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Corporate report: Ebola Biobank: 2015 specimen transfer

Ministry of Health and Sanitation (MOHS), Sierra Leone and Public Health England's Ebola Biobank 2015 export approval for secure specimen transfer to the UK. ...

Ebola risk in Europe remains very low – no travel or trade restrictions recommended

On Wednesday 17 July 2019, the Director-General of the WHO declared the Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. This declaration is a mechanism to mobilise more attenti ...

Guidance: Surveillance and audiological referral guidelines

This document for healthcare professionals covers surveillance, referral and audiological monitoring following newborn hearing screening. ...

Appointment of Mr Brian Fitzgerald as Chair of the National Haemophilia Council

Following a Public Appointment Service (PAS) advertising campaign, the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed Mr Brian Fitzgerald as Chair of the National Haemophilia Council for a three-year period with effect from 1 August 2019. Mr Brian Fi ...

Correspondence: Immunisation survey 2019: attitudes of young people and parents

Letter to public health professionals about the 2019 survey into attitudes to vaccination among young people and parents. ...

Guidance: Dental radiographic X-ray imaging: dose to patients

This report reviews data on patient doses and equipment trends in dental X-ray imaging procedures between 2014 and 2017. ...

Ethics and Law for School Psychologists, 7th Edition

  Ethics and Law for School Psychologists is the single best source of authoritative information on the ethical and legal issues school psychologists face every day. Designed specifically to meet the unique needs of psychologists in school settings, this ...

Learning the Language of Addiction Counseling, 4th Edition

  Drawing from her years of experience working in the addiction-counseling field, Geri Miller provides an engaging, balanced overview of the major theoretical underpinnings and clinical practices in the field. From assessment and diagnosis of addiction to ...

Health Promotion Programs: From Theory to Practice, 2nd Edition

  Comprehensive coverage, real-world issues, and a focus on the practical aspects of health promotion Health Promotion Programs combines theory and practice to deliver a comprehensive introduction to the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health ...

Community-Based Participatory Research for Health: Advancing Social and Health Equity, 3rd Edition

  The definitive guide to CBPR concepts and practice, updated and expanded ...

Minister for Health confirms restructuring of health services and delivers key Sláintecare commitment

· Six regional health bodies to deliver people-centred health and social care; · Regional health bodies will have their own budget based on local population needs; · Improved accountability and transparency ...

Findings from the Public Consultation on Geographic Alignment of Hospital Groups and Community Healthcare Organisations

A public consultation on the process of Geographic Alignment of Community Healthcare Organisations (CHOs) and Hospital Groups was conducted by the Department of Health in April-May 2018 and this report provides a synthesis and summary of all submissions r ...

Appointments to St. James’s Hospital Board

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has appointed/re-appointed the following as members of St. James’s Hospital Board   ...

Appointments to the Health Research Board

Following a Public Appointment Service (PAS) advertising campaign, the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed the following persons as members of the Health Research Board.  These appointments are with effect from 15 July 2019 to 14 July 2024 ...

Final Report on the Enhanced Care Model

The Enhanced Care Model was created using the evidence and learning arising from the implementation of the Framework for Safe Nurse Staffing and Skill Mix in General and Specialist Medical and Surgical Care Settings. The Report outlines a new model of car ...

Appointments to the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has appointed/re-appointed the following as members of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland from 18 June 2019 to 17 June 2023: ...

PHE issues advice to people travelling to Egypt

PHE is issuing advice to people travelling to Egypt after a number of people, including children, have returned with a serious illness caused by E. coli infection. ...

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris, T.D., has appointed the following person as a member of the Social Workers Registration Board

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris, T.D., has appointed the following person as a member of the Social Workers Registration Board, on her election by the registrants of the designated profession, with effect from 30 August 2018 to 4 August 2022:    Ms ...

Correspondence: Vaccine update: issue 296, July 2019, HPV special edition

Newsletter including the latest information and resources for the universal human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme for eligible girls and boys. ...

Guidance: NHS population screening: inequalities strategy

Guidance to support the health system to reduce inequalities in screening. ...

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