Community Health Organisation 8: Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath, Louth, Meath: operational plan 2016

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605885
Title:
Community Health Organisation 8: Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath, Louth, Meath: operational plan 2016
Authors:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
Mar-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605885
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
Community Health Organisation (CHO) 8 consists of six counties, Offaly, Laois, Westmeath, Longford, Meath and Louth. CHO 8 has a population of 592,388 (Census, 2011) which is the 4th largest nationally. It is the second largest CHO in terms of geographical area and consists of 2 former ISA’s (Midlands and Louth/Meath). This very large geographical area has a poor public transport infrastructure. There are six hospitals physically located within CHO 8 – MRH’s Tullamore, Mullingar and Portlaoise and Louth County, Our Lady of Lourdes and Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan . CHO 8 supports three Hospital Groups and engages with all three on a regular basis.CHO 8 supports 15 hospitals in terms of accepting referrals to community services
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND HEALTH SERVICE MANAGEMENT; COMMUNITY HEALTH ORGANISATIONS (CHOs)

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-19T13:27:10Zen
dc.date.available2016-04-19T13:27:10Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/605885en
dc.descriptionCommunity Health Organisation (CHO) 8 consists of six counties, Offaly, Laois, Westmeath, Longford, Meath and Louth. CHO 8 has a population of 592,388 (Census, 2011) which is the 4th largest nationally. It is the second largest CHO in terms of geographical area and consists of 2 former ISA’s (Midlands and Louth/Meath). This very large geographical area has a poor public transport infrastructure. There are six hospitals physically located within CHO 8 – MRH’s Tullamore, Mullingar and Portlaoise and Louth County, Our Lady of Lourdes and Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan . CHO 8 supports three Hospital Groups and engages with all three on a regular basis.CHO 8 supports 15 hospitals in terms of accepting referrals to community servicesen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND HEALTH SERVICE MANAGEMENTen
dc.subjectCOMMUNITY HEALTH ORGANISATIONS (CHOs)en
dc.titleCommunity Health Organisation 8: Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath, Louth, Meath: operational plan 2016en
dc.typeReporten
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