Executive summary of the report of the independent child dealth review group

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/315346
Title:
Executive summary of the report of the independent child dealth review group
Authors:
Independent Child Death Review Group (ICDRG)
Citation:
Independent Child Death Review Group. Executive summary of the report of the independent child dealth review group. Dublin. 2012.
Publisher:
Government Publications, Dublin
Issue Date:
2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/315346
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The Independent Child Death Review Group (“ICDRG”) received files relating to the deaths of 196 children during the period of 1 January 2000 to 30 April 2010 who were: • in care within the meaning of the Child Care Act 1991 at the time of their death; • in receipt of aftercare within the meaning of Section 45 of the Child Care Act 1991 at the time of their death; • known to the child protection services within the meaning of the HIQA guidance to the HSE of 20 January 2010 at the time of their death The breakdown of deaths over the ten year period amongst the 196 cases reviewed is: Children in Care: 36 deaths - 19 deaths from natural causes - 17 deaths from non natural causes Children & young people in Aftercare: 32 deaths - 5 deaths from natural causes - 27 deaths from non natural causes Children & young people known to the HSE: 128 deaths - 60 deaths from natural causes - 68 deaths from non natural causes Whilst individual case summaries relating to deaths arising from natural causes were not within the terms of reference of the ICDRG, nonetheless an overview of these cases is included in the report and review of each of these cases has informed the overall conclusions reached.
Keywords:
YOUNG PEOPLE; CHILD HEALTH; CHILD PROTECTION; DEATH

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorIndependent Child Death Review Group (ICDRG)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-04-04T09:49:45Z-
dc.date.available2014-04-04T09:49:45Z-
dc.date.issued2012-
dc.identifier.citationIndependent Child Death Review Group. Executive summary of the report of the independent child dealth review group. Dublin. 2012.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/315346-
dc.descriptionThe Independent Child Death Review Group (“ICDRG”) received files relating to the deaths of 196 children during the period of 1 January 2000 to 30 April 2010 who were: • in care within the meaning of the Child Care Act 1991 at the time of their death; • in receipt of aftercare within the meaning of Section 45 of the Child Care Act 1991 at the time of their death; • known to the child protection services within the meaning of the HIQA guidance to the HSE of 20 January 2010 at the time of their death The breakdown of deaths over the ten year period amongst the 196 cases reviewed is: Children in Care: 36 deaths - 19 deaths from natural causes - 17 deaths from non natural causes Children & young people in Aftercare: 32 deaths - 5 deaths from natural causes - 27 deaths from non natural causes Children & young people known to the HSE: 128 deaths - 60 deaths from natural causes - 68 deaths from non natural causes Whilst individual case summaries relating to deaths arising from natural causes were not within the terms of reference of the ICDRG, nonetheless an overview of these cases is included in the report and review of each of these cases has informed the overall conclusions reached.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherGovernment Publications, Dublinen_GB
dc.subjectYOUNG PEOPLEen_GB
dc.subjectCHILD HEALTHen_GB
dc.subjectCHILD PROTECTIONen_GB
dc.subjectDEATHen_GB
dc.titleExecutive summary of the report of the independent child dealth review groupen_GB
dc.typeReporten
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