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HSE Service Plan provides €426 million to increase capacity

By sa | Feb 24, 2021 |

The National Service Plan for the HSE, which details spending of its €20.623 billion allocation for 2021, has been published.…

Infrastructure deficits ‘a challenge’ for hospitals – HIQA

By sa | Feb 23, 2021 |

Lack of single room capacity and maintenance issues remain a “challenge” for acute hospitals, according to HIQA’s latest inspection reports…

Vaccination expiration date error ‘not ideal’

By Niamh Cahill | Feb 22, 2021 |

GPs had to rearrange Covid-19 vaccination clinics early last week after it emerged the HSE cold chain service delivered vaccines…

Mass vaccination clinic at Helix a ‘monumental day’

By Niamh Cahill | Feb 22, 2021 |

More than 100 GP practices came together last weekend at the Helix in Dublin City University (DCU) to vaccinate just…

Survey highlights NCHD stress during first Covid-19 wave

By Paul Mulholland | Feb 19, 2021 |

A significant number of NCHDs feared their hospital would not be able to cope during the first wave of Covid-19…

No decision yet on governance structures for new elective-only hospitals

By David Lynch | Feb 19, 2021 |

No decision has yet been made on whether three new elective only centres will be co-located or stand alone hospitals,…

WHO ‘steps up efforts’ to curb Ebola outbreaks in Guinea and DRC

By sa | Feb 18, 2021 |

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is deploying teams of experts to support the national authorities in Guinea and the Democratic…

‘Wish to die’ linked to loneliness and depression in older adults – TCD research

By sa | Feb 18, 2021 |

Scientists at The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA) at Trinity College Dublin (TCD) have released fresh research findings outlining…

Concern over people ‘dropping their guard’ following vaccination

By Niamh Cahill | Feb 17, 2021 |

Concern has been raised about individuals who have received Covid-19 vaccinations ‘dropping their guard’ and failing to continue to practice…

Announcement on vaccination centres caused ‘confusion’ – IMO GP Chair

By Niamh Cahill | Feb 16, 2021 |

The announcement on the location of 37 mass vaccination centres on the same day as GPs began community vaccinations for…

Diabetic RetinaScreen introduces two-yearly screening pathway for eligible participants

By sa | Feb 16, 2021 |

Diabetic RetinaScreen (DRS), the National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme, is introducing at two-yearly screening pathway for screening participants who are…

HSE-HIHI Spark Ignite Innovation Competition 2021 now open

By sa | Feb 15, 2021 |

Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI), the HSE, the National Health and Social Care Professions Office (HSCP), the Office of the…

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