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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

An Integrated Work Force Planning Strategy For The Health Services 2009- 2012

Workforce planning identifies the composition of the workforce required to deliver health service goals. It encompasses a range of human resource activities aimed at the short, medium and long-term. Workforce planning that is integrated with service and f ...

Equality Bill: Making it work Policy proposals for specific duties: Policy Statement

The new single Equality Duty represents an exciting next step in equality legislation. The existing public sector equality duties for race, disability and gender were pioneering pieces of legislation which placed the public sector at the forefront of tack ...

1992 World Declaration on Nutrition

Food and Agriculture Organisation Nutrition, Food, Lifestyle, Physical activity In December 1992 the first International Conference on Nutrition (ICN) was held in FAO's Headquarters in Rome. The conference was jointly sponsored by the Food and Agricu ...

Action on Smoking and Health

Action on Smoking and Health Tobacco, Smoking, Society. Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Ireland is focused on reducing the impact of tobacco use in Irish society. Just under 7,000 Irish citizens die each year from the effects of tobacco related disease ...

Eating and Health: A Food and Nutrition Strategy for Northern Ireland

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) DIET, EATING HABIT, EDUCATION, FOOD, HEALTH POLICY, NUTRITION This strategy builds upon the broad nutritional targets identified in the Regional Strategy for the Northern Ireland Health and Personal Social Services (1992-1997 ...

Fit Futures: Focus on Food, Activity and Young People

Department of Health, Social Services & Public Safety FOOD AND NUTRITION, NUTRITION, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, YOUNG PEOPLE The Fit Futures taskforce was set up by the Ministerial group on Public Health (MGPH) in 2004 to consider and eva ...

Galway City Recreation and Amenity Needs Study

Galway City Council Recreation facility, Sports, Physical activity The Galway City Recreation and Amenity Needs Study sets out a strategy for the development of passive and active recreation within the city. The preparation of the Study is a requirement o ...

Health and Wellbeing: Into the Next Millennium (1997-2002)

Department of Health and Social Services LIFESTYLE, MENTAL HEALTH, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SOCIAL EXCLUSION, WELLBEING This strategy describes the vision of the Department of Health and Social Services for how its work should be taken forward over the five yea ...

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