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(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 […]

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 […]

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop March 2018

Growing Up in Ireland Data Workshop March 2018   Growing Up in Ireland will host a Data Workshop to promote and support the use of the Child Cohort datasets on Tuesday 13th March from 10am […]

Today is Health and Social Care Professions Day

Health and Social Care Professions Day February 1st 2018 Today, February 1st, is Health and Social Care Professions Day in our health system. The National Health and Social Care Professions Office in the HR Division […]

Public Consultation on the Draft national infection prevention and control standards for community services

I am pleased to advise that the public consultation on the Draft national infection prevention and control standards for community services has now commenced. The consultation will run for a period of six weeks and […]

Bariatric Care: ‘A Multidisciplinary Approach to a Multifaceted Condition’ Conference

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 CALL FOR […]

Jabathon at Temple Street #OurHealthService

This week in #OurHealthService: The Temple Street Children’s Hospital Influenza Vaccination Campaign 2016/2017 encouraged the uptake of the vaccine among staff. The campaign won the ‘Improving Our Children’s Health’ award at the 2017 Health Service Excellence […]

DROP EVERYTHING AND READ! 5 plus minute reads

DROP EVERYTHING AND READ! Dr. Steevens Library challenges you to set aside the next 5, 10 or 15 minutes for reading.  The following email contains links to 5 +minute nuggets of reading material on topics […]

DROP EVERYTHING AND READ! 10 +minute reads

2018 Late Winter/Early Spring Edition of DEAR – drive the cold winter away! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions […]

National Cancer Control Programme publishes a Sexual Wellbeing Guide for women

National Cancer Control Programme publishes a Sexual Wellbeing Guide for women The National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) has launched a new guide for women who have completed treatment for breast cancer or pelvic cancer, which […]

DROP EVERYTHING AND LISTEN – Podcasts & Videos.

2018 Late Winter/Early Spring Edition of DEAR – drive the cold winter away! time to reflect – time to look at the evidence! Give us your feedback on DEAR campaign if you have any suggestions […]

IHF Council on Stroke Conference 2018 – Call for Abstracts

21st ANNUAL STROKE STUDY DAY For Health Care Professionals, All Disciplines Friday 27th April, 2018 – Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION The Irish Heart Foundation Stroke Council was […]

ALCI Spring Study Day 2018

The Association of Lactation Consultants of Ireland is delighted to announce that its’ Annual All Ireland Spring Study Day will take place this year on Saturday 10th March at the HSE-RCSI Building at University Hospital […]

Women who breastfeed their babies for six months or more may be able to cut their risk of developing diabetes by nearly half, according to a new study.

Please see below link to article on RTE news today   https://www.rte.ie/news/health/2018/0117/933881-breastfeeding_diabetes/    

CES Knowledge Exchange

The CES Knowledge Exchange is now up on our website. Click here to read it. Some items that may be of interest to your work include the following: In news An article from the Guardian […]

Calling all women aged 25-60: Let’s Get Serious About Preventing Cervical Cancer

Calling all women aged 25-60: Let’s Get Serious About Preventing Cervical Cancer Check when your next cervical screening (smear) test is due here Today, 26th January 2018, Minister Catherine Byrne launched the Pearl of Wisdom […]

Call for Speakers- Annual Ophthalmic Nursing Conference RVEEH

Please see attached poster regarding a Call for Speakers for the Annual Ophthalmic Nursing Conference which will place on Saturday 21st  April 2018 (Save the Date!)   We would appreciate if you could share this […]

New research finds that more than 3 in 4 GPs have experienced a patient suicide

New research finds that more than 3 in 4 GPs have experienced a patient suicide A new study carried out by the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention (NOSP) and Irish College of General Practitioners […]

Launch of HSE Incident Management Framework

Launch of HSE Incident Management Framework   The HSE’s Incident Management Framework (2018) was launched on the 24th January by the HSE Director General, Mr Tony O’Brien.  At the launch Mr O’Brien stated that he […]

Stone Award for Limerick Nurse #OurHealthService

This week in #OurHealthService: The annual Stone Award recognises a nurse who has made a consistently great contribution in the field of dermatology nursing. It has recently been awarded to Limerick nurse, Sheila Ryan.   […]

The Peta Taaffe Clinical Leadership Programme OPEN NOW

Dear Colleagues, Please find attached information relating to forthcoming leadership programmes for Clinical Nurse/Midwife Managers and Clinical Nurse/Midwife Specialists which is being facilitated by the ONMSD Leadership Centre. The programme in this region is scheduled […]

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 […]

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 […]

askaboutalcohol.ie – ‘4 well-known Irish faces on the impact alcohol had on their mental health’

4 well-known Irish faces on the impact alcohol had on their mental health FOR anyone who has ever struggled with a hangover, it’s no real surprise that alcohol can cause a severe mood dip. In […]

Professional Supervision Training Programme for Supervisors

The National HSCP Office is now inviting applicants to apply for a place on the HSE Health & Social Care Profession’s ‘Train the Trainer’ Professional Supervision Training Programme for Supervisors. Please bring to the attention […]

‘Supporting Bereaved People’ workshop

Places are still available for the ‘Supporting Bereaved People’ workshop.  Details below.  I would be grateful if you would bring it to the attention of anyone you think may be interested. SUPPORTING BEREAVED PEOPLE Date […]

Registration Open: SPHeRE Spring Seminar 2018