Category Archives: Health

Health and social services at work

agendaNi analyses the latest figures from the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety’s 2015 workforce census.  The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety’s workforce census is the most...

Health service audit

Following the publication of the Northern Ireland Audit Office’s general report into the Health and Social Care Sector in 2012-13 and 2013-14, Adam Morton takes a look at its findings. The recently...

Inequalities in health

agendaNi analyses the varying level of health quality across Northern Ireland. Recently, the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety published an interim update on the Northern Ireland Health and Social...

Health service audit

“Internal audit identified a serious lack of control within the estates department of the Northern HSC Trust” The recently published general report into the health and social care sector covers the years,...

Leading the fight against dementia

How Alzheimer’s Society in Northern Ireland supports people living with dementia. There are currently 19,765 people living with dementia in Northern Ireland and with an ageing population, this figure is set to...

Transforming healthcare

Adam Morton takes a look at the proposed changes announced to Northern Ireland’s health system by the Department of Health, Social Service and Public Safety’s Minister Simon Hamilton MLA.  Following the publication...

Involving people

From increasing cancer survival rates, to enabling people with disabilities to live in their own communities, there is no doubt Health and Social Care (HSC) has achieved some major improvements for the...