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Healthy Food for Life- The healthy eating guidelines and food pyramid

10.14655/11971-1050902 Department of Health (RoI) Healthy eating, Food, Nutrition, Portion size, Fruit Vegetables The Department of Health keeps dietary recommendations under review as part of its role in promoting evidence based public health. As part of ...

Workforce policy guidance

Workforce policy directorate guidance documents. 10.14655/11971-1048032 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Health workforce policy and management, Workforce policy reports and guidance Workforce policy di ...

EISS Operational Guidance- Version 13

The Early Intervention Transformation Programme (EITP) is a Northern Ireland Executive/Atlantic Philanthropies Delivering Social Change Signature Programme, funded jointly by the Delivering Social Change fund, DoH, DE, DoJ, DfC, DfE and The Atlantic Phila ...

EPPR-1 and EPPR-2 return forms and guidance

Guidance and forms for Completion of Estates Procurement Performance Return Forms EPPR-1 and EPPR-2  10.14655/11971-1007716 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Financial plans and reports, Finance, Procurement and Su ...

Guidance on Charging for Residential Accommodation

If you need to go into residential accommodation you may have to make a contribution to the cost of your care. This section provides information on how Trusts calculate how much you can pay. 10.14655/11971-1007706 Department of Health, Social Services and ...

Emergency care activity returns and guidance

The information presented on emergency care within the publication is derived from the statistical returns listed below. 10.14655/11971-987805 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, DHSSPS statistic ...

Protecting Looked After Children guidance

This paper has been developed to provide guidance on protecting and safeguarding children who are ‘Looked After’. The needs of the child or young person is central to all such planning processes. Avoiding unnecessary duplication or subjecting young people ...

Guidance for voluntary sector funding applications and reporting requirements

Circular HSS (OSS Training) 1/2016 10.14655/11971-987774 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Social services, Social services policy Circular HSS (OSS Training) 1/2016 Fuel Poverty Chronic Conditions Obesi ...

Tobacco Retailers Act (Northern Ireland) 2014- Retailers Guidance

From 6th April 2016, the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) is commencing new legislation under the Tobacco Retailers Act (Northern Ireland) 2014. The Act aims to reduce smoking prevalence among children and young people by r ...

Guidance for HSC professionals on termination of pregnancy in Northern Ireland

This guidance aims to provide clarity on the law framing termination ofpregnancy in Northern Ireland. It is imperative that health and social careprofessionals understand their responsibilities under the law.  10.14655/11971-987754 Department of Health, S ...

Sepsis Management National Clinical Guideline No. 6

27.5.2015 Sepsis, severe sepsis and septic shock are used to describe the systemic inflammatory response of patients to infection, as a continuum of progressive and life threatening severity.  Sepsis is the clinical syndrome defined by the presence of bo ...

General Palliative Care Guidance for Control of Pain in Patients with Cancer (PDF 56 KB)

General Palliative Care Guidelines 10.14655/799178-801039 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Cancer patient care This document is intended to be a practical clinical guideline for the control of pain in patients with cancer. Its targe ...

Regional Advisory Committee on Cancer- Guidance for the Management of Haematological Cancer (September 2004) (PDF 163 KB)

Regional Advisory Committee on Cancer- Guidance for the Management of Haematological Cancer (September 2004) 10.14655/799178-800784 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Haematological Cancer Haematological cancers in adults include a ra ...

Get Ireland Active: The National Guidelines on Physical Activity for Ireland

13.6.2009 The National Guidelines on Physical Activity for Ireland Click here to download PDF 3.1mb Consumer Leaflet PDF 932kb Fact Sheet for Adults PDF 667kb Fact Sheet for Parents and Guardians PDF 574kb Foldout Executive Summary PDF 699kb 10.14655/7715 ...

Diabetes: Prevention and Model for Patient Care

3.7.2006 The National Diabetes Working Group has made a number of policy guidance recommendations. These relate to the model of care for people with diabetes as well as recommendations for how services prevent and manage diabetes in the population. Read t ...

Design Guidelines for Specialist Palliative Care Settings

24.3.2005 Click here to download PDF 10.14655/771574-773606 Department of Health (Ireland) Palliative care Click here to download PDF Chronic Conditions Conditions Chronic Conditions Guidance Other Guidance ...

Guidelines for the safe administration of cytotoxic medical preparations in the treatment of patients with cancer

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Confidentiality- Ethical Considerations in HIV transmission: Guidelines for Professionals

10.6.2001 This document is designed to provide guidelines to professionals working with people who are HIV positive where the person living with HIV is placing other people at risk of infection through unprotected sexual intercourse or needle sharing, wit ...

An Outcomes Strategy for COPD and Asthma: NHS Companion Document

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National Clinical Guidelines and Recommendations for the Care of People with Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack

Irish Heart Foundation Stroke patients, Cause of death, Physical disability, Heart Stroke is the third most common cause of death and the most common cause of acquired major physical disability in Ireland. There is considerable evidence supporting the ben ...