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Patient Safety Stories

  Patient Safety Stories   The Office of Quality Risk and Safety, Quality Assurance and Verification Division are delighted to announce the launch of the Patient Safety Stories. This initiative supports the further development of […]

Winter plan message from DDG

Dear Colleagues,   Yesterday the HSE  launched the Winter Plan for 2018/19. This plan reinforces the need for to prepare staff,  patients and  families for Winter and to become “Winter Ready”. This is particularly important for […]

LAUNCH: Co. Kildare Parent Support Campaign!

Dear Colleague An exciting new positive messaging campaign for parents has been launched in Co. Kildare this week!   The goal of the campaign is to boost parents’ wellbeing and alleviate the common feelings of […]

ICHN Annual Conference 2019 – Save the date – Wednesday 1st May 2019

Childrens Continence Ireland – National Annual Symposium 2019

Care of Adults and Children with asthma e-learning education programme

HSE Broadcast: Care of Adults and Children with Asthma e-learning education programme   The HSE’s National Clinical Programme for Asthma is calling on all Healthcare professionals involved in the care of adults and children with […]

HSE launches Mental Health Campaign for Young People

HSE launches Mental Health Campaign for Young People www.yourmentalhealth.ie   The HSE today (Monday 26th November) launched a new mental health campaign specifically targeted at young people. The ‘Mind Monster’ campaign was developed to raise […]

‘Alcohol and Drugs: A Parent’s Guide’ is available to download from www.askaboutalcohol.ie/parents

Calling all parents! Download or order Alcohol and Drugs: A Parent’s Guide today   The HSE’s askaboutalcohol.ie has launched a helpful guide for parents filled with information and practical advice on how to talk to […]

Conference Report Published – Working Together to Support Children and Young People with Disabilities and their Families

Progressing Disability Services for Children and Young People – Conference Report published   The HSE and its voluntary agency partners held a national conference Working Together to Support Children and Young People with Disabilities and […]

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop December 2018

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop December 2018   Due to high demand for training, Growing Up in Ireland  will host a Data Workshop to promote and support the use of the Child Cohort datasets […]

Presidents address: November 2018

Forum to facilitate health partnerships between Irish institutions and counterparts in less developed countries

Forum to facilitate health partnerships between Irish institutions and counterparts in less developed countries The 3rd ESTHER Ireland Partnership Forum takes place on 29 November 2018 at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. ESTHER […]

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop December 2018

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop December 2018   Due to high demand for training, Growing Up in Ireland  will host a Data Workshop to promote and support the use of the Child Cohort datasets […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

    In news:     ·     Coverage of data from the Growing up in Ireland study launched during the week   ·     A new Social Inclusion report published by the Department of Social Protection outlines some of the […]

Yourmentalhealth.ie :Please send on to your networks.

Dear all,   The HSE has redeveloped YourMentalHealth.ie to provide a significantly improved experience for those seeking mental health information, supports and services in the Republic of Ireland. People can now find personalised support options […]

Emergency Hormonal Contraception – national public awareness campaign launch

HSE advises that emergency hormonal contraception is available from pharmacists without a prescription up to five days after unprotected sex. www.sexualwellbeing.ie     The HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme (SHCPP) is launching a […]

Former GAA Hurling All-Star urges healthcare workers to get the flu vaccine after near death experience

Former GAA Hurling All-Star urges healthcare workers to get the flu vaccine after near death experience   Tullamore, (8th November 2018) – A former Galway Hurling All-Star has shared his near death experience in an […]

A Letter From FirstLight

A Letter From FirstLight (Formerly Irish Sudden Infant Death Association) 9 November 2018 Dear Members and Friends, It has been some time since FirstLight circulated a Newsletter and in the intervening period, as you will […]

Autumn Edition of Drop Everthing & Read podcasts

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please […]

Autumn Edition of Drop Everything & Read 5 + minute reads

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please contact bennery.rickard@hse.ie – your opinion counts! […]

Broadcast: Autumn Edition of Drop Everthing & Read “Lite Bites”

2018 Autumn Edition of DEAR – some scary bites! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions please contact bennery.rickard@hse.ie – […]

New Undergraduate Curriculum for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management launched today – Making Every Contact Count

Future healthcare professionals to influence lifestyle behaviour of their patients   HSE and Higher Education Institutions launch new undergraduate Curriculum for chronic disease prevention and management   A new 3rd level curriculum called Making Every […]

Breaking down barriers in HIV testing

This week in Our Health Service: “We want to remove as many barriers as we can to HIV testing and normalise the whole experience.” – Adam Shanley, Co-ordinator of the KnowNow programme. Gay and bisexual […]

HSE HR Circular 006/2017 “HSE policy on Annual Certification of registration with relevant registration boards at CORU.”

HSE HR Circular 006/2017 “HSE policy on Annual Certification of registration with relevant registration boards at CORU.”     Please note that Appendix 1 “Patient Safety Assurance Certificate” (PSAC) needs to be completed by all […]

‘Do the Right Thing- HSELand Managing Risks and Incidents in Everyday Practice’

Broadcast to launch new e-learning programme   DO THE RIGHT THING   HSELand Managing Risks and Incidents in Everyday Practice   We are repeatedly told that patient safety is all of our business but the […]

Invitation to the launch of CES Strategy and 10 Year Review

  Implementing change What have we learned over the past 10 years?   You are invited to the launch of a Ten Year Review of CES, and our new Strategy, on Friday 7th December 2018. Time: […]

Phase 2 Launch of Finance Training for Health Service Staff

Phase 2 of Finance Training for Health Service Staff   To support you in improving your financial management skills, HSE Finance earlier this year launched an online hub on HSELand featuring finance training materials (HSELanD […]

Closing Soon – Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy

Closing Soon – Evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy You are invited to take part in the evaluation of the National Dementia Strategy and its Implementation Plan by completing the survey below. Researchers from University […]

Patricia FitzPatrick Psychologist Cordially invites you to the launch of her new book, Effective Parenting: A Simple Guide for a Happy Home.

Autumn 2018 issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for, and about, Mental Health Engagement (Amended)

Welcome to the Autumn 2018 issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for, and about, Mental Health Engagement   Click here to read the sixth issue of Caidreamh, the eNewsletter for and about mental health engagement attached. […]