Aged Care

HCI provide support to Nursing Homes in achieving compliance with the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) National Standard for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland and the Joint Commission International (JCI) International Accreditation Standards for Long Term Care.

 

HCI work with Nursing Homes to achieve resident centred care by implementing practical and effective Quality and Safety Management Systems.  A Quality and Safety Management System provides a framework for quality improvement and regulatory compliance.

HCI services for Nursing Homes include:

  • Policies and Procedures Development

  • Regulation and Accreditation

  • Group and Clinical Governance

  • Incident and Complaint Investigation

  • Q-Pulse, Quality Management Software

  • Quality and Risk Audits

  • Education and Training

  • Gap Analysis

  • Risk Management

  • VCare Complete - Electronic Care Planning

  • Quality Improvement Planning

  • Annual Quality and Safety Review

The 2016 HIQA standards focus on providing an excellent quality of life for residents, there is a greater emphasis on person-centred care, and a requirement for advanced care planning.  The standards have significantly raised the benchmark of care. HCI works with nursing homes not only to assist in compliance to regulations but also to maximise the benefit of regulations.

Aged Care

 

HCI provide a broad level of support to Nursing Homes, from monthly audits to full development of a Quality and Safety Management System in line with the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) National Standard for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland and the Joint Commission International (JCI) International Accreditation Standards for Long Term Care.

If your organisation would like to improve the care you provide to your residents, please contact us today to talk to one of our Quality and Safety Specialists.