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Staff Survey “Your Opinion Counts 2018”

The Health Sector Staff Survey, Your Opinion Counts 2018, is now available at A team of Survey Champions are helping to promote the Survey and assist staff members with any queries they may have. A list of our Survey Champions is available here.

More information including FAQ can be found at

In order to ensure that every staff member has ample time to complete the Health Sector Staff Survey, the closing date has been extended from September 30, 2018 until 12 midnight on Sunday October 14, 2018.

This important survey is being conducted to assess current staff opinions in order to identify opportunities for improvement and builds on the work of the national staff surveys carried out in 2014 and 2016.

The survey is seeking seek employees’ views on a range of themes concerning them directly, such as, culture and values, working environment, career progression and development, equality, diversity and inclusion, leadership direction and communications, staff engagement, managing change, terms and conditions and job satisfaction. 

The results of the 2018 survey will be benchmarked against best practice and used to improve the working lives of staff, leading to better service for healthcare users and better care for patients.

The survey is being carried out by Ipsos MRBI, an independent research company, and will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. Your participation in the survey, together with your responses, will be completely confidential.

All staff within the Health Sector  are now invited to participate and this is your opportunity to get your voice heard and help shape the future.

It is widely recognised that staff who are fully engaged at work are better able to give their best to patients and service users so positive staff engagement is in all our interests.