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EUROCAT South, East and South-East (Congenital Anomaly Registers)

Departments of Public Health in association with EUROCAT central registry Congenital anomaly, Cause, Treatment, Prevention There are three active regional congenital anomaly registers in the Republic of Ireland. All three, EUROCAT South, EUROCAT South-Eas ...

Indicator 11.9- Data- Prevalence of obesity in reception year pupils

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-26403 London Health Observatory (LHO) Obesity in students This indicator is part of the London Health Observatory's Health Inequaliies Basket of Indicators. Obesity Obesity Data Primary Data Sources ...

e-Heartbeat

Health Service Executive (HSE) Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) The vision of the e-Heartbeat programme is to save lives in Ireland through implementing and assuring best practice in the care of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients using the Americ ...

Coronary Heart Attack Ireland Register (CHAIR)

Health Service Executive (HSE) CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, DEMOGRAPHY, DIAGNOSIS, MEDICINE, RISK FACTOR CHAIR is a computer register that gathers information on hospital patients admitted with suspected or confirmed acute coronary syndromes in order to improv ...

Health Service Personnel Census

HR Management Information, Health Service Executive HEALTH SERVICES, HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, MEDICAL STAFF Health Service employment is measured through the Health Service Personnel Census which collates employment data in respect of the Health Service ...

Children in Care Dataset

Business Intelligence Unit, Health Services Executive CHILD, DISABILITY, FAMILY, HOMELESSNESS, PRIMARY CARE SERVICE The Health Service Executive is responsible for the collection and collation of statistical information on child welfare issues. This is an ...

Census of Children’s Residential Centres

Social Services Inspectorate (SSI), Health Information and Quality Authority. Prior to 2008, Department of Health and Children (DoHC) Children’s residential centres Annual data collection on children’s residential centres Chronic Conditions Data Primary D ...

Workplace Fatalities Database

The Research and Statistics Unit at The Health and Safety Authority (HSA). Workplace fatalities The HSA has responsibility for maintaining the official database of workplace fatalities. Chronic Conditions Data Primary Data Sources http://www.hsa.ie/eng/St ...

Work Related Injuries Database

The Research and Statistics Unit at The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) Data to monitor health and safety performance and identify major risks is vital for the effective functioning of the HSA The systematic collection and analysis of data to monitor he ...

Vital Statistics- Live Births Registration

Department of Health and Children, Central Statistics Office and General Register Office Live birth registration The data is collected under the Vital Statistics Act 1952 and Section 73 of the Civil Registration Act 2004. Provides information on live birt ...

Vital Statistics- Deaths Registration

Department of Health and Children, Central Statistics Office and General Register Office Deaths registration The data is collected under the Vital Statistics Act 1952 and Section 73 of the Civil Registration Act 2004. Fuel Poverty Fuel Poverty Chronic Con ...

Sentinel Flu Surveillance

Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) Reports on the number of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) on a weekly basis It is a collaborative sentinel surveillance project involving the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP), the Nationa ...

National Organ Procurement Service Statistics

National Organ Procurement Office at Beaumont Hospital DONOR, ORGAN SYSTEM, TRANSPLANTATION, TRANSPLANTATION All organ donations in the Republic of Ireland are coordinated through the Irish Organ Procurement Office at Beaumont Hospital. Strict ethical gui ...

National Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) Antimicrobial Resistance The European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance System (EARSS) was established in 1999 in response to the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance in Europe. EARSS comprises a netw ...

MRSA in Intensive Care Units (ICU) Surveillance

Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Intensive care unit (ICU), Communicable disease, Infection control The meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in intensive care unit (ICU) prevalenc ...

Immunisation Uptake of the Primary Childhood Vaccines

Health Protection Surveillance Centre (www.hpsc.ie). Notifications are made by clinicans to the Medical Officer of Health/Director of Public Health in the local HSE Department of Public Health. Immunisation, Measles, Mumps, Rubella "National system o ...

Emergency Department Activity data

Health Service Executive, Business Intelligence Unit (BIU)- Acute Services Team EMERGENCY SERVICES, HOSPITAL ADMISSION, WAITING TIME Each acute hospital with a recognised Emergency Department (ED) reports twice daily (at 8am and at 2pm) the number of pati ...

Clostridium difficile enhanced surveillance

Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) Notifiable Diseases Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), also known as CDAD, has been a notifiable disease since May 2008. All new cases of CDI that meet the case definition are notifiable under ‘acute infect ...

Central Treatment List (CTL)

National Drug Treatment Centre, HSE Methadone treatment Administrative database to regulate the dispensing of methadone treatment. The CTL was established under Statutory Instrument No. 225 (Minister for Health and Children 1998) and is a complete registe ...

Small Area Population Statistics (SAPS)

Central Statistics Office (CSO) Small area population statistics Small Area Population Statistics (SAPS) data are available at a variety of spatial scales. The most important types of area include: • Counties and County Boroughs (i.e. major urban areas); ...