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#Social Care

# social-care - Last year 2021

Johnson questioned over £12 billion-a-year tax hike ahead of vote in parliament
# Social Care Costs
# Social Care Costs

Johnson questioned over £12 billion-a-year tax hike ahead of vote in parliament

Sep 8th 2021, 3:42 PM 19,407 Views 21 Comments

Johnson’s controversial plans are being criticised for offering more benefits to wealthy households in southern England.

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care
# History Repeating Itself
# History Repeating Itself

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care

Apr 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 52,833 Views 0 Comments

Ireland is repeating the mistakes of mother and baby homes, social workers have warned.

# social-care - All time

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning
# Child And Family Agency
# Child And Family Agency

The CEO of Tusla, Fred McBride, is resigning

Updated Aug 30th 2018, 6:24 PM 25,354 Views 40 Comments

The organisation has been plagued with a number of scandals in recent years.

Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst
# Social Care
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# Social Care

Klopp warns Liverpool squad about social media after Sakho's outburst

Sep 29th 2016, 6:11 PM 7,792 Views 0 Comments

Jurgen Klopp says Mamadou Sakho’s social media criticism has been dealt with and has urged him to work hard to salvage his Liverpool career.

'Detached, isolated and ill-informed HSE' at play in Áras Attracta, says nurses group
# Abuse
# Abuse

'Detached, isolated and ill-informed HSE' at play in Áras Attracta, says nurses group

Dec 10th 2014, 5:43 PM 27,654 Views 155 Comments

Nearly 100 hours of training was given to staff featured in tonight’s exposé in the wake of a HIQA report earlier this year but the Disability Federation says this abuse was nothing to do with training.

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'
# Social Care
# Social Care

'Social workers can't do their jobs properly due to under resourcing'

Nov 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 9,061 Views 12 Comments

Social work expert Maurice Fenton said that the relationship between children and carers is being sacrificed.

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?
# Courts
# Courts

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

Oct 25th 2014, 5:30 PM 13,517 Views 12 Comments

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother
# Children In Care
# Children In Care

One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother

Jul 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 22,444 Views 11 Comments

Susan had spent some time in the care of the State before her death at the age of 15 months.

Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people
# Social Care
# Social Care

Kathleen Lynch says she still has responsibility for older people

Jul 15th 2014, 10:01 PM 8,260 Views 11 Comments

It comes after concerns over a change in her title today.

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts
# Ageing
# Ageing

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts

Mar 13th 2013, 8:30 PM 6,357 Views 15 Comments

Older people are more likely to spend more nights in hospital and to visit the GP, a TILDA study found.

'Worrying' HIQA report raises questions about safety of foster children in Dublin North West
# Children
# Children

'Worrying' HIQA report raises questions about safety of foster children in Dublin North West

Feb 21st 2013, 9:59 PM 6,795 Views 43 Comments

The report found some children had remained in placements despite allegations being made about foster carers.

50 new jobs in nursing and social care
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

50 new jobs in nursing and social care

Jan 21st 2013, 8:27 AM 7,137 Views 7 Comments

Nua Healthcare is creating the permanent positions in Dublin, Kildare, Laois and Offaly.

HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff
# Data
# Data

HIQA publishes data quality guide for healthcare staff

Nov 14th 2012, 3:45 PM 4,409 Views 6 Comments

The authority said the guide is aimed at helping front line healthcare staff ensure patient information is of the highest quality possible.

Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines
# Privacy
# Privacy

Breaches of patient information addressed by new guidelines

Sep 13th 2012, 7:45 PM 3,057 Views 1 Comment

HIQA issues document for health and social care workers to try to prevent privacy of patient data being breached.

Health workers blast €295 "employment tax"
# Register
# Register

Health workers blast €295 "employment tax"

May 30th 2012, 4:34 PM 6,296 Views 49 Comments

Social workers, physiotherapists and eleven other professions are facing the statutory registration charge by next year.

Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland
# Strike
# Strike

Healthcare workers begin 24-hour strike in Northern Ireland

Oct 5th 2011, 10:43 AM 248 Views 0 Comments

Members of the Unison trade union are holding picket lines in front of numerous hospitals today to protest against frontline budget cuts.