Monthly Archives: September 2020

17 09, 2020

The Impact of Covid 19 Pandemic on The Nursing Home Sector and hope for the future

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Amanda Torrens - CEO Brindley Healthcare As I celebrated the arrival of 2020 on New Year’s Eve with friends and family, I was looking forward to what I hoped was going to be a very rewarding year for all at Brindley Healthcare, however the storm clouds of Covid-19 [...]

16 09, 2020

Future Health Summit update following the announcement of the Irish Government “Plan for Living with Covid-19” for 2020/21

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David Neville - CEO Future Health Summit & Investnet At Investnet we welcome the new Government “Recovery and Resilience Roadmap” published yesterday September 15th.  This means we can REOPEN our business, which has been devastated since March, and start planning our calendar for rest of 2020 [...]

11 09, 2020

Patient Advocacy in Ireland – Responding to the Covid-19 Crisis

By |2020-09-11T11:59:58+01:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: FHS Blog|Comments Off on Patient Advocacy in Ireland – Responding to the Covid-19 Crisis

Andrew Kennedy - Communications Officer, Patient Advocacy Service (PAS) The Patient Advocacy Service (PAS) was launched in November 2019 by then Minister for Health Simon Harris, just a few months before the Covid -19 pandemic began. The independent, free and confidential service, commissioned by the National Patient Safety [...]

4 09, 2020

The “Positive Paradigm” and the Future of Healthcare

By |2020-09-04T12:48:35+01:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: FHS Blog|Comments Off on The “Positive Paradigm” and the Future of Healthcare

Professor Ciarán O’Boyle - Director, RCSI Centre for Positive Psychology and Health It has always seemed to me that we go through life largely unaware of the defining impact of our pre-suppositions on our attitudes, beliefs, and actions. The philosopher of science, Thomas Kuhn in his book “The [...]