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Service Frameworks & Standards

Service Frameworks and Standards

Multimorbidity: quality standard.

This quality standard covers clinical assessment, prioritising and managing healthcare for adults aged 18 years and over with 2 or more long-term health conditions (multimorbidity). At least 1 of these conditions must be a physical health condition. It de ...

Looking at our school 2016: a quality framework for post-primary schools.

. Ireland. Department of Education and Skills. The Inspectorate Learning, Teaching, Education Looking at Our School 2016: A Quality Framework for Primary Schools provides a unified and coherent set of standards for two dimensions of the work of schools: • ...

Framework for National Performance Indicators for Nursing & Midwifery

14.6.2017 The purpose of this Framework is to Framework for National Performance Indicators for Nursing & Midwifery   Department of Health (Ireland) health, population, ireland, government 14.6.2017 T The purpose of this Framework is to set out the po ...

A Performance Measurement Framework for Drug and Alcohol Task Forces

5.7.2017 The Performance Measurement Framework for Drug and Alcohol Task Forces was developed by Trutz Haase Economic Consultants on behalf of the Department of Health. The aim of the report is to develop a longitudinal performance measurement framework w ...

Minimum nutritional standards for catering in health and social care for staff and visitors

New nutritional standards have been introduced which are designed to make the food on offer for staff and visitors in hospital restaurants and cafés healthier. Settings such as restaurants, coffee shops and workplace canteens, including those in in the h ...

Career and education framework for cancer nursing

The RCN's Career and Education Framework for Cancer Nursing for UK nursing staff is the first to incorporate cancer-specific nursing outcomes. The Framework and outcomes are intended to be used as part of professional, education and workforce develop ...

Safety Quality and Standards Circulars 2016-2017

Advice in relation to Safety, Quality and Standards for 2016-2017 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Safety and quality standards, Safety and quality standards circulars Advice in relation to Safety, Qual ...

Quality and outcomes framework 2015/16

This bulletin presents quality and outcomes framework achievement data (QOF) for reporting year in question. Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Statistical reports, DoH statistics and research, GP activity, funding ...

Controls Assurance Standards

Set out below are 22 Controls Assurance Standards which have been developed by the DoH to support the embedding of organisation-wide risk management in HSC Bodies.   Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Legislation an ...

Public Health Skills and Knowledge Framework (PHSKF)

Public Health England (PHE) Employer, Education, Public Health, Workforce, Health System The framework is accompanied by a helpful user guide, setting out how it can be used by individuals, employers and educational providers working in public health. Peo ...

Framework Agreement on the Supply and Pricing of Medicines

20.7.2016 Medicines play a key role in improving the health of patients in Ireland. Securing timely access to medicines for patients at an affordable price, in particular innovative medicines offering enhanced health outcomes, is a key priority for Irelan ...

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care Report

Our purpose in writing is to clarify the way forward for the consideration of the findings of the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care Report. The four CDOs have met with representatives from the Intercollegiate Advisory Commit ...

A Framework for Personalised Care and Population Health for Nurses, Midwives, Health Visitors and Allied Health Professionals

This framework has been developed to underpin our national programme to maximise the impact of nurses, midwives, health visitors and allied health professionals (AHPs) on improving health outcomes and reducing inequalities. It aims to support and shape “h ...

Governance Framework for the Department of Health

21.4.2016This Governance Framework aims to provide a clear overview of the principal aspects of corporate governance within the Department of Health.The Governance Framework is drafted in accordance with the Corporate Governance Standard for the Civil Ser ...

Northern Ireland Medicines Optimisation Quality Framework

The Medicines Optimisation Quality Framework aims to support better health outcomes for our population by focusing attention on gaining the best possible outcome from medicines every time that they are prescribed, dispensed or administered. The Framework ...

Minimum standards for supported lodgings for young people and young adults (aged 16-21) in Northern Ireland

Supported lodgings aim to provide young people with safe, suitable and supportive places to live within a local familial type environment. The minimum standards for supported lodgings accommodation will set a benchmark to be used by current and future sup ...

Respiratory health and well being- service framework documents

Service framework documents relating to respiratory health and well being. Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Policy papers, Safety and quality standards, Safety and quality standards service frameworks Service fram ...

Quality and outcomes framework 2014/15

This bulletin presents quality and outcomes framework achievement data (QOF) for 2014/15. Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Statistical reports, DHSSPS statistics and research, GP activity, funding and prescribing ...

Management Framework Agreement between the Department of Education and Skills and City of Dublin ETB

Management Framework Agreement between the Department of Education and Skills and City of Dublin ETB. Provided by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland. 10.14655/6744-949561 Department of Education and Skills, Higher Education Equity of Access a ...

Framework for Junior Cycle 2015

Framework for Junior Cycle 2015. Provided by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland. 10.14655/6744-949536 Department of Education and Skills, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Primary Education, Post Primary Education, Literacy This document, the ...