Statement of Strategy 2015 – 2017

Our overall aim 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.

We have a range of actions that we plan to pursue over the lifetime of this strategy to achieve our aim.  We’ve organised these actions into priority areas, set out below.  It’s important to note that to one extent or another all of these actions are interrelated and interdependent.

·    Drive the Healthy Ireland agenda
·    Deliver improved patient outcomes
·    Reform operational systems to drive better outcomes
·    Implement agreed steps towards universal healthcare
·    Introduce innovative funding models
·    Modernise health facilities and ICT infrastructure

Statement of Strategy 2015 – 2017