Policies and Procedures for Human Resources

Click on the links below to read or download relevant Policies and Procedures. Documents are arranged A-Z.

Adverse Weather Policy - Red Weather Events 

Annual Certification of Registration of Nurses and Midwives with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland

Annual Certification of Registration of Social Workers with the Social Workers Registration Board at CORU - July 2014

Breastfeeding policy for staff working in the Public Health Service

Change Guide - Organisation Policy - People's Needs Defining Change - Health Services Change Guide

Children First 2017 - National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children

Corporate Safety Statement 2017

Dignity at Work Policy for the Health Service - May 2009

Disciplinary Procedure for Employees of the HSE - 2007

Employee Resource Pack

Employee Wellbeing and Welfare Strategy - 2009

Erasures and Sanctions issued by Regulatory Authorities against HSE employees -April 2012

Garda Clearance of New Employees - April 2007

Grievance and Disciplinary Procedure for the Health Service - May 2004

Guidance Document on the management of Temporary Appointments - August 2014

Integrated Employee Wellbeing and Welfare Strategy - 2009

Latex Allergy Prevention and Management - 2017

Leave for Elected Representatives of Local Authorities - December 2012

Long Term Absence Benefit Schemes Guidelines - December 2012

Managing Attendance Policy - January 2009 (revised May 2014)

Manual Handling and People Handling Policy 2018

National Tobacco-Free Campus Policy - April 2012

National Transfer Policy - April 2007

Pandemic Absence Sick Leave Procedure Reporting -September 2010

Policy on Redeployment of Staff during COVID-19 infection - March 2020

Policy for Health and Safety Statutory Training

Policy and Guidelines for Lone Working - 2017

Policy on the Management of Biological Agents in the Healthcare Sector

Policy on the Management of Health and Safety in Contract Work 2018

Policy for the Prevention of Sharps Injuries

Policy for Prevention and Management of Stress in the Workplace 2018

Policy on the Prevention and Management of Work-Related Aggression and Violence 2018

Policy Statement on Fraud and Corruption - Information and Guidelines for Staff - March 2021

Protected Disclosures of Information in the Workplace - March 2009

Protecting Staff from Secondhand Smoke

Redeployment of Staff in a National Pandemic or other Major Emergency - September 2010

Rehabilitation of Employees back to Work after Illness or Injury - August 2011

Safe Driving for Work Policy 2018

Safe Handling and Use of Cytotoxic Drugs 2016

Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse - December 2014

Secondment Policy and Procedures - August 2011

Support Contact Persons - Dignity at Work Policy

Trust in Care Policy - May 2005