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# hiqa inspection

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Six disability centres found non-compliant in protecting residents against infection
HIQA has raised concerns with unsatisfactory measures in place to prevent the spread of infections.
'High-risk' physical and chemical restraint still in use at Limerick care centre
Hiqa said that the procedures at a daughters of Charity care centre continued to present “a risk to residents’ health and safety”.
'Crying and shivering': Residents and staff at disability care centre describe fear and vulnerability
A report on this centre in Limerick is one of 22 Hiqa inspections that were published today.
Action taken on Mayo foster service over safety concerns
The HIQA report found that an immediate action plan had to be put in place – an “exceptional regulatory activity”.