# hse - Today’s News
# hse - Friday 15 March, 2013
The HSE has written to all recipients of the allowance informing them of the final date of payment.
# hse - Thursday 14 March, 2013
Autism services have been historically underfunded, but with the new Autism Bill steps are finally being taken to acknowledge the rights of autistic citizens and those of their families, writes Michael McCarthy TD.
# hse - Wednesday 13 March, 2013
The Irish Heart Foundation is calling for people to ask for the cards, which contain genetic data from children born between 1984 and 2002, to be returned to them.
# hse - Tuesday 12 March, 2013
The Mental Health Commission has called for a review into the treatment that John Butler received in the months before he took the lives of his two daughters along with his own.
# hse - Saturday 9 March, 2013
The Rare Disease Taskforce has asked the HSE to clarify its position in relation to the Treatment Abroad Scheme that could help.
# hse - Thursday 7 March, 2013
HSE head Tony O’Brien will return to the Oireachtas today to discuss the executive’s national service plan for 2013.
# hse - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
The HSE responds to newspaper reports that chips, frozen pizzas and doughnuts are being offered to hospital patients.
# hse - Monday 4 March, 2013
Michael Barry of the National Medicines Management Programme says draft laws will make generic drugs cheaper.
# hse - Friday 1 March, 2013
The chairman of Regional Health Forum West said around 30 people are mentioned in the final report.
Two separate reports in the Medical Independent reveal difficulties filling health posts at either end of the spectrum.
# hse - Wednesday 27 February, 2013
Junior health minister Kathleen Lynch could provide no guarantees as to what will happen to the payments to those in receipt of the Mobility Allowance when it is axed in four months time.
While Ireland does not have the worst quality of healthcare, it is run by technically deficient, medically illiterate bureaucrats, says Professor John Crown. What healthcare model should we be looking to?
# hse - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The former junior minister responsible for primary care says the recruitment budget is being gobbled up by overspending.
# hse - Monday 25 February, 2013
Gráinne O’Connor, 27, had originally been declined funding by the HSE, even though her required treatment is not available in Ireland.
# hse - Thursday 21 February, 2013
The crèche is closed as a precaution to prevent the spread of the infection.
# hse - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
In a year when many families and communities lost a child or young person to suicide, it makes no sense that €29 million pledged to be spent on mental health was not used, writes Tanya Ward.
# hse - Monday 18 February, 2013
The score is the first of the National Clinical Guidelines, and sets out how to recognise and respond to patients whose condition is deteriorating.
# hse - Sunday 17 February, 2013
The Minister for Health criticised graduate nurses for not taking up lower-paid jobs with the HSE.
# hse - Friday 15 February, 2013
James Reilly is to come up with alternative ways of measuring the performance of the National Ambulance Service.
HSE records obtained by the Medical Independent show that HSE chaplains in Dublin North East out-earn everyday priests.
# hse - Thursday 14 February, 2013
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Data obtained by the Medical Independent shows 120 former employees were rehired by the HSE last year.
# hse - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
In a statement the HSE said the investigation’s terms of reference required it to observe appropriate confidentiality.
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Enda Kenny was responding to the apparent leaking of a draft report into the controversial death of Savita Halappanavar last October.
The Evening Herald has obtained a draft HSE report into the death of the Indian woman at University Hospital Galway last October.
# hse - Wednesday 6 February, 2013
The figures were released over the past year and also indicate how many prosecutions took place.
# hse - Saturday 2 February, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish phrases that could confuses visitors for The Gathering, Clare Daly’s ‘house’ measure, and disoriented man could be member of government…
# hse - Friday 1 February, 2013
Karen Hurley gave birth to a baby boy with a fatal illness following her failed steriliation procedure.
The decision was announced today by Minister James Reilly after an agreement was reached with the HSE and the manufacturers of the drug.
The deadline was originally today, by the HSE said that due to low number of applications it has extended it on a rolling basis.
The unions also said their boycott of the nurse graduate scheme is “working”. They are asking the HSE to enter into discussions with them about finding savings.
# hse - Thursday 31 January, 2013
TDs will continue debating legislation to abolish the board of the HSE in the Dáil this afternoon.
# hse - Wednesday 30 January, 2013
The funeral of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe means it’ll be a relatively quiet day in Leinster House.
# hse - Tuesday 29 January, 2013
Sinn Féin has demanded an explanation as to why emergency wards in Kilkenny and Wexford had upgrades ‘fast-tracked’.
# hse - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
The INMO and the Psychiatric Nurses Organisation said that some of their members had complained about recent comments from the Minister for health.
Young nurses are right to boycott the new nursing graduate scheme, which would further cut pay for new graduates entering the Health Services, writes Patrick Nulty TD.
The bug has also hit Waterford Regional Hospital and St Patrick’s Hospital, leading to full bans on visitors.
# hse - Monday 21 January, 2013
Irish health authorities will negotiate the price of a “groundbreaking” new treatment for cystic fibrosis, which would currently cost the State more than €28 million annually.
One teenager absconded 72 times from the centre, according to a report by HIQA.