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Plain English Guidelines

National Adult Literacy Agency Guidelines on plain english writing A guide to plain english writing Knowledge Exchange Other Tools http://www.nala.ie/index.cfm/section/Publications/ext/plainenglish_guidelines/ © National Adult Literacy Agency 13 October 2 ...

Healthy Catering Guidelines For Staff and Visitors in Healthcare Facilities

21.3.2004 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) health, population, ireland, government Click here to download PDF Guidance Other Guidance http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/healthy-catering-guidelines-for-staff-and-visitors-in-hea ...

The Nursing and Midwifery Resource- Guidance for Best Practice on the Recruitment of Overseas Nurses and Midwives

10.12.2001 Guidance for Best Practice on the Recruitment of Overseas Nurses and Midwives is prepared specifically for employers. The document includes a set of principles which are fundamental to the development of a model of transcultural nursing and mid ...

Food and Nutrition Guidelines for Pre-School Services

21.3.2004 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Eating habits of children Click here to download PDF Obesity Guidance Other Guidance http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/food-and-nutrition-guidelines-for-pre-school-services/ © Depart ...

Children First: National Guidelines for the Protection and Welfare of Children (2004)

Department of Health and Children Child abuse Since the publication of the 1987 Child Abuse Guidelines by the Department of Health, the profile of child abuse as a social problem has risen considerably in Ireland. During this period, significant reforms h ...

Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Irish Health Care Settings

SARI Infection Control Subcommittee HYGIENE, INFECTION CONTROL Hand hygiene, often previously referred to as hand washing, is critical in the prevention of healthcare-associated infection by reducing the incidence of cross-infection. This is a simple meas ...

National Clinical Guidelines and Recommendations for the Care of People with Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack

Irish Heart Foundation Stroke patients, Cause of death, Physical disability, Heart Stroke is the third most common cause of death and the most common cause of acquired major physical disability in Ireland. There is considerable evidence supporting the ben ...

National Visiting Guidance

Health Service Executive (HSE) INFECTION CONTROL, SAFETY, HOSPITAL, PATIENT All hospitals in Ireland welcome visitors. Visiting time is regarded as an important part of the patient’s day. However, the welfare of the patient must always be taken into consi ...

Prevention and Control Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) National Clinical Guideline No. 2

5.6.2013 Prevention and Control Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) National Clinical Guideline No. 2   Click here to download National Clinical Guideline – MRSA  PDF 1MB Click here to download National Clinical Guideline – MRSA (Summary) ...

Hepatitis C screening. National clinical guideline no. 15. Summary.

This Summary National Clinical Guideline is relevant to all healthcare professionals, healthcare managers and policy makers working with those at increased risk of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The guideline will also be of value to both statutory an ...

Improvement knowledge and skills guide. Development Assessment Tool for all staff.

. Health Service Executive Learning, Skills The purpose of the guide is to: 1. Assist individuals to self assess their: current knowledge and skills in relation to improvement learning and development needs for current or future roles 2. Assist hospital gr ...

Your Guide to the National Quality Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland

Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) ENVIRONMENT, HEALTHCARE AND HEALTH SERVICES, QUALITY OF LIFE, RESIDENTIAL CARE The Health Information and Quality Authority has developed these standards to help protect the rights of older people living in ...

Best Practice for Infant Feeding in Ireland

Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) Infant feeding This is a practical guidance document to the report "Scientific Recommendations for a National Infant Feeding Policy, 2nd Edition".The report was launched at an FSAI seminar on Best Practice ...

Guidance on a data quality framework for health and social care

Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) Data, Quality, Health, Social Care A considerable amount of data is collected on a regular basis about health and social care services in Ireland. It is vital that there is confidence and trust in the qualit ...

Healthy Food for Life- The healthy eating guidelines and food pyramid

10.14655/11971-1050902 Department of Health (RoI) Healthy eating, Food, Nutrition, Portion size, Fruit Vegetables The Department of Health keeps dietary recommendations under review as part of its role in promoting evidence based public health. As part of ...

How to Implement "HSE Tobacco Free Campus Policy"- Tobacco Free Campus Implementation Guidance Document

HSE Tobacco Free Ireland Programme Tobacco Cessation, Training, Behavioural Support, Addiction, Dependence In recent years, Irish hospitals and Primary Care services have become champions in the introduction of Tobacco Free Campus policy. In doing this, t ...

Anti Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post Primary Schools

Anti Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post Primary Schools. Provided by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland. 10.14655/6744-949514 Department of Education and Skills, School Governance Policies Primary, Post Primary, Education, Bullying The ...

National Guidelines on Accessible Health and Social Care Services- A guidance document for staff on the provision of accessible services for all

HSE in partnership with the National Disability Authority Accessible services, Disability, Health Care The HSE published new guidelines giving practical guidance to all health and social care staff on how they can provide accessible services to patients a ...

Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland (2008)

24.6.2008 Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland (2008) This revised report on immunisation guidelines for Ireland has been prepared with the assistance of an active Committee from associated disciplines in Paediatrics, Infectious Diseases, General Practice, ...

Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products

12.6.2009 Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products Click here to download PDF 417kb Prescribed Signage PDF 714kb 10.14655/771574-773756 Department of Health (Ireland) Selling tobacco to the public Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products PDF 417kb P ...