65% of staff believe the overall level of service is deteriorating

Survey finds lack of confidence in HSE management

15 Apr A Health Service Executive survey of staff across the public health sector has found that most who responded do not have confidence in senior management in terms of their decision making, communications and change management.

The IMO has said it is not fair or right for patients to be waiting a year or more to be seen

Over 400,000 waiting for outpatient appointment

10 Apr New waiting list figures from the National Treatment Purchase Fund show there were over 405,000 people waiting to be seen at an outpatient clinic for the first time at the end of March.

The report comes after the fifth inspection by HIQA at the home

Report highlights issues at Monaghan nursing home

03 Apr A Health Information and Quality Authority report on a private nursing home in Co Monaghan has identified staffing supervision and staffing levels did not adequately meet the needs of residents.