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#Elderly care

# elderly-care - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident
# HIQA
# HIQA

Nursing home complaints: Staff member accused of 'physically and emotionally' abusing resident

Jul 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 26,062 Views 40 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

# elderly-care - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'
# HIQA
# HIQA

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'

Dec 30th 2017, 12:05 AM 35,120 Views 52 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

# elderly-care - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Illegal non-EU workers common in care work and catering industry
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

Illegal non-EU workers common in care work and catering industry

Jul 6th 2017, 6:05 AM 10,290 Views 16 Comments

Problems associated with illegal work include poor working conditions and risks to fundamental worker’s rights, a new report has found.

# elderly-care - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again'
# Elderly Care
# Elderly Care

'There needs to be flexibility so this never happens again'

Jun 28th 2017, 9:05 AM 7,920 Views 17 Comments

Junior Minister Jim Daly has spoken out about the Devereaux controversy.

# elderly-care - Monday 30 September, 2013

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months
# Care Home
# Care Home

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months

Sep 30th 2013, 7:14 AM 4,845 Views 6 Comments

The positions in nursing, administration, catering, managerial and support systems areas are being developed by the McMahon Health Group at the Cairnhill Bray facility.

# elderly-care - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Abbeyleix nursing home gets reprieve as HSE to hold consultation
# Abbeyleix
# Abbeyleix

Abbeyleix nursing home gets reprieve as HSE to hold consultation

Dec 7th 2011, 9:46 PM 1,431 Views 8 Comments

The Health Service Executive has said it will now hold a consultation with residents after they challenged the closure in the High Court.

# elderly-care - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"
# Care Homes
# Care Homes

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"

Nov 9th 2011, 8:01 AM 2,203 Views 9 Comments

A HIQA report into the care administered to patients at Larchfield Park Nursing Home raised a number of concerns.