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27.5.2015 Sepsis, severe sepsis and septic shock are used to describe the systemic inflammatory response of patients to infection, as a continuum of progressive and life threatening severity.  Sepsis is the clinical syndrome defined by the presence of both infection and a systemic inflammatory...
2.4.2015 In December 2014, Minister Varadkar convened the Emergency Department Taskforce to provide focus and momentum, and to develop sustainable long-term solutions to ED overcrowding. On 2 April, 2015, with Minister Lynch, Minister Varadkar announced additional funding to tackle Delayed...
28.4.2015 Under the new arrangements, children under 6 will be eligible for GP care free at the point of service. They will also benefit from age-based preventive checks focused on health and wellbeing, identifying obesity and other problems early, and the prevention of disease. These assessments...
5.3.2015 Ms Kathleen Lynch T.D., Minister for Primary Care, Social Care (Disabilities...
5.3.2015 In July 2013 a Working Group, chaired by Prof. Brian MacCraith, President, Dublin City University, was established to carry out a strategic review of medical training and career structure. The Working Group was tasked with examining and making high-level recommendations relating to...
3.3.2015 With the acceptance by Minister Wells and Minister Varadkar of the recommendations of the International Working Group (IWG) report on an all island model for congenital heart disease, a framework of governance which can facilitate the work required and recognise the cross jurisdictional...
5.3.2015 This is the first annual report of the National Healthcare Quality Reporting System (NHQRS). The establishment of the NHQRS was announced in February 2014 by the Minister for Health as part of his commitment to the public reporting of quality indicators that reflect on the quality and...
11.3.2015 In 2013, the Department of Health, in conjunction with Northern Ireland, commissioned the Sheffield Alcohol Research Group (SARG) at the University of Sheffield to conduct a health impact assessment as part of the process of developing a legislative basis for minimum unit pricing.  The...
12.3.2015 Tobacco Free Ireland was the first policy document to be launched under the Healthy Ireland framework and sets a target for Ireland to be tobacco free (i.e. with a smoking prevalence rate of less than 5%) by the year 2025. Tobacco Free Ireland has over 60 recommendations and the Action...
4.2.2015   A Bill to provide for:1) Health labelling of alcohol products2) Minimum unit pricing for retailing of alcohol products3) Regulation of marketing and advertising of alcohol4) Enforcement powers for Environmental Health Officers Download document here

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