Emergency Department Taskforce

The role of the Emergency Department Taskforce is to develop sustainable long-term solutions to ED overcrowding. The ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group is co chaired by Tony O Brien Director General HSE and Liam Doran General Secretary of the  Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). It includes representatives of the Hospital Groups, Department of Health, Patient Advocates, Staff Representatives Bodies and the HSE. The Minister for Health attends the Taskforce meetings. Updates from meetings are routinely published.

The Taskforce Action Plan was published in 2015.

The Plan sets out a range of time defined actions to

(i) optimise existing hospital and community capacity
(ii) develop internal capability and process improvement and
(iii) improve leadership, governance, planning and oversight.

 

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 2015/2016

2016

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 30th May 2016

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 18th April 2016.pdf (size 548.8 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 23rd February 2016.pdf (size 533.8 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 29th Jan 2016.pdf (size 423.2 KB)

2015

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 21st Dec 2015.pdf (size 542.5 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 30th Nov 2015.pdf (size 426.7 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 2nd Nov 2015.pdf (size 418 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 12th Oct 2015.pdf (size 733 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 14th Sept. 2015.pdf (size 628.9 KB)

Notes & Actions ED Taskforce Implementation Oversight Group Meeting 20th July 2015.pdf (size 591.4 KB)