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Project Ireland 2040

19.2.2018 Project Ireland 2040  is the Governmentâ?Ts overarching policy initiative to make Ireland a better country for all of us, a country that reflects the best of who we are and what we aspire to be. A major programme of investment in health infrast ...

The National Carers' Strategy- Fifth Progress Report 2017

9.8.2018 Carers will be recognised and respected as key care partners. They will be supported to maintain their own health and well-being and to care with confidence. They will be empowered to participate as fully as possible in economic and social life. ...

Dr Gabriel Scally's Scoping Inquiry into CervicalCheck

12.9.2018 The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has published the final report of the scoping inquiry into the CervicalCheck Screening Programme, which was conducted by Dr Gabriel Scally, following a Government decision earlier today. The Minister wel ...

Project Ireland 2040

19.2.2018 Project Ireland 2040  is the Governmentâ?Ts overarching policy initiative to make Ireland a better country for all of us, a country that reflects the best of who we are and what we aspire to be. A major programme of investment in health infrast ...

Expert Group to review the law of torts and the current systems for the management of clinical negligence claims- Terms of Reference

9.7.2018 The Programme for Partnership Government stated â?owe will tackle the rising cost of claims by establishing an expert group to report within 6 months on options for reforming the law of torts and the current claims process, particularly when it c ...

Strategic Review of Medical Training and Career Structure- Seventh Progress Report

12.7.2018 In July 2013 a Working Group, chaired by Prof. Brian MacCraith, President, Dublin City University, was established to carry out a strategic review of medical training and career structure. The Working Group was tasked with examining and making h ...

Regulatory Impact Analysis & Children's Health Bill 2018

26.7.2018 The Childrenâ?Ts Health Bill provides for the enhancement of childrenâ?Ts health services and for that purpose to establish a body to be known as Childrenâ?Ts Health Ireland to plan and deliver paediatric services; to provide for the transfer of ...

Sláintecare Implementation Strategy

8.8.2018 Sláintecare presents a ten-year vision to transform Irelandâ?Ts health and social care services. The Sláintecare Implementation Strategy is the framework for a system-wide reform programme. It sets out the direction for the next ten years and a ...

Independent Review Group & Private Practice in Public Hospitals

10.8.2018 The Minister for Health established an Independent Review Group to conduct an impact analysis on the separation of private practice from the public hospital system, with a view to practical approaches that can be taken to removing private practi ...

Interim update report on the Inpatient Day Case Action Plan 2018

17.8.2018 17 th August 2018 The Department of Health, the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the National Treatment Purchase Fund (NTPF) published details of the Inpatient/Day Case (IPDC) Action Plan 2018 on 12 th April. The NTPF, today, (17 th August 201 ...

Regulatory Impact Analysis- Health Service Executive (Governance) Bill 2018

30.7.2018 The Health Service Executive (Governance) Bill 2018 provides for the establishment of a 9 person Board for the HSE. The Board will be the governing body for the HSE, with authority to perform the HSE’s functions. The Board will be accountable to ...

Research Programme in Healthcare Reform

25.10.2017 The Department of Health funds the Research Programme in Healthcare Reform with the ESRI. The Programme is a multi-annual research programme to undertake research in health economics and policy which contributes to the evidence base needed for ...

NTPF Special Audit of Hospital Waiting Lists 2017

9.11.2017 Background An audit of hospital waiting lists was undertaken by the National Treatment Purchasing Fund (NTPF), following an RTÃ? Investigates programme entitled â?~Living on the Listâ?T which was aired in February 2017. The purpose was to audit ...

Be Winter-Ready

9.11.2017 Be Prepared, Stay Safe and know where to find help should you need it   Remember that everyday tasks which we take for granted become more difficult or even hazardous in severe weather, yet by taking some simple steps you can reduce the impact o ...

Working Together for Health- A National Strategic Framework for Health and Social Care Workforce Planning

13.11.2017 Global and regional health workforce demand is expected to increase in the coming decades as a consequence of population and economic growth, combined with demographic, epidemiological and other factors. In this context, the European Commission ...

Interim Report of The Commission of Investigation (Certain matters relative to a disability service in the South East and related matters)

17.11.2017 The Commission of Investigation (Certain matters relative to a disability service in the South East and related matters) was established on 21st March 2017. The terms of reference of the Commission are available to view on our website Part II ...

All-Island Civic Dialogue on 'Brexit- Implications for Cross-border Health Co-operation' Summary Report

20.11.2017 Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, convened a sectoral dialogue in Dundalk on 8 September 2017 to discuss the implications of Brexit for cross- border health co-operation. The sectoral dialogue meeting was well attended with over 80 particip ...

2016 Annual Report on the Tobacco Free Ireland Action Plan.

23.11.2017 Tobacco Free Ireland, the report of the Tobacco Policy Review Group, was endorsed by Government, and published in October 2013. It builds on existing tobacco control policies and legislation already in place in this country, and sets a target f ...

Department of Health Annual Report 2016

6.12.2017 This annual report for the Department of Health 2016 outlines achievements and areas where significant progress was made in 2016 against our strategic objectives. 10.14655/11971-1204051 Department of Health (Ireland) health, population, ireland, ...

Report to the Minister for Health on an Evaluation and Analysis of Returns for 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017 including advice on Risk Equalisation Credits (Redacted)

8.12.2017 The Minister for Health requested that the Health Insurance Authority provide a Report to the Minister under Section 7E of the Health Insurance Act 1994. The Report includes: Report to the Minister for Health on an Evaluation and Analysis of Ret ...

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