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Standard: Environmental Management

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, Northern Ireland All tasks and processes that pose an environmental risk are managed to minimise any negative impact on the environment This standard is based on the requirements set out in the Inte ...

Standards for Irish Healthcare Library and information Services

Health Sciences Libraries Group (HSLG), Library Association of Ireland Standards for the provision of healthcare libraries and information services This is the 2nd edition of the Standards for Irish healthcare library and information services. Work practi ...

National Standards for Children's Residential Centres

10.6.2001 The Department of Health and Children and the Social Services Inspectorate in conjunction with representatives of the Health Boards have developed these National Standards for the inspection of childrenâ?Ts residential centres, both statutory an ...

Quality Standard for Asthma

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Asthma This quality standard defines clinical best practice within this topic area. It provides specific, concise quality statements, measures and audience descriptors to provide the public, hea ...

NICE Quality Standards

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Health service standards NICE quality standards are a concise set of statements designed to drive and measure priority quality improvements within a particular area of care. NICE quality standar ...

A Minimum Income Standard for Ireland: A consensual budget standards study examining household types across the lifecycle

The Policy Institute, Trinity College Dublin Standard of living, Income, Wages, Earnings, Quality of life ‘A minimum essential standard of living is one which meets a person’s physical, psychological, spiritual and social needs’ (UN definition of an adequ ...

Childminding and Day Care for Children Under Age 12

DHSSPS Child care services, Child health, Childminding The Minimum Standards for Day Care and Childminding for Children Under Age 12 have been developed to provide assurance of a consistent level of quality in these services, and also to ensure a consiste ...

Draft BAI General and Children's Commercial Communications Codes: Consultation Document

Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Governing standards, Practices, Broadcasting code, Broadcasters The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is an independent statutory organisation responsible for a number of key areas of activity with regard to televis ...

Environmental Cleanliness Standard

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) ENVIRONMENT, INFECTION CONTROL, PREVENTION There is a system in place which ensures that all HSS Trusts meet the requirements of the Regional Strategy for Improving the Standard of Environme ...

Food Hygiene Standard

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) FOOD, FOOD HYGIENE, HYGIENE, LEGISLATION All catering management, food handlers and HPSS premises from which food is sourced, stored, prepared or served, complies with the current food safet ...

National Hygiene Services Quality Review 2008: Standards and Criteria

Health information and Quality Authority (HIQA) HYGIENE, INFECTION CONTROL The aim of the review is to promote continuous improvement in the area of hygiene services within healthcare settings. This review is one important part of the ongoing process of r ...

National Quality Standards: Residential Services for People with Disabilities

Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) ENVIRONMENT, QUALITY OF LIFE, RESIDENTIAL CARE The Health Information and Quality Authority is the independent Authority responsible for driving continuous improvements in Ireland’s health and social care se ...

National Standards for Residential Care- for Children

Department of Health and Children HEALTH SERVICES, QUALITY OF LIFE, RESIDENTIAL CARE, CHILDREN'S RESIDENQIAL ENTRE The Department of Health and Children and the Social Services Inspectorate in conjunction with representatives of the Health Service Ex ...

National Standards for the Prevention and Control of Healthcare Associated Infections

Health Information and Quality Authority INFECTION CONTROL, PREVENTION, HYGIENE The Health Information and Quality Authority (the Authority) is the independent statutory body with responsibility for developing and monitoring compliance with national stand ...

Future Health- A Strategic Framework for Reform of the Health Service 2012- 2015

10.6.2012 Future Health – A Strategic Framework for Reform of the Health Service 2012 â?" 2015 The Programme for Government promises the most fundamental reform of our health services in the history of the State. Future Health – A Srategic Framework ...

Metadata standards for Ireland and Northern Ireland's Population Health Observatory (INIsPHO) and All-Ireland electronic Health Library (AIeHL) Version 2.0

Public Health Information Semiars 10.14655/749069-36469 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Metadata standards, Information, Knowledge A key objective of Ireland and Northern Ireland’s Population Health Observatory (INIsPHO) in the Institute of Public H ...

Multimorbidity: quality standard.

This quality standard covers clinical assessment, prioritising and managing healthcare for adults aged 18 years and over with 2 or more long-term health conditions (multimorbidity). At least 1 of these conditions must be a physical health condition. It de ...

Nutrition Standards for School Meals

25.9.2017 These Nutrition Standards for School Meals are being published under the auspices of Healthy Ireland, the national Framework which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the population of Ireland. Healthy Ireland takes a â?~whole of Governm ...

National Standards for Residential Care- for Young People

Department of Health and Children (DoHC) CHILD, RESIDENTIAL CARE, YOUNG PEOPLE To make sure that all children and young people living in care are well looked after, the Department of Health and Children has put together a set of national standards for res ...

Minimum nutritional standards for catering in health and social care for staff and visitors

New nutritional standards have been introduced which are designed to make the food on offer for staff and visitors in hospital restaurants and cafés healthier. Settings such as restaurants, coffee shops and workplace canteens, including those in in the h ...