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#hiqa report

# hiqa-report - This year 2022

HSE unit deployed to Limerick hospital to address ‘chronic’ overcrowding'
# Hiqa Report
# Hiqa Report

HSE unit deployed to Limerick hospital to address ‘chronic’ overcrowding'

Jun 22nd 2022, 7:55 PM 15,885 Views 20 Comments

A performance management improvement unit of the HSE is to “engage urgently” with University Hospital Limerick.

# hiqa-report - Last year 2021

Long-standing problems hindered hospitals' efforts to cope with Covid-19, HIQA report finds
# HIQA
# HIQA

Long-standing problems hindered hospitals' efforts to cope with Covid-19, HIQA report finds

Aug 10th 2021, 11:10 AM 13,294 Views 29 Comments

The pandemic “further exposed” many of the long-standing issues within Ireland’s healthcare system.

# hiqa-report - All time

'Significant' use of restrictive practices in child detention centre, report finds
# Oberstown
# Oberstown

'Significant' use of restrictive practices in child detention centre, report finds

Jan 7th 2020, 2:42 PM 11,405 Views 15 Comments

A Hiqa report said the use of these practices should be further reduced.

Hiqa finds 'significant discrepancy' in bank account of resident at HSE-run home for people with disabilities
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Hiqa finds 'significant discrepancy' in bank account of resident at HSE-run home for people with disabilities

Jul 17th 2019, 3:05 PM 15,845 Views 2 Comments

Hiqa inspected Damien House in Co Tipperary on 16 April.

Hiqa report suggests allegations of abuse in Dublin were 'underreported' by Tusla to gardaí
# Dublin South Central
# Dublin South Central

Hiqa report suggests allegations of abuse in Dublin were 'underreported' by Tusla to gardaí

Jan 17th 2019, 7:25 PM 10,162 Views 6 Comments

Hiqa’s inspectors reviewed 26 files and found that in 19 of them allegations had not been appropriately notified to gardaí by social workers.

Children went 'missing' from Tusla care home more than 100 times in twelve-month period
# Hiqa Report
# Hiqa Report

Children went 'missing' from Tusla care home more than 100 times in twelve-month period

Oct 11th 2018, 2:56 PM 11,221 Views 4 Comments

The findings were made as part of an unannounced inspection by HIQA in July.

'This should be the bare minimum we expect': Fostering service to close down in wake of damning report
# HIQA
# HIQA

'This should be the bare minimum we expect': Fostering service to close down in wake of damning report

Jul 12th 2017, 5:38 PM 14,006 Views 2 Comments

Fresh Start Foster Care Service said it was ceasing operations due to “ongoing difficulties in relation to retention and recruitment of staff”.

Deficiencies in ambulance service putting patients in Dublin at risk, says Hiqa
# Shortcomings
# Shortcomings

Deficiencies in ambulance service putting patients in Dublin at risk, says Hiqa

Mar 24th 2017, 1:02 PM 6,580 Views 7 Comments

Hiqa said that a detailed plan for ambulance services across Dublin didn’t exist.

Hiqa report finds a disabled patient was left without food or nutrition for over 18 hours
# Major Non-compliance
# Major Non-compliance

Hiqa report finds a disabled patient was left without food or nutrition for over 18 hours

Aug 29th 2016, 4:49 PM 18,190 Views 20 Comments

Staff at St Raphael’s, Youghal, Co Cork, said there was a lack of staff available at that time to assist the resident out of bed.

'There should be national outrage': 20% rise in reports of abuse in elderly care homes
# HIQA
# HIQA

'There should be national outrage': 20% rise in reports of abuse in elderly care homes

Apr 14th 2016, 5:45 PM 12,139 Views 36 Comments

The figures are contained in a Hiqa annual report.

'Unclean, brown-stained' commodes increase risk of contracting superbug at Tallaght Hospital
# Hiqa Report
# Hiqa Report

'Unclean, brown-stained' commodes increase risk of contracting superbug at Tallaght Hospital

Dec 2nd 2015, 3:10 PM 11,664 Views 22 Comments

Hiqa has raised concerns about hygiene standards after an unannounced inspection.