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Invitation to Staff in CH East to Avail of a Mini Heart Health Check

Implementing Healthy Ireland in Community Healthcare East   The Health & Wellbeing Division of Community Healthcare East (formerly CHO6) is listening and following up! Based on your feedback regarding a need for Health Checks during […]

HSEland Complaints Module 1 – Effective Complaints Handling

HSEland Complaints Module 1 – Effective Complaints Handling   The HSE’s National Complaints Governance and Learning Team (NCGLT) has developed, in conjunction with the Office the Ombudsman, an interactive on-line complaint handling e-learning tool, hosted […]

PRESS RELEASE: Minister Zappone appoints Ms. Tanya Ward, Chief Executive of the Children’s Rights Alliance, as Chairperson to the National Advisory Council

Minister Zappone appoints Ms. Tanya Ward, Chief Executive of the Children’s Rights Alliance, as Chairperson to the National Advisory Council Tuesday 10th April, 2018 Dr. Katherine Zappone T.D., Minister for Children and Youth Affairs has […]

PRESS RELEASE: €2m Fund seeks ‘Ground-breaking’ proposals to support young people‘ Time to think anew to break cycle of disadvantage’ Quality and Capacity Building Initiative supported through Dormant Accounts Funding Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs

€2m Fund seeks ‘Ground-breaking’ proposals to support young people ‘Time to think anew to break cycle of disadvantage’ Quality and Capacity Building Initiative supported through Dormant Accounts Funding Statement by the Minister for Children and […]

Children First Update

New secure printing function on Tusla Portal   A new secure printing function on the Tusla Portal now allows you to print submitted Child Protection Welfare Report Forms (CPWRF). The Tusla online web Portal (https://portal.tusla.ie/), […]

Dementia Post-diagnostic Support Grant – applications invited

Dementia Post-diagnostic Support Grant – applications invited   To support the implementation of the National Dementia Strategy, the National Dementia Office initiated a project in 2017 to develop a Dementia Post-Diagnostic Support Framework.  The aim […]

Knowledge Exchange

This weeks Knowledge Exchange is now available on our website. You can read it here. Some items that might be of interest include:   In news   The issue of how children learn about consent […]

ICHN Annual Conference Wed 23rd May, 2018 – Limerick Strand Hotel – Registration Now OPEN!

Registration to the ICHN Annual Conference taking place in the Limerick Strand Hotel on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 is now OPEN!! Please go to ‘Events’ above – ICHN Annual Conference 2018 Cost of Registration:  ICHN […]

‘Loss and the Impact of Family Breakdown on Children and Adolescents’ workshop

Places are still available for the workshop on ‘Loss and the Impact of Family Breakdown on Children and Adolescents’.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring it to the attention of anyone […]

Assessing Preparedness of the HSE for Integrated Care Delivery – SURVEY REMINDER

Assessing Practice & Preparedness of the HSE for Integrated Care Delivery Survey  “Please help us shape the delivery of integrated care”  “’highly relevant information please complete in full” Integrated care brings together the many specialities […]

Sent on behalf of the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF), WHWU, HR Division.

Sent on behalf of the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF), WHWU, HR Division. Occupational Safety and Health Newsletter The 10th issue of the Occupational Safety and Health Newsletter is now available to read online.  […]

The StrokeCog Study: National Survey of Nursing Homes

The StrokeCog Study: National Survey of Nursing Homes   The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) would like to invite Persons in Charge and Directors of […]

TCD School of Nursing and Midwifery Public Lecture Series ‘Tell Me About’: ‘Men’s Sheds – building the wellbeing of men in the community’ Thursday 29 March at 5.15pm

The fourth lecture in the School of Nursing and Midwifery ‘Tell Me About’ public lecture series 2017/18 takes place on Thursday 29 March Men’s Sheds – building the wellbeing of men in the community Presented […]

People Strategy – Leaders in People Services – consultation and engagement process

People Strategy – Leaders in People Services – consultation and engagement process The HSE Human Resources Division is launching a process of consultation and engagement in relation to the People Strategy – Leaders in People […]

National Consultation – Draft Codes of Practice on Advance Healthcare Directives

National Consultation – Draft Codes of Practice on Advance Healthcare Directives March 2018 Advance Healthcare Directives have been introduced into Irish law as part of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015. Any person aged 18 […]

‘Children and Loss’ workshop

Places are still available for the workshop on ‘Children and Loss’.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring it to the attention of anyone you think may be interested.  CHILDREN AND LOSS  […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

This week’s Knowledge Exchange is now on our website, to read it, click here.  In news  Coverage of a new report from the Nuffield Trust on child health and development trends in the UK An […]

Save the date – CHO Webinar: Managing HCAI and AMR in Community and Primary care – a guide for CHO Management

SAVE THE DATE Interactive Webinar on Tuesday 10th April from 12-1pm    Managing Healthcare Associated Infection and Antimicrobial Resistance  in Community and Primary care settings The webinar includes : An explanation  of the key HCAI […]

Making the Most of Every Bite – “a colourful patient-friendly resource, which eased the pressure of meal planning for this family”

Making the Most of Every Bite: New high-calorie, high-protein cookbook for adults at risk of malnutrition  “The book is amazing. It covered everything from snacks to drinks, if you could not manage meals. The ideas […]

Caring for Carers – New Resource Launched for Ireland’s former Family Carers

Caring for Carers – New Resource Launched for Ireland’s former Family Carers  A new resource was launched to support people whose caring has ended – as they enter a new phase in their lives. When […]

Dementia care in primary care

Please see flyer below – for a 4 hour dementia care programme for all healthcare professional working in primary care.

This week in Our Health Service: ‘Kitty Kelly on working more than 40 years at St Camillus’ #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: Kitty Kelly has been providing a smile and a kind word to staff and patients of St Camillus’ Community Hospital in Limerick for 43 years and insists that she […]

Caring for a Child with a Life Limiting Condition (CLLC) Level A Programme

Please find the attached a flyer in relation to the planned Caring for a Child with Life Limiting Condition (CLLC) Level A programmes which will be delivered in the Centre for Childrens Nurse Education (CCNE) […]

Child and Family Nursing Conference – Tuesday, 10th April 2018- Cork University Hospital

Dublin wins bid to host major international conference to tackle tobacco

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH PRESS STATEMENT  Dublin wins bid to host major international conference to tackle tobacco Dublin has been announced as the winner of a bid to host a major international conference to tackle tobacco, […]

Practice Education Conference – 26th July, 2018 – Call for Abstracts

Practice Education Conference – 26th July, 2018 – Call for Abstracts The National Health and Social Care Professions Office is hosting a conference on practice education and is now issuing a call for abstracts.  The […]

CES Knowledge Exchange

This weeks Knowledge Exchange is now live on our website. To read it, click here. Some items that may be of interest to you and your work include: In news Sean Redmond’s article in RTÉ […]

Dementia: Innovations in Care Conference & Masterclasses – 12th & 13th April 2018 – Details & How to Book

For details click here

Middle Aged Men and Suicide Research Report launched at Men’s Health Symposium

Middle Aged Men and Suicide Research Report launched at Men’s Health Symposium Today sees the launch of a new report that examines why middle aged Irish men have the highest rate of suicide of all […]

2018 Nursing & Midwifery – Living the Values Conference – May 9th – Dublin Castle

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: The Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health, The Director of the Office of the Nursing & Midwifery Services Director, Health Service Executive and the President of the Nursing & Midwifery Board of […]