Tue, 12 May, 2020
Mon, 20 Apr, 2020
The chief executive of Nursing Homes Ireland is calling on the Government to introduce a supplementary payment for the sector in light of the decision by a leading insurer to stop offering liability cover to businesses.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI) undertook the survey on foot of a “high number” of calls from members and the general public regarding delays in accessing both Fair Deal and transitional care funding support.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
Less than a quarter of all nursing homes inspected last year were fully compliant with regulations and half of those run by the HSE were failing to provide evidence of garda vetting of staff, with health watchdog HIQA claiming the findings showed the case for higher safeguarding standards in the sector.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2019
Nursing Homes Ireland has called on the Public Accounts Committee to re-examine State spending on HSE nursing homes after figures published last week showed the HSE is paying some of its nursing homes up to seven times what it pays private and voluntary homes.
Mon, 10 Oct, 2016