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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 ...

Looking at our school 2016: a quality framework for post-primary schools.

. 10.14655/11971-1102286 Ireland. Department of Education and Skills. The Inspectorate Learning, Teaching, Education Looking at Our School 2016: A Quality Framework for Primary Schools provides a unified and coherent set of standards for two dimensions of ...

Safety Quality and Standards Circulars 2016-2017

Advice in relation to Safety, Quality and Standards for 2016-2017 10.14655/11971-1039239 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Safety and quality standards, Safety and quality standards circulars Advice in r ...

Minimum standards for supported lodgings for young people and young adults (aged 16-21) in Northern Ireland

Supported lodgings aim to provide young people with safe, suitable and supportive places to live within a local familial type environment. The minimum standards for supported lodgings accommodation will set a benchmark to be used by current and future sup ...

Northern Ireland Medicines Optimisation Quality Framework

The Medicines Optimisation Quality Framework aims to support better health outcomes for our population by focusing attention on gaining the best possible outcome from medicines every time that they are prescribed, dispensed or administered. The Framework ...

Governance Framework for the Department of Health

21.4.2016This Governance Framework aims to provide a clear overview of the principal aspects of corporate governance within the Department of Health.The Governance Framework is drafted in accordance with the Corporate Governance Standard for the Civil Ser ...

A Framework for Personalised Care and Population Health for Nurses, Midwives, Health Visitors and Allied Health Professionals

This framework has been developed to underpin our national programme to maximise the impact of nurses, midwives, health visitors and allied health professionals (AHPs) on improving health outcomes and reducing inequalities. It aims to support and shape “h ...

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care Report

Our purpose in writing is to clarify the way forward for the consideration of the findings of the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care Report. The four CDOs have met with representatives from the Intercollegiate Advisory Commit ...

Framework Agreement on the Supply and Pricing of Medicines

20.7.2016 Medicines play a key role in improving the health of patients in Ireland. Securing timely access to medicines for patients at an affordable price, in particular innovative medicines offering enhanced health outcomes, is a key priority for Irelan ...

Public Health Skills and Knowledge Framework (PHSKF)

10.14655/11971-1019324 Public Health England (PHE) Employer, Education, Public Health, Workforce, Health System The framework is accompanied by a helpful user guide, setting out how it can be used by individuals, employers and educational providers workin ...

Metadata standards for Ireland and Northern Ireland's Population Health Observatory Version 1.0

10.14655/749069-817586 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Metadata standards, Information, Knowledge A key objective of Ireland and Northern Ireland’s Population Health Observatory (INIsPHO) in the Institute of Public Health is to increase awaren ...

Public mental health leadership and workforce development framework

10.14655/105129-107389 Public Health England Mental Health Public Health England (PHE) has published a new framework to build mental health skills in a wide range of professions working with children and adults in all areas of life, including work setting ...

Framework for All Island Clinical Network for Congenital Heart Disease

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 requir ...

Best Practice- Best Care- Summary of Responses to the Consultation (PDF 318KB)

A Framework for Setting Standards, Delivering Services and Improving Monitoring and Regulation in the HPSS 10.14655/799178-801233 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health services A Framework for Setting Standards, Delivering Service ...

Strategic Resources Framework

Strategic Resources Framework 10.14655/799178-800470 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Health Social Services and Public Safety Bodies Expenditure Strategic Resources Framework Servic ...

Caring For People Beyond Tomorrow (2005)

A Strategic Framework for the Development of Primary Health and Social Care for Individuals, Families and Communities in Northern Ireland 10.14655/799178-800582 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health service A Strategic Framework f ...

PAM Strategy (PDF 310 KB)

A Regional Strategic Framework for the Professions Allied to Medicine in NI 10.14655/799178-800773 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Medicine A Regional Strategic Framework for the Professions Allied to Medicine in NI Service Framewo ...

Caring for People Beyond Tomorrow

A Strategic Framework for the Development of Primary Health and Social Care 10.14655/799178-800823 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health service A Strategic Framework for the Development of Primary Health and Social Care- Section ...

Service Framework for Cardiovascular Health and Wellbeing (2014)

Easy Access Version 10.14655/799178-799327 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Cardiovascular health Welcome to the easy access version of the Service Framework for Cardiovascular Health and Wellbeing.   It sets out what you can expect ...

Service Framework for Older People

Easy Access Version 10.14655/799178-799440 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Reports and Consultation documents Easy Access Version Service Frameworks & Standards /sites/default/f ...