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Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Inequalities Monitorng System: sub-regional Inequalities- HSC Trusts 2010

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Northern Ireland Health inequalities experienced by groups at Health and Social Care Trust area level across the range of indicators The DHSSPS has developed a programme of work to provide a firm fou ...

Health Service Executive's Chronic Conditions Page

Health Service Executive (HSE) Chronic disease Services for people with chronic illness aim to promote quality of life and independence for people with chronic illness/conditions by ensuring they receive coordinated care and support that is planned in par ...

Physical and Sensory Disability Strategy and Action Plan 2012-2015

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Services for people with a physical, communication or sensory disability This strategy (2012 – 2015) presents the Department’s commitment to improving outcomes, services and support for pe ...

Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limiting Conditions In Ireland- A National Policy

13.3.2010 Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limiting Conditions In Ireland- A National Policy Click here to download PDF 1.30MB Department of Health (Ireland) Life-Limiting Conditions Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limiting Conditions In Irel ...

National Drugs Strategy 2009- 2016

12.6.2009 National Drugs Strategy 2009 – 2016 Click here to download PDF 2.6mb Department of Health (Ireland) Disability services National Drugs Strategy 2009 – 2016 Click here to download PDF 2.6mb Chronic Conditions Conditions Policy Policies, Strategie ...

National Disability Strategy Towards 2016 Strategic Document

12.6.2009 National Disability Strategy Towards 2016 Strategic Document Click here to download PDF 31kb Department of Health (Ireland) Disability services National Disability Strategy Towards 2016 Strategic Document Click here to download PDF 31kb Chronic ...

Strategy for Cancer Control in Ireland

20.6.2006 A Strategy for Cancer Control in Ireland June 2006 The Strategy was prepared by the National Cancer Forum and makes recommendations in relation to the organisation, governance, quality assurance and accreditation of all aspects of cancer care. V ...

Cancer services in Ireland: A National Strategy

10.11.1996 The aim of this Cancer Strategy has been to review the existing range of preventive, treatment and palliative services relating to cancer in Ireland, and to set out the Ministerâ?Ts plans for their further development and improvement. This has ...

Disability Act 2005: Sectoral Plan for the Department of Health and Children and the Health Services

1.7.2006 Department of Health and Children Sectoral Plan in respect of health and personal social services provision for people with disabilities, as provided for in the Disability Act 2005. Read the Report (PDF, 448kb) Department of Health (Ireland) Disa ...

Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes Strategy: Improving outcomes for people with or at risk of cardiovascular disease

Department of Health This strategy sets out outcomes for people with or at risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in line with the NHS and Public Health Outcomes Frameworks. It identifies 10 main actions to improve outcomes. The strategy recommends: reducin ...

Public Health Surveillance: Towards a Public Healh Surveillance Strategy for England

Department of Health Public health surveillance The public health surveillance strategy: sets out the key benefits and challenges in delivering such a strategy describes how an integrated public health surveillance system can strengthen surveillance as a ...

Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England

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Preventing Overweight and Obesity in Scotland: A Route Map Towards Healthy Weight

The Scottish Government This Route Map sets out the further direction of national and local government decision-making in the short and medium term in tackling obesity. In common with most of the developed world, Scotland is experiencing the obesity epide ...

Strategy to Prevent Falls and Fractures in Ireland’s Ageing Population

Health Service Executive (HSE) Strategic document with primary focus on the prevention of injuries due to falls and fractures in older people The Health Service Executive, Department of Health and Children and National Council on Ageing and Older people h ...

Tackling Chronic Disease- A Policy Framework for the Management of Chronic Diseases

24.6.2008 Tackling Chronic Disease – A Policy Framework for the Management of Chronic Diseases Chronic diseases are recognised as a major health challenge. In the healthcare system, they represent the major component of service activity and expenditure, a ...

A Five Year Tobacco Action Plan: Consultation Document (PDF 202 KB)

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Smoking cessation Chronic Conditions Conditions Cancer Policy Consultations http://www.dhsspsni.gov.uk/tobacco_plan.pdf © Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety 1 January 2002 Report ...

IPH response to Seanad Consultation Committee on 'Changes in lifestyle can prevent approximately one third of cancers. How does Government and Society respond to this challenge?'

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Response to the discussion paper on proposed Health Information Bill

10.14655/20080011 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Health information The Institute of Public Health in Ireland is an all-island body which aims to improve health in Ireland by working to combat health inequalities and influence public policies ...

A strategy for cancer control in Ireland / National Cancer Forum

Department of Health and Children Strategy for Cancer Control aims to build on the major successes in cancer that have been delivered under the 1996 National Cancer Strategy To address the rapidly rising burden of cancer, this second National Cancer Strat ...

A Health Economics Model. The cost benefits of the Physical Activity Strategy for Northern Ireland- a summary of key findings

Swales, C., Economics Branch, Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Framework for maximising efforts to improve health and wellbeing and reduce health inequalities across all sectors This summary report follows on from the publication of ...

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