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AIGNA 10th Annual Conference – 3rd May 2018, Clayton Hotel, Monivea Road, Ballybrit, Co Galway

AIGNA 10th Annual Conference ‘Celebrating Advances in Older Persons Nursing’ 3rd May 2018, Clayton Hotel, Monivea Road, Ballybrit, Co Galway This year marks  the 10th Anniversary of the establishment of the All Ireland Gerontological Nurses Association. The theme […]

A Series of Masterclasses – Supporting an unplanned pregnancy

********Spaces still available******** A Series of Masterclasses – Supporting an unplanned pregnancy For: Health Professionals, teachers, youth workers and others who might encounter someone with an unplanned pregnancy in the course of their work Do […]

HIQA News Issue 23 — February 2018

Photocall — HIQA @ Clinical Audit Conference   Message from our CEO, Phelim Quinn   New HTA economic evaluation guidelines   Children’s team to regulate country’s special care units New HTA economic evaluation guidelines Update on the […]

Advert Flier for 2018.2019 Post Graduate Nursing and Midwifery programmes UCC

Advert Flier for 2018.2019  Post Graduate Nursing and Midwifery programmes – University College Cork Post Graduate programmes Flier summary Jan 2018 (00000002) Full details of each programme  in the School link  http://www.ucc.ie/en/nursingmidwifery/courses/postgrad/ Elaine Lehane PhD, […]

‘Communicating in Challenging Circumstances When People are Experiencing Loss and Grief – a workshop for non-clinical staff’

Places are still available for the workshop on ‘Communicating in Challenging Circumstances When People are Experiencing Loss and Grief – a workshop for non-clinical staff’.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring […]

IHF Stroke Conference 2018 – Extended call for abstracts and programme details

21st ANNUAL STROKE STUDY DAY For Health Care Professionals, All Disciplines Friday 27th April, 2018 – Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin CALL FOR ABSTRACTS & PROGRAMME DETAILS The deadline for receipt of abstracts (Poster and […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

The CES Knowledge Exchange is now available on our website. To read it, click here. A few items that may be of interest to you and your work: In news  A delegation of mental health […]

All About Women event 09/03/2018

All About Women is ready for bookings and all speakers confirmed. Minister Catherine e Byrne is opening this event and we are privileged to have Anna Quigley from Citywide supporting this event too. Details attached. […]

HSE Staff Steps to Health Challenge 2018

HSE Staff Steps to Health Challenge 2018 23rd April – 27th May 2018 The 2018 HSE staff Steps to Health Challenge kicks off on Monday 23rd April and runs for five weeks.  Last year was […]

This Week in #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: The Serum Eye Drop Programme in University Hospital Galway prepares eye-drops using patients own blood, to relieve conditions such as severe dry-eye to burns and ulcers in the eye. […]

HSE Celebrates International Women’s Day – Thursday, 8th March 2018

HSE Celebrates International Women’s Day  –  Thursday, 8th March 2018 International Women’s Day is a global day of celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.  This day also marks a ‘call […]

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 […]

HSE Mental Health Services now subscribe to CHOICE AND MEDICATION

HSE Mental Health Services now subscribe to CHOICE AND MEDICATION www.choiceandmedication.org/ireland This website is a fantastic resource that is suitable for everyone – service users, family members, carers and all healthcare professionals. You will find […]

Mental Health Peer Support #OurHealthService

This week in Our Health Service: People who have experienced mental health issues and are in recovery themselves have been offering support to service users across the country in a new approach by the HSE […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

The CES Knowledge Exchange is now on our website. To read it, click here. Some of the following content may be of interest to you and your work. In news  A report on a UK […]

Nursing & Midwifery Research & Innovation Conference, Strand Hotel, Limerick 28th Feb 2018

HSEWest/Midwest Nursing & Midwifery Research & Innovation Conference, Strand Hotel, Limerick 28th February 2018   Keynote speakers include: Patrick Glackin Alice Coffey Carmel Hoey Simon Cassidy   The Conference also includes concurrent sessions & poster […]

TCD School of Nursing and Midwifery Public Lecture: ‘Spiritual care in the health service: still relevant and realistic?” Thursday 22 March at 2pm

The TCD School of Nursing and Midwifery’s Spirituality Research and Innovation Group(SRIG) are pleased to announce a public lecture.   Spiritual care in the health service: still relevant and realistic? Presented by Dr Linda Ross, […]

CES Weekly Knowledge Exchange

The CES Knowledge Exchange is now online. To read it, click here. Some items that may be of interest: In news  An article about the limitations of programmes aiming to tackle obesity Coverage of a […]

Consultation on Deprivation of Liberty Safeguard Proposals

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 […]

Masterclasses – Supporting an unplanned pregnancy

A Series of Masterclasses – Supporting an unplanned pregnancy For: Health Professionals, teachers, youth workers and others who might encounter someone with an unplanned pregnancy in the course of their work Do you encounter clients […]

Healthy Ireland HSE Operation Transformation (OT) Love Life Love Walking Day, 14th February, 2018

Healthy Ireland HSE Operation Transformation (OT) Love Life Love Walking Day,  14th February, 2018   Due to popular demand, the HSE Operation Transformation Love Life – Love Walking Day is happening again this year on Wednesday […]

An Introduction to Mental Health First Aid

This week in #OurHealthService

This week in #OurHealthService: When patients admitted to St. Vincent’s University Hospital for management of the acute diabetic foot increased by 52%, staff established a project that resulted in fewer hospital admissions and fewer amputations. […]

Save the Date: World No-Tobacco Day Conference on 31 May in Farmleigh House, Dublin

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 […]

REGISTRATION OPEN – Bariatric Care: A Multidisciplinary Approach to a Multifaceted Condition Conference, Clayton Hotel, Galway, March 7th 2018

Bariatric Care: ‘A Multidisciplinary Approach to a Multifaceted Condition’ Conference Hosted by The Nursing & Midwifery Planning Development Unit HSE West / Mid-West Date: Wednesday 7th March 2018 Venue: The Clayton Hotel, Galway REGISTRATION IS […]

EVE Plantmarket Open Day – 20th February

EVE Plantmarket is a programme within the HSE for adults who experience mental health difficulties. The centre helps to give individuals a new sense of self-esteem, structure, new skills, opportunities and confidence. All programmes are […]

(7th World Congress of Clinical Safety) “Call for Abstracts” is now open.

“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: […]

CES Knowledge Exchange

In news Coverage of the Child Care Law Reporting Project. The Department of Education in Northern Ireland is encouraging parents to become more involved in their children’s learning. New research from the ESRI on the […]

New Dental Online Claim System Launched

New Dental Online Claim System Launched In January 2018, over 300 dentists signed up for a new online dental claiming system. This new online system was developed in collaboration with dentists, who have worked together […]

ICHN Procurement – Invitation for Quotations

The ICHN invites proposals from suitably qualified parties to submit a quotation for the implementation and Evaluation of Child and Family Health Core Care Plans developed for Public Health Nursing practice. The ICHN Child and […]