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Appointments to the Psychologists Registration Board

The Minister for Health will shortly be establishing the Psychologists Registration Board under the Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 to regulate psychologists practising in Ireland. Expressions of interest are being invited from suitably qualified and experienced lay and professional persons interested in being appointed to Psychologists Registration Board. The Board will consist of

Recent appointments to the Dietitians Registration Board

Following election by registrants the Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has re-appointed the following to be members of the Dietitians Registration Board. Ms Ruth Charles Ms Charles is currently full time self-employed as an independent private practitioner of Paediatric Dietetics, operating outpatient clinics in Dublin and Longford plus consultancy services to industry, government and

Revocation of Food Standards (Ice-Cream) Regulations 1952

The Minister of State for Health Promotion, Marcella Corcoran Kennedy, proposes to revoke the Food Standards (Ice-Cream) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 227 of 1952). The 1952 Regulations set compositional requirements for ice-cream, and specifically its minimum milk-fat, milk solids and sugar content. Industry, in an effort to make food healthier and to meet some of the objectives set in the

Recent appointments to the Tallaght Hospital Board

On the nomination of the Director General, HSE, the Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has re-appointed Ms Anna Lee as a member of the Tallaght Hospital Board.  This appointment is with effect from 21 December 2016 to 20 December 2019. Anna Lee Ms Lee has considerable experience of the local/community development sector with a

Recent appointments to the University of Limerick Hospitals Group Board

Following a Public Appointments Service campaign, the Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has appointed the following five persons as members of the University of Limerick Hospitals Group Board for a four year period from 1 December 2016 to 30 November 2020: Mr Alec Gabbett Mr Gabbett is a solicitor and notary public and practices

The Consultative Council on Hepatitis C

The Consultative Council on Hepatitis C was established in 1996 by means of the Consultative Council on Hepatitis C (Establishment) Order 1996 (S.I. No 339 of 1996) to advise and make recommendations to the Minister for Health on all aspects of Hepatitis C, on its own initiative or at the request of the Minister. The

Invitation of expressions of interest in appointment to non-professional positions on (i) the Health and Social Care Professionals Council and (ii) Registration Boards it oversees

CORU is the umbrella term used to describe the Health and Social Care Professionals Council, its disciplinary committees and the registration boards established under the Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 for the designated professions. It is Ireland’s multi-profession health regulator. Its role is to protect the public by promoting high standards of professional

Appointments to the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC)

The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) is the statutory agency with responsibility for standards, education and training in the field of pre-hospital emergency care.  It was established as a body corporate by S.I. Number 109 of 2000, as amended by S.I. Number 575 of 2004.  The Council comprises 17 members, all of whom are appointed

Recent appointment of Chairperson to the Saolta University Healthcare Group Board

Following a Public Appointments Service campaign, the Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has appointed Dr John Killeen as Chairperson to the Saolta University Healthcare Group Board. This is with effect from 12th December 2016 until 15th June 2018. Dr. Killeen, originally from Co. Roscommon, an engineer by profession, is a retired CEO of Colas

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