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#winter plan

# winter-plan - This month November 2022

'Too early' to say if Covid-19 vaccines will become regular winter jab, says Henry
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

'Too early' to say if Covid-19 vaccines will become regular winter jab, says Henry

Nov 3rd 2022, 4:16 PM 11,241 Views 8 Comments

The HSE Winter Plan was launched last month.

# winter-plan - Last year 2021

Government's winter health plan labelled 'inadequate' by doctors' group
# HSE's Winter Plan
# HSE's Winter Plan

Government's winter health plan labelled 'inadequate' by doctors' group

Nov 15th 2021, 8:24 PM 13,811 Views 4 Comments

The €77-million plan aims to increase bed capacity, but questions have been raised about whether there will be additional staff.

# winter-plan - All time

Private hospitals will play a role in the event of a surge in Covid-19 hospitalisations, says HSE boss
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

Private hospitals will play a role in the event of a surge in Covid-19 hospitalisations, says HSE boss

Nov 11th 2020, 7:15 AM 14,615 Views 15 Comments

Reid will tell the committee today that waiting lists have stabilised.

Covid-19 pandemic causing major disruptions to critical mental health services, WHO finds
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 pandemic causing major disruptions to critical mental health services, WHO finds

Oct 5th 2020, 12:06 PM 18,383 Views 37 Comments

The HSE’s winter plan has been criticised for not allocating enough funding towards mental health.

'They need to dramatically change their attitude': Concern that HSE will struggle to recruit for new beds
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

'They need to dramatically change their attitude': Concern that HSE will struggle to recruit for new beds

Oct 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 39,305 Views 34 Comments

An additional 251 acute beds are to be opened in the last three months of 2020.

'We're sleepwalking back to mass overcrowding': 221 patients on trolleys in Irish hospitals
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

'We're sleepwalking back to mass overcrowding': 221 patients on trolleys in Irish hospitals

Sep 2nd 2020, 5:08 PM 24,806 Views 27 Comments

The INMO has warned that overcrowding and Covid-19 make for a ‘toxic combination’.

HSE facing 'more challenging' peak season as it unveils €26 million Winter Plan
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

HSE facing 'more challenging' peak season as it unveils €26 million Winter Plan

Nov 14th 2019, 1:24 PM 9,751 Views 18 Comments

With hospital admissions already up on last year, the HSE said it expects a busy winter season.

38 people have died so far this flu season as hospitalisations rise
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

38 people have died so far this flu season as hospitalisations rise

Feb 21st 2019, 7:30 PM 12,941 Views 19 Comments

There are 112 confirmed cases where people were admitted to critical care units over the flu.

Meningitis: HSE expert says rate of uptake of vaccine boosters is 'very disappointing'
# Hse Warning
# Hse Warning

Meningitis: HSE expert says rate of uptake of vaccine boosters is 'very disappointing'

Jan 10th 2019, 5:30 PM 19,425 Views 33 Comments

The HSE yesterday issued an initial warning after the deaths of three people.

HSE wants to see patients as quickly as possible this winter - but admits it has no targets to do so
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

HSE wants to see patients as quickly as possible this winter - but admits it has no targets to do so

Dec 6th 2018, 2:18 PM 6,996 Views 20 Comments

The executive published its €30m Winter Plan for 2018/19 today.