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This site promotes health information and events and provides information for Healthcare Professionals and all involved in the specialist field of healthcare provision for students in 3rd level education in Ireland. 

 

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Latest News

Active* Consent Toolkit Launch Monday 21st September at 4:30 pm
NUI Galway's Active* Consent Programme invites you to attend the launch of the Active* Consent Toolkit: Developing a Consent Strategy for your Higher Education Institution, launched by Minister Simon Harris, Department of Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation & Science at 4.30 PM on Monday, September 21st via Zoom. » read more
PCHEI have partnered with 50808 anonymous text support service and provide 24/7 mental health support for third level students
PCHEI, the representative body of student counselling services in higher education, have partnered with 50808 anonymous text support service. The new 24/7 text service provides mental health support for third level students. Student Counselling and other Student Services, along with Student's Unions and other student groups, will promote the 50808 service as an important and valuable mode of support to university/college students, 24/7. » read more
Covid Tracker App advice for staff wearing PPE (HSE Update 04/09/2020)
The recommendation from Public Health is that GPs and other healthcare workers involved in patient care should turn off the contact tracing feature in the app when they begin patient care, and importantly remember to switch it back on when you finish work at shift or session end.This will prevent you from receiving anonymous close contact alerts from the app while you are wearing PPE. Any close contact events in a clinical setting will still be picked up by the manual contact tracing process. » read more
MPS General Practice Conference 2020. Online Event (Zoom) Saturday, 19th September
MPS General Practice Conference 2020. Online Event (Zoom) Saturday, 19th September. MPS are pleased to announce the full programme for this year's virtual General Practice Conference. Suitable for GPs, GP trainees and the practice team This three-hour virtual event gives you the chance to hear from a selection of influential speakers and discuss current medicolegal issues with Medical Protection experts. » read more
Practical Guidance for Further and Higher Education for Returning to On-site Activity in 2020
Practical Guidance for Further and Higher Education for Returning to On-site Activity in 2020 From Department of Education and Skills Published at: 22 July 2020 Last updated 29 July 2020 » read more
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