Irish Student Health Association News
You are invited to attend the HSE Health and Wellbeing "Minding your Wellbeing" webinar on November 3rd 2020. The "Minding your Wellbeing" webinar is an evidenced based programme focusing on the promotion of mental wellbeing in a series of online videos. » read more
An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin T.D, the Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly T.D, and Minister of State for the Department of Health, with responsibility for Public Health, Well Being and the National Drugs Strategy, Frank Feighan T.D., have today, Thursday October 29th launched the "Keep Well" campaign which aims to support people and communities to mind their physical and mental health over the coming months. » read more
Update in Diabetes Management Conference 2020:Webinar Series. For GPs and General Practice Nurses. November 2020.
You are invited to the "Update in Diabetes Management Conference 2020:Webinar Series. This conference will be held via webinar over four days in November. » read more
Virtual Medicines Management Masterclass. Tuesday 1st December 2020 from 09.15- 13.30. This online Masterclass, suitable for all Health Care Professionals will focus on the importance of the safe, appropriate and cost-effective use of medicines. » read more
Statement from Dr Joseph Ryan, CEO, Technological Higher Education Association (THEA) on behalf of the Presidents of the Institutes of Technology in Ireland. Published 20/10/2020.
This is an exceptional moment in the history of our country. We are fully committed to supporting students through this academic year and to ensuring that teaching and learning will take place in a safe environment, meeting academic standards, and in full compliance with public health guidelines. We acknowledge that students of the 2020/21 academic year have faced unprecedented challenge and we are mindful of the responsibilities we bear in supporting them through their learning experience. » read more
What Level 5 means for Further and Higher Education - Minister Harris. From Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science. Published 20th October 2020. The government has decided that as of midnight on Wednesday night 21 October all of Ireland will be placed on Level 5 of the Plan for Living with COVID-19. Level 5 of the Plan is available here: www.gov.ie/en/publication/2dc71-level-5. » read more
Find information on upcoming online events and webinars relevant to staff across the HSE. Event and webinar details attached. » read more
Minister Harris launches National Student Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Framework. October 10th 2020.
Ireland's first ever national framework to address student mental health and suicide prevention has been launched. Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD, has today, 10th October 2020, launched a National Framework to address the issues of student mental health and suicide prevention. » read more
This document provides guidance on the steps and processes to be in place across higher education institutes to effectively and efficiently respond to COVID-19 in these settings, including prevention measures, and procedures for responding to suspected and confirmed cases of COVID-19 on campus. Please note, HPSC case definitions and guidance in relation to COVID-19 are subject to change. Please see HPSC website for up to date information » read more
Mental Health Ireland. Sharing the Vision - Translating Policy into Practice Webinar. Friday, 9th October 2020 10:00 – 13:00 IST
Mental Health Ireland Sharing the Vision - Translating Policy into Practice Webinar. On line event. Friday, 9th October 2020 10:00 – 13:00 IST. A Mental Health Ireland's webinar to mark World Mental Health Day. » read more