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Key points to note from the Guidance on a Human Rights-based Approach in Health and Social Care Services

Jan 7, 2020

Introduction On the 13th November 2019, the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) and Safeguarding Ireland published the Guidance on a Human Rights-based Approach in Health and Social…

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What are the key points to note from the new National Standards for Adult Safeguarding?

Jan 6, 2020

Introduction On the 4th December 2019, the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) and the Mental Health Commission (MHC) published the National Standards for Adult Safeguarding 2019. Through…

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What are the Risks in Home Care Services?

Dec 18, 2019

Introduction We know that all healthcare can be regarded as high risk care. However, home care presents additional challenges as there is a potential risk to human rights…

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Job Opportunity: Junior Quality & Safety Specialist

Dec 17, 2019

HCI is a professional services provider of patient safety, regulatory compliance, and quality improvement intelligence and support to health and social care organisations. Reporting to the Director of…

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Job Opportunity: Quality & Safety Specialist

Dec 17, 2019

HCI is a professional services provider of patient safety, regulatory compliance, and quality improvement intelligence and support to health and social care organisations. Reporting to the Director of…

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HCI launches new service ‘Resident Safety Culture Survey’ at the NHI Conference

Nov 15, 2019

HCI launched a new service that will help nursing homes assess how staff perceive resident safety within their organisation. HCI was delighted to attend the NHI Annual Conference…

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Job Opportunity: Quality Information Systems (QIS) Support

Nov 7, 2019

Health Care Informed (HCI) is a professional services provider of patient safety, regulatory compliance, and quality improvement intelligence and support to health and social care organisations. Reporting to…

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HCI’s review of HIQA Inspection Reports highlights ongoing issues with Fire Precautions, Risk Management and Governance and Management

Oct 29, 2019

Introduction HCI has completed a review of seventeen randomly selected HIQA Inspection Reports of Designated Centres for Older People. All inspections were completed during March 2019 to June…

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HCI will exhibit at the NHI Conference 2019

Oct 18, 2019

HCI is delighted to support the NHI Annual Conference 2019. The conference theme is ‘The FUTURE: Capacity, Workforce & Innovation’ and includes speakers from the domestic and international…

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HCI’s Thought Leadership Seminar on ‘Innovation, Disruption and Analytics – The Changing Face of Quality and Patient Safety’

Oct 4, 2019

HCI recently brought together over 40 key individuals who are actively involved in the direct provision of the quality and patient safety functions in Ireland for a thought…

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