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21.12.2015 Health in Ireland Key Trends gives us insights into trends in demographics, population health, hospital and primary care and health service employment and expenditure. The presentation of trend data over the last decade in the 2015 report highlights the many significant achievements that...
18.12.2015 The team incorporating DKM Economic Consultants, AECOM, RDJ Solicitors and Rose McHugh has been tasked by the Department of Health to provide an analysis of Potential Measures to Encourage the Provision of Nursing Home and Community Nursing UnitFacilities. Specifically, four questions...
18.12.2015 Analysis of Potential Measures to Encourage the Provision of Primary Care Facilities Report Presented to Department of Health Prepared by Indecon International Economic Consultants Indecon research economists were appointed by the Department of Health based on a competitive tender, to...
15.12.2015 The Public Health  (Alcohol) Bill was approved by Government on 8th December.  The bill aims to reduce alcohol consumption in Ireland to 9.1 litres per person per annum by 2020 and to reduce the harms associated with alcohol. The Bill consists of 29 sections and includes five main...
9.12.2015 The Health Behaviours in School Children (HBSC) survey 2014 shows that overall health levels are good. There are encouraging findings on consumption of fruit and vegetables, teeth cleaning, and a drop in smoking levels and consumption of sweets and soft drinks.  However, many children...
20.7.2015 When the Nursing Homes Support Scheme commenced, a commitment was made that it would be reviewed after three years. This review was carried out by my Department in collaboration with the HSE, with input provided by Deloitte...
17.7.2015 An Expert Advisory Group was established to examine the feasibility of a multi-annual treatment plan for hepatitis C.  The findings of the Expert Advisory Group are outlined in this Report ‘A Public Health Plan for the Pharmaceutical Treatment of Hepatitis C’.  The Government...
7.5.2015 Second Annual Report 2014 This is the second annual report of the National Clinical Effectiveness Committee (NCEC) highlighting its activities for 2014.  The NCEC was established as part of the Patient Safety First Initiative with the mission to provide a framework for national...
14.5.2015 Drugs misuse continues to be one of the most significant challenges facing our country.   It is highly destructive and has devastating effects on individuals, relationships, families, communities and society in general. Implementation of the National Drugs Strategy 2009-2016, which...
25.5.2015 Review of A Strategy for Cancer Control in Ireland. The review was led by Professor Padraig Warde of the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto.  The evaluation panel was very impressed with the excellent progress in the cancer control system in Ireland since the publication of A...

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