Our Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Ireland by keeping people healthy; providing the healthcare people need; delivering high quality services and getting best value from health system resources.
Minister Harris announces independent review group to examine the role of voluntary organisations in publicly funded health services
Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD today announced the establishment of an independent review group to examine the role of voluntary organisations in the operation of health and personal social services in Ireland. Dr Catherine Day will chair the group, while Professor Jane Grimson and Professor Deirdre Madden have been appointed as members of the
Ireland’s “Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery” strategy sets out the Government’s response to addressing the harm caused by substance misuse in our society over the next eight years. It identifies a set of key actions to be delivered between 2017 and 2020, and provides an opportunity for the development of further actions from 2021 to 2024
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Our new National Cancer Strategy 2017 – 2026 is an ambitious 10 year plan that aims for survival rates that will be among the top in Europe, by focusing on prevention, early diagnosis, treatment and quality of life.
The Strategy sets out four goals that will be crucial to the achievement of this vision, with a number of objectives pertaining to each goal. The goals are as follows:
- Reduce the Cancer Burden;
- Provide Optimal Care;
- Maximise Patient Involvement and Quality of Life; and
- Enable and Assure Change.