Submissions received through the public consultation process for the 2018 Health Service Capacity Review
The Department of Health ran a public consultation on the Health Service Capacity Review between the 8th of August to the 15th of September 2017. A consultation paper was also published.
The goal of this process was to receive the experience of key stakeholders, including patients, service users and other interested parties. This public consultation was part of a broader stakeholder engagement which is outlined in Chapter 6 of the Health Service Capacity Review 2018 Main Report.
The Department received 28 responses to its call for submissions. Please see below the submissions received by the Department. A summary of the key themes outlined in these submissions can also be found in Chapter 6 of the Health Service Capacity Review 2018 Main Report.
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services Submission
Child Health Advocacy Committee of Faculty of Public Health Medicine, RCPI
Cork Kerry Community Healthcare
Irish Cancer Society
Irish Heart Foundation
Irish Pharmacy Union
Irish Society of Clinical Microbiologists
National Disability Authority
National Federation of Voluntary Bodies
Nursing Homes Ireland
National Women’s Council of Ireland
Saint Patrick’s Mental Health Service
The following individuals submitted responses to the online questionnaire: