Top HSE New Headlines – 24/06/2018
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THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a major relief to the Higher Secondary School teachers, the Kerala Administrative Tribunal (KAT) has stayed their transfer proceedings till August 31 based on a mass petition filed by a section of teachers.
The HSE spent almost the entire increase in the mental health budget for 2018 on agency staff in the first three months of the year.
The bill for January to March came to almost €13m, according to the reply to a parliamentary question by Máire Devine, a Sinn Fein senator.
It is my belief that socialism doesn’t work economically, politically or socially. After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, the residents of communist East Germany couldn’t unite fast enough with their West German cousins. The Soviet Union collapsed soon afterwards, and Russia’s people show little desire to return to communism.
A cervical cancer sufferer has settled her lawsuit in the first smear test case since Vicky Phelan’s 2 point 5 million euro settlement.
The terminally ill 61 year old woman in the ‘K case’ sued the HSE and US Laboratory ‘Quest Diagnostics’ in a High Court action.
A 15-year-old boy with autism who who has been placed in a private rented apartment by the HSE for the last six months is now displaying symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Health and safety incidents at Aberdeen City Council have increased by almost 50% over the past year, compared to 2016-17.
A total of 671 incidents were reported between April 1 2017 and March 31 2018, up 49% from the 450 of the previous year.