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IHCA membership on the rise

By David Lynch | Oct 28, 2021 |
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IHCA AGM and Annual Conference, virtual, Saturday 9 October The IHCA has 1,000 more members than it had a decade…

Time for ‘new perspective’ on psychosomatic illness

By David Lynch | Oct 27, 2021 |
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It is time for a new perspective on psychosomatic illness to help doctors understand these disorders differently, “so we learn…

Patients with rheumatoid disease not at greater risk of Covid-19

By David Lynch | Oct 27, 2021 |
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Much has been learned about viral infections and vaccines in regards to autoimmune disease during the first year of the…

Global RMD Covid database ‘a great success’

By David Lynch | Oct 26, 2021 |
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The Global Rheumatology Alliance (GRA) database established during the Covid-19 pandemic was a “grass roots” initiative and has been a…

Care and collaboration in the cancer community

By Pat Kelly | Oct 26, 2021 |
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Conference Preview Gathering Around Cancer, virtual, 4-5 November 2021 Ahead of the Gathering Around Cancer annual conference, Prof John McCaffrey…

More HSE IT systems will move to cloud – CIO

By David Lynch | Oct 26, 2021 |
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It has been suggested that more HSE IT systems will move to cloud services following the cyberattack on the Executive.…

Benefits to retaining paper systems, hears Rotunda board

By Catherine Reilly | Oct 26, 2021 |
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It would be beneficial to retain some “paper systems” following the cyberattack, although electronic records are “the most efficient and…

HIQA calls for urgent reform of health information system in Ireland

By Reporter | Oct 26, 2021 |

HIQA has launched a report calling for reform of the health information system for health and social care in Ireland.…

Surgical training ‘will be prolonged’ without protections

By Catherine Reilly | Oct 26, 2021 |
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Surgical training must be “explicitly accommodated in the outsourced model” to avoid prolonged training and reduced availability of newly qualified…

External reviews can be ‘expensive’ and ‘time consuming’ – Saolta

By Catherine Reilly | Oct 26, 2021 |
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The “expensive” and “time consuming” nature of some external reviews of adverse incidents was discussed by Saolta University Health Care…

Consultant staffing among ‘concerns’ about LUH gynae service

By Catherine Reilly | Oct 26, 2021 |
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There continued to be “some concerns” about Letterkenny University Hospital’s (LUH) gynaecology service, including difficulties recruiting consultants, the Saolta University…

Private nursing homes’ clinical governance gaps ‘pose health risk’

By David Lynch | Oct 26, 2021 |
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There is a risk to the health of residents in private nursing homes because of the present regulatory framework and…

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