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# social-care - Thursday 30 August, 2018

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning

The organisation has been plagued with a number of scandals in recent years.

# social-care - Thursday 29 September, 2016

From The42 Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst Social Care

Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst

Jurgen Klopp says Mamadou Sakho’s social media criticism has been dealt with and has urged him to work hard to salvage his Liverpool career.

# social-care - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

'Detached, isolated and ill-informed HSE' at play in Áras Attracta, says nurses group

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.

# social-care - Sunday 16 November, 2014

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'

Social work expert Maurice Fenton said that the relationship between children and carers is being sacrificed.

# social-care - Saturday 25 October, 2014

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

# social-care - Thursday 17 July, 2014

One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother

Susan had spent some time in the care of the State before her death at the age of 15 months.

# social-care - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people

It comes after concerns over a change in her title today.

# social-care - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts

Older people are more likely to spend more nights in hospital and to visit the GP, a TILDA study found.

# social-care - Thursday 21 February, 2013

'Worrying' HIQA report raises questions about safety of foster children in Dublin North West

The report found some children had remained in placements despite allegations being made about foster carers.

# social-care - Monday 21 January, 2013

50 new jobs in nursing and social care

Nua Healthcare is creating the permanent positions in Dublin, Kildare, Laois and Offaly.

# social-care - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff

The authority said the guide is aimed at helping front line healthcare staff ensure patient information is of the highest quality possible.

# social-care - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines

HIQA issues document for health and social care workers to try to prevent privacy of patient data being breached.

# social-care - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Health workers blast €295 "employment tax"

Social workers, physiotherapists and eleven other professions are facing the statutory registration charge by next year.

# social-care - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland

Members of the Unison trade union are holding picket lines in front of numerous hospitals today to protest against frontline budget cuts.