Monthly Archives: October 2019

Care closer to the home – Creating the community to get us there

By |2019-10-30T13:05:12+00:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Kelan Daly,  KPMG, Healthcare Consulting Director We all know that health systems around the world face intense pressure from escalating demand. Hospital emergency departments can vouch for this. We also know that there is evidence to suggest that many of these patients could be treated and cared for in settings outside the hospital. Many [...]

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The Carbon Footprint of Healthcare

By |2019-10-23T12:57:33+01:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Dave O’ Shaughnessy, Avaya, Healthcare Solutions Leader EMEA & APAC https://www.linkedin.com/in/daveoshaughnessy/ I’m now getting in trouble with my 13yo daughter, and it’s nothing to do with my Dad-Dancing or truly epic Dad-Jokes (I got fired from my lawn maintenance job - I was just not cutting it). It might surprise some that she’s annoyed [...]

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Catapulting a new service into the Irish Healthcare Sector

By |2019-10-16T22:16:36+01:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Catapulting a new service into the Irish Healthcare Sector – The roller -coaster first year Mary Jones, Founder & Managing Director, Mobile Medical Diagnostics I was recently asked if I would I do it all again, and in truth I know I would in a heartbeat. The last year has been a great adventure, [...]

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How does a sewing box help create psychological safety, readiness for change and innovation?

By |2019-10-10T18:55:10+01:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Maria O’ Loughlin, Assistant National Director Organisational Digital Change, Health Business Services, HSE Would it surprise or shock you to learn, that I cried talking about a sewing box in front of 37 people, most of whom I only met 20 minutes before, well it surprised me! But more about this and how this all [...]

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Time – The World’s Most Valuable Currency

By |2019-10-03T09:31:28+01:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: FHS Blog|

Tony Heffernan, Founder BUMBLEance Children's Ambulance & Saoirse Foundation The constant drive to improve performance, processes and deliver greater efficiencies is a common trend across all previous posts of this blog. We all appreciate the pace that which healthcare is ever-changing, the constant need to embrace new technology, big data, innovation and compliance, all of which [...]

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