Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 6 °C Tuesday 26 March, 2019

#Social Care

From TheJournal.ie The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning Child And Family Agency

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning

The organisation has been plagued with a number of scandals in recent years.

From The42 Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst Social Care

Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst

Jurgen Klopp says Mamadou Sakho’s social media criticism has been dealt with and has urged him to work hard to salvage his Liverpool career.

From TheJournal.ie 'Detached, isolated and ill-informed HSE' at play in Áras Attracta, says nurses group Abuse

'Detached, isolated and ill-informed HSE' at play in Áras Attracta, says nurses group

Nearly 100 hours of training was given to staff featured in tonight’s exposé in the wake of a HIQA report earlier this year but the Disability Federation says this abuse was nothing to do with training.

From TheJournal.ie 'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing' Social Care

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'

Social work expert Maurice Fenton said that the relationship between children and carers is being sacrificed.

From TheJournal.ie How many children were sent to detention schools this year? Courts

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother Children In Care

One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother

Susan had spent some time in the care of the State before her death at the age of 15 months.

From TheJournal.ie Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people Social Care

Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people

It comes after concerns over a change in her title today.

From TheJournal.ie Concern for elderly health over budget cuts Ageing

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts

Older people are more likely to spend more nights in hospital and to visit the GP, a TILDA study found.

From TheJournal.ie 'Worrying' HIQA report raises questions about safety of foster children in Dublin North West Children

'Worrying' HIQA report raises questions about safety of foster children in Dublin North West

The report found some children had remained in placements despite allegations being made about foster carers.

From TheJournal.ie 50 new jobs in nursing and social care Jobswatch

50 new jobs in nursing and social care

Nua Healthcare is creating the permanent positions in Dublin, Kildare, Laois and Offaly.

From TheJournal.ie HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff Data

HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff

The authority said the guide is aimed at helping front line healthcare staff ensure patient information is of the highest quality possible.

From TheJournal.ie Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines Privacy

Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines

HIQA issues document for health and social care workers to try to prevent privacy of patient data being breached.

From TheJournal.ie Health workers blast €295 "employment tax" Register

Health workers blast €295 "employment tax"

Social workers, physiotherapists and eleven other professions are facing the statutory registration charge by next year.

From TheJournal.ie Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland Strike

Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland

Members of the Unison trade union are holding picket lines in front of numerous hospitals today to protest against frontline budget cuts.