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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 ...

Framework for the Development of a Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Programme for Ireland

Irish College of Opthalmologists and Health Service Executive QUALITY OF LIFE, SCREENING, DIABETES In 2007 the HSE set up the Expert Advisory Group on Diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy screening was immediately identified as a priority service in need of dev ...

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 ...

Mental Health Service Framework

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) MENTAL HEALTH, MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES In keeping with regional/DHSSPS guidance, the Mental Health Service Framework will provide standards of care that are underpinned by robust evidence (wh ...

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 ...

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 ...

Nutritional Standards for School Lunches and Other School Food

FINAL DECISIONS ON THE REPORT OF THE SCHOOL MEALS REVIEW PANEL ON SCHOOL LUNCHES AND THE ADVICE OF THE SCHOOL FOOD TRUST ON OTHER SCHOOL FOOD 10.14655/6744-21535 School Food Trust (SFT) Standards for food in school In September 2005 the Government receive ...

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 ...

Partnership Framework: a model for partnerships in health

Newsletter 10.14655/749069-36551 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Multi-sectoral, Partnerships, Evaluation This paper provides a framework to guide the development and evaluation of multi-sectoral partnerships for health. It is based on a story dialo ...

End of life care standards for people with dementia

End of life care standards for people with dementiaThis project, funded under Call 1 of CARDI’s Grants Programme and led by Dr Suzanne Cahill, School of Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin, highlights the need for guaranteed standards of ...

Commissioning framework for health and well-being

This framework builds on the White Paper Our health, our care, our say, which promised to help people stay healthy and independent, to give people choice in their care services, to deliver services closer to home and to tackle inequalities. 10.14655/6744- ...

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 ...

Service Framework for Cancer Prevention, Treatment and Care

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Standards for the care of cancer patients The Service Framework for Cancer Prevention, Treatment and Care is the third in a planned series of Service Frameworks to be developed.   It sets ...

Learning Disability Service Framework: Consultation Document

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Standards of care, Service users, Carers, Family The overall aim of the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) (the Department) is to improve the health and socia ...

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 ...