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President’s Spring Message 2019

Dear colleagues, Welcome to the Spring eZine. On May 1st 2019, the ICHN will host its annual conference in the Clayton Hotel Liffey Valley Lucan Dublin. The theme this year is “Community Nursing: Resilence in […]

HPV Vaccine uptake is now 70%

HPV vaccine uptake is now at 70%. Today’s announcement marks an increase of 20 percentage points in just over two years.  The confirmation comes as the HSE Vaccination Teams return to second level schools across […]

UCC Masterclass: Communicating with Persons with Severe/Profound Intellectual Disability

Praise for Triple P Parenting Programme in the Midlands

This week in Our Health Service: An innovative parenting programme has been helping parents and children create calmer and happier households across the Midlands for nearly a decade.   One mother who attended the programme […]

HSE Brexit Information – amended

HSE Brexit information The UK is planning to leave the EU on 29 March 2019. Any kind of Brexit will mean some things are going to change. We have been working with the Department of Health, […]

AMRIC Team – Factsheets and Patient Information Leaflets

The Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control (AMRIC) team has worked with our colleagues in HPSC to identify any gaps in patient information (including updating existing information).  We have developed a new set of patient information […]

Today is our Inaugural Anti-Bullying Awareness Day – A message from National Director HR

Addressing Bullying at Work ‐ Join the Conversation” #cutitout. Results from our 2018 Staff Survey indicate that a significant proportion staff reported either experiencing or being on the receiving end of inappropriate  behaviour at work. […]

Caring for patients with CPE in the Home and Primary Care Settings Webinar

Ag Eisteacht ABLE Training Advertising Cork

    Ag Eisteacht launches second ABLE open course in Cork   Due to high demand from practitioners across all healthcare and social care disciplines, Ag Eisteacht is holding a second open ABLE training course […]

Inaugural Anti-Bullying Awareness Day on 28th February, 2019

Addressing Bullying at Work ‐ Join the Conversation” #cutitout. The National HR division is proud to present the inaugural Anti-Bullying Awareness Day on 28th February, 2019. Local events are encouraged on the day. Local Events […]

National Strategy & Policy for the Provision of Neuro-Rehabilitation Services in Ireland

Dear Colleagues,   The Implementation Framework for the National Strategy & Policy for the Provision of Neuro-Rehabilitation Services in Ireland has been published. The Framework, which is a 3 year plan, describes the fundamental principles […]

A video message from Anne O’Connor, HSE Interim Director General

Watch here:  a message from Anne O’Connor thanking you for your continued commitment to delivering services over the last number of weeks.   Anne is speaking from the Integrated Academic Primary Care Centre in Tallaght, […]

Press Release: National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026 Implementation Report 2018

Press Release Monday 4th February 2019 National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026 Implementation Report 2018 The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., today, World Cancer Day, launched the first implementation report on the National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026. […]

Early dental care project in Waterford

This week in Our Health Service: “The dental services have really been working in isolation to try and prevent this problem of early childhood decay. Recently it’s been recognised that we need the help of […]

NWCI Group Members: EU Funding opportunity for small groups under SDGs – Deadline 15th February

    Please see below for information regarding the latest call for proposals for small grants of up to €2000 for projects addressing the SDGs. Deadline for submissions is 15th February 2019.     ‘Make […]

The Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) Clinical Research Nurse/Midwife Workforce Survey

THE Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) WORKFORCE SURVEY IS NOW 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 […]

Broadcast email New Chemical Safety Training Module available on HSELanD

New Statutory Training Course, Chemical Safety in the Workplace, available now on HSELanD   The National Health and Safety Function (NHSF) has launched a new Chemical Safety Training module.  This training module titled, Chemical Safety […]

Update v19Q1 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.19Q1) which can be downloaded from the HSE intranet […]

External Evaluation of the Information Booklet for General Paractioners Working with Transgender People.

External Evaluation of the Information Booklet for General Paractioners Working with Transgender People.   The HSE CHO Area 5 and the Transgender Equality Network Ireland published and distributed an information booklet “Information for General Practitioners […]

RESIST Newsletter – antimicrobial and infection control programme update

  The HSE National Antimicrobial and Infection Control programme (AMRIC) has been working on a number of projects and developments over the past year.  Please find attached a link to the  first edition of the […]

Palliative Care Symptom Management Workshops

A warm welcome for the HSE Intercultural Strategy #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: “We now have over 200 languages spoken in Ireland, so that means different backgrounds and people can enlighten themselves by going through the strategy and understanding people more and […]

Hidden Harm – HSE and Tusla launch new initiative

HSE and Tusla launch new ‘Hidden Harm’ initiative to support children whose parents misuse alcohol and other drugs HSE and Tusla are working together to address the needs of children affected by parental problem alcohol, […]

Growing Up in Ireland – Updates to list of publications and dates for your diary

Happy New Year from the Growing Up in Ireland team.  We hope that 2019 has been going well for you so far.  In this email we are inviting you to update us on your publications […]

Inclusion Health – A Primary Care team with a difference

This week in Our Health Service: Health inclusion team Safetynet Primary Care is helping to remove barriers to care for people who are homeless.   “We’re bringing healthcare to the people who need it most […]

Launch of NNBSP e-learning modules

Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures E-zine

Healthcare Record Management – Reminder

The HSE Quality Improvement Division and QPS Acute Services have produced an info-graphic to remind staff about the importance of good healthcare record management and their responsibility to adhere to best practice guidelines.   It […]

NMBI: Focus on Fitness to Practice series is launched

The Focus on FTP series will be an 8-part online series of articles from NMBI. These articles will focus on issues in relation to complaints made about registrants. The primary aim of the series is to inform […]

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