HSCIC extends monthly workforce data to include earnings estimates and sickness-absence rates
December 19, 2013: The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) has extended its monthly release of provisional workforce statistics to include staff earnings estimates and sickness absence...
Minister for Children to attend Health and Children Committee
Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Francis Fitzgerald TD, will update the Committee on Health and Children on children and youth affairs at its meeting tomorrow, Thursday, 19th December 2013.
PAC to question HSE and Departments of Health and Public Expenditure on top-up payments
Representatives from the Department of Health, the Health Service Executive and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform will attend the Committee of Public Accounts tomorrow, Thursday, 19th...
Helping People Cope With Stroke
Dr Suzanne McKenna graduates from the University of Ulster this week with a PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences from the School of Health Sciences.
Beating Sugar Addiction For Dummies, Australian and New Zealand Edition
A step-by-step guide to kicking the sugar habit and living a healthier, happier life
With many Australians and New Zealanders drawing as much as a third of their total caloric intake from...
Distinguished Research Fellowship: Professor Elaine Ramsey
Professor Elaine Ramsey, who was awarded a Distinguished Research Fellowship by the University of Ulster today, has been involved in projects focusing on societal and economic benefits in the area of...
Cannabis 'changes shape of brain circuits'
"Teenagers who smoke cannabis have 'poor memory and abnormal brain structures'," the Daily Mail reports. The headline accurately reflects the results of a small study looking at the effect of...
McCausland announces £5.5 million investment for Newtownards
Newtownards is set to benefit from a multi million pound investment for a public realm scheme announced by Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland.
McCausland announces funding of £13,360 to support addiction services in Coleraine
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has announced funding of £13,360 towards the cost of providing a drug and alcohol outreach support service based in Coleraine.
McCausland opens £1.7million former army homes scheme
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has officially opened a social housing scheme of former Ministry of Defence (MOD) properties at Dog Kennel Close and Dog Kennel Crescent in Lisburn.