# hse - Friday 12 December, 2014
Nine and a half months for an appointment? I, like many others with varying medical issues, have been failed by the very system that I have been contributing to.
# hse - Thursday 11 December, 2014
“Tandem burials” were conducted up until the 1980s.
# hse - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Nearly 100 hours of training was given to staff featured in tonight’s exposé in the wake of a HIQA report earlier this year but the Disability Federation says this abuse was nothing to do with training.
# hse - Sunday 7 December, 2014
HIQA has carried out a review of the National Ambulance Service.
# hse - Friday 5 December, 2014
This comes as part of a wider policy issued today by the HSE.
# hse - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
A report yesterday criticised response times and the fleet’s age.
# hse - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
A Hiqa report into the ambulance service has been published.
HIQA inspected the home last summer and found a number of failings.
# hse - Monday 1 December, 2014
A number of staff have been placed ‘off-duty’.
# hse - Sunday 30 November, 2014
“Do you think the Government would give a card back just if people wrote to them? Not in a million years. Not on your nelly.”
# hse - Thursday 27 November, 2014
The Health Minister also ruled out a General Election in 2015.
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# hse - Wednesday 26 November, 2014
Who told whom what, and when?
An early warning system in maternity hospitals is to be standardised.
Our Children’s Health has welcomed yesterday’s announcements on medical card reform, but still has some outstanding concerns.
# hse - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
The number of nurses fell in the same period by almost 3%.
# hse - Monday 24 November, 2014
A number of different public bodies attended a training event in Tallaght today.
# hse - Friday 21 November, 2014
One child had not been visited by a social worker in more than four years.
# hse - Thursday 20 November, 2014
And which part of the country has most over the last four years?
# hse - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
The action was set to start on Wednesday in Our Lady of Lourdes hospital in Drogheda.
# hse - Monday 17 November, 2014
It transferred a patient from Dublin to London.
Thought the HSE says mileage isn’t everything, paramedics are worried about the state of the vehicles they drive every day.
# hse - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
The laptop contained the age groups, schools, addresses and phone numbers of a number of children.
# hse - Friday 7 November, 2014
Leo Varadkar said progress is being made on implementing the recommendations from the Portlaoise report.
# hse - Friday 31 October, 2014
One carried out earlier this week was deemed to be successful.
# hse - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Over 2,100 people are on the HSE’s Fair Deal waiting list.
# hse - Friday 24 October, 2014
Fianna Fáil’s Billy Kelleher criticised the Health Minister’s approach to HSE waiting lists, with 41,600 people waiting more than a year for an outpatient appointment.
# hse - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The HSE says that the clinic was closed because of concerns over the suitability of the building.
# hse - Friday 17 October, 2014
Plans are in place for a number of different scenarios.
The Ombudsman for Children made recommendations on a report into the situation.
# hse - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
A new law extends Freedom of Information requests to cover limited areas of an Garda Síochána and other organisations. They don’t have to answer you though…
# hse - Monday 13 October, 2014
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has confidence in Ireland’s plans.
# hse - Friday 10 October, 2014
Nurses want to know what contingency plans and alert systems are in place.
Ireland is fully prepared to deal with any possible Ebola case, the Chief Medical Officer said.
# hse - Thursday 9 October, 2014
Matt Merrigan says there’s an ongoing garda investigation.
# hse - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
However the Sunday Business Post is not budging.
The latest HIQA inspection reports finds elderly residents sitting alone during meal times with food on their face and clothing.
# hse - Monday 6 October, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Ebola, HSE waiting lists, and The Wind.
The HSE has denied that staff are being encouraged to manipulate waiting lists.