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# social-care - Thursday 30 August, 2018

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning
# Child And Family Agency
# Child And Family Agency

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning

Updated Aug 30th 2018, 6:24 PM 25,204 Views 40 Comments

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

# social-care - Thursday 29 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 29th 2016, 6:11 PM 7,776 Views 0 Comments

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
# Abuse
# Abuse

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

Dec 10th 2014, 5:43 PM 27,481 Views 155 Comments

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 Care
# Social Care

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

Nov 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 8,988 Views 12 Comments

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?
# Courts
# Courts

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

Oct 25th 2014, 5:30 PM 13,460 Views 13 Comments

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
# Children In Care
# Children In Care

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

Jul 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 22,426 Views 11 Comments

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
# Social Care
# Social Care

Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people

Jul 15th 2014, 10:01 PM 8,247 Views 11 Comments

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

# social-care - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts
# Ageing
# Ageing

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts

Mar 13th 2013, 8:30 PM 6,319 Views 15 Comments

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
# Children
# Children

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

Feb 21st 2013, 9:59 PM 6,783 Views 43 Comments

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
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

50 new jobs in nursing and social care

Jan 21st 2013, 8:27 AM 7,117 Views 7 Comments

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
# Data
# Data

HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff

Nov 14th 2012, 3:45 PM 4,390 Views 6 Comments

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
# Privacy
# Privacy

Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines

Sep 13th 2012, 7:45 PM 3,046 Views 1 Comment

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"
# Register
# Register

Health workers blast €295 "employment tax"

May 30th 2012, 4:34 PM 6,226 Views 49 Comments

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
# Strike
# Strike

Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland

Oct 5th 2011, 10:43 AM 238 Views 0 Comments

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