Full digital health records for Irish patients will be in place by the middle of 2019, the HSE has claimed. The HSE also announced that it will have electronic records for patients with epilepsy, haemophilia and bipolar disorder this year.
Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Tuesday launched a five-year health strategy to bolster the emirate’s healthcare sector.
Celesio, a major German health care provider, which also supplies extensively to the NHS, is in advanced talks to by BUPA’s division which looks after elderly people in their own home.
These are the challenges faced in the Health Service in the UK and Ireland every day of the week. Beds been taken up by patients who are much more suitable to be treated at home or in a care home.
A big shock to the care industry in the UK with the announcement that one of the biggest providers will be shutting 7 home in Northern Ireland by early 2016.
Most of us are now familiar with Apple pay, notwithstanding its limited availability. It’s only a matter of time before a global rollout similar to the Apple online store.
OECD Health at a Glance 2015 presents cross-country comparisons of the health status of populations and the performance of health systems in OECD countries...
It is estimated that a minimum of 130-150 people are sleeping rough in the Dublin region each night, and as we move into the winter months, nights are getting colder. There is a need to provide care, and a place to stay safely for the people sleeping on the streets...
The Department of Health in the UK has said that it could make more funds available to the Home care sector in light of the pending increase in the national minimum wage...
Almost one in seven adult carers who responded to a major national survey feel they neglect their own needs...