• 9Jun

    Kerry Primary Care Team officially launched by Minister for Health and Children

    The Castleisland/Farranfore Primary Care Team was officially launched on May 30th 2008 by the Minister for Health and Children, Mary Harney, T.D. at the Castleisland Day Care Centre. The Castleisland/Farranfore Primary Care Team is an initiative involving 11 General Practitioners based in 5 practices working from two separate locations - Castleisland Town and Farranfore - with almost 20 Health Service Executive (HSE) professionals.

  • 30May

    HSE Confirms Commitment to Emergency Departments

    The HSE remains committed to reducing waiting times and numbers within Emergency Departments as well as delivering significant infrastructural developments.

  • 30May

    HSE West warns Householders not to be ‘taken in’ by some Water Companies

    HSE West warns Householders not to be ‘taken in’ by some Water Companies

  • 29May

    HSE Welcome Publication of Mental Health Commission Annual Report

    The Health Service Executive (HSE) today welcomes the publication of the Mental Health Commission Annual Report.

  • 1Oct

    Memory Boxes for Residents launched at Aras Mhuire in Tuam

    Memory Boxes, entitled 'A Time to Remember and Cherish Forever', have been launched for the residents at Aras Mhuire Community Nursing Unit in Tuam. The aim of the Memory Boxes is to recognize, value and cherish the special moments and events in the residents' lives, while keeping safe items of sentimental value in a special personalized Memory Box.

  • 30Sep

    ‘Meet the Midwife’ event for Traveller Women held at Mayo General Hospital

    An information morning for traveller women entitled ‘Meet the Midwife’ was held at Mayo General Hospital on Wednesday, 28th May. This information session was being organised by the Department of Public Health Nursing, Mayo; the Maternity Division of Mayo General Hospital and the Mayo Traveller Support Group Primary Health Care Project for Travellers in Ballina.

  • 30Sep

    HSE Dismisses Claim of Recruitment Freeze

    The Health Service Executive (HSE) would advise that the comments made by IMPACT today, regarding Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, need to read in the light of the current industrial action which the union is engaged in.

  • 1Oct

    HSE on Target to Deliver 3000 Long Stay Beds by 2013

    The Health Service Executive (HSE) today announced that its programme to develop more community-based long stay beds for elderly people is on target to deliver more than 3,000 beds by 2013 involving an investment of in the region of €600 million. It also announced that its programme to develop centres to support the development of over 500 Primary Care Teams was also progressing.

  • 26May

    Celebration of Africa ’ Exhibition held at Letterkenny General Hospital

    A ‘Celebration of Africa’ exhibition is being held at Letterkenny General Hospital, in recognition of Africa Day, the official day of the African Union.

  • 1Oct

    New respiratory services for Mayo General Hospital

    Mayo General Hospital is to introduce a new service to manage patients with respiratory conditions. The hospital has set up a Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) unit where the respiratory team will treat and monitor these patients.