Report of the Joint Working Group to review cardiology requirements

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/326045
Title:
Report of the Joint Working Group to review cardiology requirements
Authors:
Joint Working Group to Review Cardiology Requirements
Affiliation:
Comhairle na nOspideal, Advisory Forum on Cardiovascular Health Strategy
Citation:
Joint Working Group to Review Cardiology Requirements, "Report of the Joint Working Group to review cardiology requirements" Department of Health. Dublin. 2004.
Publisher:
Department of Health (DoH)
Issue Date:
2004
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/326045
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
In the context of the implementation of the Cardiovascular Health Strategy, the terms of reference given by the Department of Health and Children to the Joint Working Group on Consultant Cardiology Requirements were:- 1. A review of existing service provision and identification of shortfall at national and regional level in total complement of consultant cardiologist posts. 2. Identification of hospitals suitable for designation as regional centres having regard to the relevant Strategy recommendations and taking demographic and geographic considerations and the location of tertiary care centres into account. 3. The development of a national plan oudining for.mal referral links to regional and tertiary centres from all acute hospitals not providing a specialist service. 4. Recommendations regarding the prioritisation of developments over a 5-year period having r~gaJd to the quality standards and issues of regional variations in equity of access to consultant-led services identified in the Strategy document. S. Arising from the above, the development of a national plan for the orderly development of consultant-led services nationally.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT; CARDIOLOGY; WORKFORCE PLANNING
Local subject classification:
CARDIOLOGIST; MEDICAL CONSULTANT

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorJoint Working Group to Review Cardiology Requirementsen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-09-10T13:50:15Z-
dc.date.available2014-09-10T13:50:15Z-
dc.date.issued2004-
dc.identifier.citationJoint Working Group to Review Cardiology Requirements, "Report of the Joint Working Group to review cardiology requirements" Department of Health. Dublin. 2004.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/326045-
dc.descriptionIn the context of the implementation of the Cardiovascular Health Strategy, the terms of reference given by the Department of Health and Children to the Joint Working Group on Consultant Cardiology Requirements were:- 1. A review of existing service provision and identification of shortfall at national and regional level in total complement of consultant cardiologist posts. 2. Identification of hospitals suitable for designation as regional centres having regard to the relevant Strategy recommendations and taking demographic and geographic considerations and the location of tertiary care centres into account. 3. The development of a national plan oudining for.mal referral links to regional and tertiary centres from all acute hospitals not providing a specialist service. 4. Recommendations regarding the prioritisation of developments over a 5-year period having r~gaJd to the quality standards and issues of regional variations in equity of access to consultant-led services identified in the Strategy document. S. Arising from the above, the development of a national plan for the orderly development of consultant-led services nationally.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDepartment of Health (DoH)en_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectCARDIOLOGYen_GB
dc.subjectWORKFORCE PLANNINGen_GB
dc.subject.otherCARDIOLOGISTen_GB
dc.subject.otherMEDICAL CONSULTANTen_GB
dc.titleReport of the Joint Working Group to review cardiology requirementsen_GB
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentComhairle na nOspideal, Advisory Forum on Cardiovascular Health Strategyen_GB
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