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#Elderly care

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Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident
# HIQA
# HIQA

Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident

Jul 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 26,104 Views 40 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'
# HIQA
# HIQA

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'

Dec 30th 2017, 12:05 AM 35,148 Views 60 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

Illegal non-EU workers common in care work and catering industry
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

Illegal non-EU workers common in care work and catering industry

Jul 6th 2017, 6:05 AM 10,329 Views 16 Comments

Problems associated with illegal work include poor working conditions and risks to fundamental worker’s rights, a new report has found.

'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again'
# Elderly Care
# Elderly Care

'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again'

Jun 28th 2017, 9:05 AM 7,931 Views 17 Comments

Junior Minister Jim Daly has spoken out about the Devereaux controversy.

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months
# Care Home
# Care Home

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months

Sep 30th 2013, 7:14 AM 4,856 Views 6 Comments

The positions in nursing, administration, catering, managerial and support systems areas are being developed by the McMahon Health Group at the Cairnhill Bray facility.

Abbeyleix nursing home gets reprieve as HSE to hold consultation
# Abbeyleix
# Abbeyleix

Abbeyleix nursing home gets reprieve as HSE to hold consultation

Dec 7th 2011, 9:46 PM 1,434 Views 8 Comments

The Health Service Executive has said it will now hold a consultation with residents after they challenged the closure in the High Court.

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"
# Care Homes
# Care Homes

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"

Nov 9th 2011, 8:01 AM 2,216 Views 9 Comments

A HIQA report into the care administered to patients at Larchfield Park Nursing Home raised a number of concerns.