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Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop April 2018

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop April 2018  Growing Up in Ireland will host a Data Workshop to promote and support the use of the Child Cohort datasets on Monday 23rd April from 14:00hrs to […]

Assessing Preparedness of the HSE for Integrated Care Delivery – SURVEY

Assessing Preparedness of the HSE for Integrated Care Delivery Survey “Please help us shape the delivery of integrated care” Integrated care brings together the many specialities involved in patient care so that, from the patient’s […]

“I have learned some great breathing exercises which I know will benefit me during labour” #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: Midwife Sandra Sherwin knew the benefits of pregnancy yoga from personal experience and was on a mission to make classes freely available to women attending Our Lady of Lourdes […]

Launch of Sleep Programme

New toolkit helps young people get healthy amount of sleep Sleep deprivation is at crisis point for young people in Ireland and as a society we need to discuss and address the issue.  That’s according […]

Community Nursing Literature Update Jan 2018

National Health & Social Care Professions Office Innovation & Best Practice Awards 2018

National Health & Social Care Professions Office Innovation & Best Practice Awards 2018 To recognise the enormous role Health and Social Care Professions play in delivering innovative solutions, reshaping how and where services are delivered […]

Free one day conference: Person-Centredness: research and implementation in health and social care 15th May 2018

Person-Centredness: research and implementation in health and social care Free One Day Conference Hosted by UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Sciences in association with HSE Clinical Strategy & Programmes and HSE QID National […]

World No-Tobacco Day Conference, Thursday 31 May, Farmleigh House

SAVE THE DATE World No-Tobacco Day Conference Thursday, 31st May 2018 Farmleigh House, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8 Conference Aim: To mobilise and empower key stakeholders at a community level to actively support the drive towards […]

Age Friendly Roadshows

Attached is the flyer for the upcoming Age Friendly Road Shows to be held in each of the five Municipal Districts in May. They will be on every Wednesday starting with Naas on the 2nd May. It […]

‘Resilience – Staying Well at Work’ workshop

Places are still available for the workshop on ‘Resilience – Staying Well at Work’.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring it to the attention of anyone you think may be interested. […]

Conference: Caring for Patients with Dementia in the Acute Sector

Caring for those with Dementia in the Acute Healthcare Sector One of the major challenges for healthcare professionals working in the acute sector is how to meet the needs of the patient with dementia. Northridge […]

‘Dementia and Loss’ workshop

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

2018/2019 Professional Certificate in Children and Loss

We are now accepting applications for the 2018/2019 Professional Certificate in Children and Loss (Level 9). I attach the brochure which includes course details, schedule of dates and application procedure.  Please note application is on-line […]

CES Knowledge Exchange

This week’s Knowledge Exchange is now on our website. You can read it here. Some items that may be of interest include: In news  What the Northern Ireland budget means for health and education The […]

Invitation to attend PEIN Conference on Sustainability, Mainstreaming and Integration

Please see below and attached details of a half day free conference with keynote speakers Dr Fiachra Kennedy (Prevention and Early Intervention Unit, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform) and Canddia Brudenell of Nottingham City […]

HIQA has published new guidelines on how HTAs are carried out in Ireland

HIQAs Health Technology Assessment (HTA) team has published two updated guidelines on how HTAs are carried out in Ireland. They are Guidelines for the Economic Evaluation of Health Technologies in Ireland and Guidelines for the […]

Deprivation of Liberty: Safeguard Proposals National Consultation Department of Health

Existing legislation in Ireland does not provide a procedure for admitting people who lack capacity to residential facilities in which they will be under continuous supervision and control and will not be free to leave, […]

Presidents address: March 2018

Dear Colleagues, Welcome to our spring newsletter. The National Service Plan 2018 published in December 2017 details the delivery of health services that the HSE will provide directly, and through a range of funded agencies, […]

National Bereavement Conference 2017

RE: FirstLight’s National Bereavement Conference 2017: Working Together to Make a Difference  Please find attached FirstLight’s E-Booklet which summarises the presentations made at FirstLight’s National Bereavement Conference, ‘Working Together to make a Difference’, held on […]

“I vowed that I would deliver the speech when Malala came to Tipperary” #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: Five years ago, Martin Quinn suffered a stroke on live radio, an event which he will forever associate with Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who he credits with inspiring his […]

Date for Your Diary: Medicines Management Masterclass Thursday 12th April 2018 in Limerick

The National Nurse Medicinal Product Prescribing Team are hosting a Medicines Management Masterclass on Thursday 12th April 2018 in Limerick.  Please find attached Programme . To book a place on this Masterclass, the Registration Form […]

‘Emergency Frontline Staff Dealing with Bereaved Families’ workshop

Places are still available for the workshop on ‘Emergency Frontline Staff Dealing with Bereaved Families’.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring it to the attention of anyone you think may be […]

(7th World Congress of Clinical Safety) “Call for Abstracts” is available till April 30.

Call for Abstracts” is now open. 7th World Congress of Clinical Safety (7WCCS) Theme: Sustainable health care and management Date: 7 (Fri) – 8 (Sat) September 2018 Place: Best Western Hotel Bern, Bern, Switzerland Homepage: […]

IHF STROKE CONFERENCE 2018 – PROGRAMME AND APPLICATION INFORMATION

Irish Heart Foundation Council on Stroke – 21st Annual Conference – 27 April 2018 – Croke Park   Attached is the programme for the 2018 IHF Council on Stroke Conference, which will take place in […]

Focus group invitation Financial Abuse Vulnerable Adults

Please find details of a report launch on Financial Abuse of Vulnerable adults in Banking institutions (experiences of bank staff and National Safeguarding committee) on March 13th at 14.30. Registration  is free via the link […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

Here’s some nice reading material for you in the form of this week’s Knowledge Exchange. To read it, click here. Some items that may be of interest to you and your work. In news  Data […]

Design a Poster, Win a Prize, Get Exhibited!

Design a Poster, Win a Prize, Get Exhibited! The Institute of Community Health Nursing Annual Conference offers an exciting opportunity to share your Community/Public Health Nursing Project with colleagues and academics in a friendly poster […]

ICHN Nurse Awards 2018 – Nominations OPEN!! – by 12th April, 2018 in association with Home Instead Senior Care

The Institute of Community Health Nursing is delighted to announce that Nominations for the ICHN Nurse Awards 2018 in association with Home Instead Senior Care are now OPEN!! The annual award is to recognise Nurses who […]

QI Talktime Webinar 6th March 2018

QITalktime Webex Number 3 2018 Topic:                          Microsystems – Quality Improvement at the frontline          Date:                           Tuesday March 6th 1pm – 1.50pm Event number:          844 611 690 Event password:        JOINUP Preregister at this address and […]

Formaldehyde Safety Alert

The National Health & Safety Function have recently issued a Safety Alert (Ref: SA:012:00); titled “Change in Occupational Exposure Limit value (OELv) for Formaldehyde” The information contained in this safety alert has significant relevance to […]