Acute Hospitals II

Field Content
Division: Acute Hospitals and Associated Services
Unit: Acute Hospitals II
Head: Denis O’Sullivan
Functions:
  • Developing policy framework in and monitoring and evaluating the delivery of acute hospital services in the regions HSE East and HSE Dublin/Mid-Leinster
  • Accident and Emergency Services
  • National Paediatric Services (development of new national tertiary hospital)
  • Organ Transplant Services
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Neurology
  • Maternity Services
Primary Legislation:
  • Health (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1961
  • Health Act, 2004
Bodies under aegis of DoHC: National Paediatric Hospital Development Board
Key Publications:
  • Teamwork North East Hospitals: Improving Safety and Achieving Better Standards
  • Children’s Health First (McKinsey Report): International best practice in tertiary paediatric services
  • Report of the Joint HSE/DoHC Task Group on the location of the new National Paediatric Hospital
Working Groups:
  • Joint HSE/DoHC Transition Group to progress the development of the National Paediatric Hospital
  • Joint HSE/DoHC Hospital Reconfiguration Steering Group
  • National Steering Group on Bed Capacity
  • National Renal Strategy Review Group
  • Cystic Fibrosis Working Group
Record Classes: None
Information Routinely Published: None
Significant Systems:
  • None
Personal Information Holdings: None
Purpose: N/A
Disclosees: N/A
Notes: including info an admin access practice, Ebriefs etc.: None