the train […]

Ireland goes Red for World Haemophilia Day, 17th April

Ireland goes Red for World Haemophilia Day, 17th April   Did you know that Ireland has become the first EU country where every person with Haemophilia has access to the most advanced Haemophilia treatments?   […]

New Directions Newsletter April 2019 – 1

eHealth SIG for HSCPS

Your Opinion Counts 2019 – Final Report of Findings

Press Release – GP Contract Reform

Press Release Saturday 6th April 2019   Taoiseach and Minister for Health welcome agreement on GP contractual reform   Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD and Minister for Health Simon Harris TD today welcomed the agreement with […]

Resilient Farmers’ Conference – Thursday 25th April at the Killeshin Hotel in Portlaoise, Co. Laois.

Embrace Farm wishes to invite you to  “Resilient Farmers’ Conference – Farmer’s Health & Well-being: building a community of support” in conjunction with Rural Support (Northern Ireland) and Farm Safety Foundation (UK) on Thursday 25th […]

Appointment of Mr Paul Reid as Director General (CEO Designate) of the HSE

Dear Colleagues,   It has been announced today that Mr Paul Reid has been appointed to the role of Director General (CEO Designate) of the HSE. He will start with the HSE on 14th of […]

Development of Model of Care (Talking Therapies): Project Bulletin, March 2019

Dear Colleagues,   Improving access to evidence-based Talking Therapies (e.g. psychological therapy, psychotherapy, counseling) continues to be a priority for our mental health services.   In order to ensure greater integration, consistency and equity of […]

National Health Sustainability Office note on the ban on Single Use Plastic Catering Items

National Health Sustainability Office note on the ban on Single Use Plastic Catering Items March 2019 The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Minister Richard Bruton T.D. announced in January that no Government […]

Anti-Bullying Awareness Day Symposium Video

Anti-Bullying Awareness Day Symposium Video A video from the National Anti-Bully Awareness Day Symposium, hosted recently by the HR Division, is now available on HSELand.ie  To locate the video:   Log on to www.hseland.ie Select […]

Post Graduate programmes relating to Intellectual Disability Nursing provided by Midlands Institute of Technology in Athlone

Arts and Health Check Up Check In – national event in Waterford

Promoting Autonomy: Arts + Health Check Up Check In 2019 takes place in Waterford, Thurs 11 April Artsandhealth.ie has announced the programme for Arts + Health Check Up Check In 2019.  Themed Promoting Autonomy, this […]

Brexit

Regarding Brexit, the HSE, other agencies including HPRA, the Department of Health and the Government as a whole, have been working for some time to ensure that there is minimum disruption to health services and […]

An Post Stamp encourages Organ Donation

An Post Stamp encourages Organ Donation HSE and An Post launch national awareness campaign Everyone is invited to pick up an Organ Donor Card at their local Post Office #organdonationsaveslives #havethatconversation An Post has issued […]

Consultation on NCPOP Older Persons Advanced Practice – Clinical Guidance Framework

 

THE Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) Workforce Survey ‘COUNT ME IN’ is STILL LIVE!

THE Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) Workforce Survey ‘COUNT ME IN’ is STILL LIVE! https://irnn.ie/countmein/ The aim of the ‘Count Me In’ survey is to reach all Clinical Research Nurses (CRNs) and Midwives in the […]

COPD Improvement Collaborative Programme March 2019 issue 04