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Policies, Strategies & Action plans

Policies, Strategies and Action Plans

Be Active – Be Healthy. Northern Ireland Physical Activity Strategy 1996- 2002

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) Health related physical activity The overall aim of this strategy is to increase levels of health related physical activity particularly among those who exercise least. The need to develop such a strategy, which would focus o ...

Strategy framework for the prevention and treatment of obesity in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire 2005-2008

Strategy produced by the Beds and Herts public health network Anka Johnston Prevention and treatment of Obesity Strategy produced by the Beds and Herts public health network Obesity Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://www.erpho.org.uk/do ...

Be active, Be Healthy: A plan for getting the nation moving

Be Active, Be Healthy establishes a new framework for the delivery of physical activity aligned with sport for the period leading up to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and beyond. It also sets out new ideas for local authorities and pri ...

Active Travel Strategy Feb 2010

Getting the right mix of modes of transport for local trips matters. Walking or cycling can be a quicker and lower cost alternative to the car or public transport for many short trips, and are often the easiest ways for most of us to get more physically a ...

Eating for Health: A Food and Health Action Plan for the South East

The SE FAHAP provides a framework for the direction of food related health work in the region. The strategy gives a national, regional and local policy context. It sets out objectives and actions to bring about change in the habits of consumers and in the ...

Public Service Agreement 2010- 2014 (Croke Park Agreement): Departmental Action Plan

10.3.2011 Public Service Agreement 2010 – 2014 (Croke Park Agreement): Departmental Action Plan Click here to download PDF 33KB Department of Health (Ireland) Health Service reforms Public Service Agreement 2010 – 2014 (Croke Park Agreement): Departmental ...

Strategic Framework for Role Expansion of Nurses and Midwives: Promoting Quality Patient Care

10.3.2011 Strategic Framework for Role Expansion of Nurses and Midwives: Promoting Quality Patient Care This strategic document sets policy direction for the enhancement of nursing and midwifery roles. It builds on the achievements of the past ten years f ...

Revised Consolidated Salary Scales for New Entrants effective from 1 January 2011

10.3.2011 Revised Consolidated Salary Scales for New Entrants effective from 1 January 2011 Click here to download PDF 5.65MB Department of Health (Ireland) Public service sector salaries Revised Consolidated Salary Scales for New Entrants effective from ...

Cancer services in Ireland: A National Strategy

10.11.1996 The aim of this Cancer Strategy has been to review the existing range of preventive, treatment and palliative services relating to cancer in Ireland, and to set out the Ministerâ?Ts plans for their further development and improvement. This has ...

National Health Information Strategy

21.3.2004 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Health promotion Click here to download PDF Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/national-health-information-strategy/ © Department of Hea ...

Adding Years to Life and Life to Years- A Health Promotion Strategy for Older People in Ireland

10.6.1998 This Health Strategy points to the need for promoting healthy ageing in conjunction with the then National Council for Elderly – a goal which was re-iterated in the 1995 Health Promotion Strategy, in which older people were identified as a prior ...

Working for Health and Wellbeing: Strategy Statement 1998-2001

10.6.1998 This Strategy Statement takes account of the changes and developments which have occurred since the publication of the last Statement and in particular reflects the policies set out in the new Programme for Government, An Action Programme for th ...

National Children's Strategy

20.11.2000 The Strategy sets out an ambitious series of objectives to guide childrenâ?Ts policy over the next ten years. It sets out a common vision to work towards. It identifies six principles to guide all actions to be taken and it proposes a more holi ...

National Drugs Strategy 2001- 2008

10.6.2001 In April 2000, the Cabinet Committee on Social Inclusion requested that a review of the current national drugs strategy be undertaken. The overall objective of the review was to identify any gaps or deficiencies in the existing strategy and to d ...

Making Knowledge Work for Health: A Strategy for Health Research

10.6.2001 Making Knowledge Work for Health: A Strategy for Health Research, provides a framework for the development of health research to enhance health and quality of life and help ensure that our research compares favourably with the rest of the world. ...

Research Strategy for Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland

27.3.2003 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Nursing and midwifery Click here to download PDF Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/research-strategy-for-nursing-and-midwifery-in-irela ...

Health Services Procurement Policy

20.6.2000 The Healthcare Materials Management Board (HMMB) was established following the report to the Materials Management Advisory Group on procurement and materials management in the health sector Download the Report here Department of Health (Ireland) ...

Child Care (Pre School Services) Regulations 1996 and Child Care (Pre School Services) (Amendment) Regulations 1997

20.6.1997 The purpose of this Guide is to offer guidance on the Child Care (Pre- School Services) Regulations, 1996. It is written for persons charged with responsibility for implementing the legislation and for anyone affected by its provisions, in parti ...

Department of Health Consolidated Salary Scales December 2004

21.3.2004 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Public service sector salaries Click here to download PDF Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/department-of-health-consolidated-salary-sc ...

Statutory Registration for Health and Social Professionals

10.10.2000 The Department of Health and Children has committed itself to introducing legislation to provide for the statutory registration of certain health and social care professionals. Against this background, the Department held a series of workshops ...