HSE CEO, Mr. Paul Reid is immensely impressed by how the people living in this country worked with the public health system in handling the pandemic, and particularly proud of the responsiveness of the health service to the challenges of the pandemic.
In a consensus statement, 32 co-authors from 17 countries with expertise in various aspects of health leadership, health care, public health, and related fields have outlined ten imperatives to guide leaders through recovery from the emergency stages of the pandemic.
The Health Service Executive Workplace Health and Wellbeing Unit is a division of National Human Resources. Its core responsibility is the implementation of employee safety, health and well-being governance, policies, standards and interventions for 94,575 HSE staff (82,828 FTE).
Prompted by the focus there is on the way Covid-19 and the restrictions imposed in managing the pandemic are impacting on our mental health services, I wondered if our mental health services infrastructure is equipped to deal with the extra demands it is likely to experience, writes Denis Doherty.
The concept of a Community Virtual Ward, which was recently tested by the Office of the Department of Health Chief Nursing Office, would set the direction of the future of nursing care, Rachel Kenna, Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health, told a HMI Dublin Mid Leinster regional meeting.
In June this year, the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) celebrated the first anniversary of the opening of Phase One of its long-awaited new hospital development on the campus of the NRH, at Rochestown Avenue, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, writes Edel Lambe.
The HMI is the professional body for healthcare managers across all sectors of the health services in Ireland. Its overall aim is the development of standards of management competence and practice. We inform, educate and involve members and stakeholders in professional development and networking activities.
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