Health status of the population of Ireland

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/69698
Title:
Health status of the population of Ireland
Authors:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Affiliation:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
2008
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/69698
Item Type:
Report
Language:
null
Description:
The health of the Irish population has improved considerably over the years. Life expectancy in Ireland is at the highest level ever, and people generally rate their health as good. A wide variety of factors, including lifestyle, environment, and deprivation impact on the health of a population. Health services are only one of many influences. The Irish health services are currently undergoing a change in structure and organisation, which is being implemented through the Transformation Programme. This document aims to inform the development of future health services. It is essential in planning health services that they are organised on the basis of identified need,and that priority is given to those areas that can produce the best potential benefit in improving health status. This is best catered for through a population health approach.
Keywords:
HEALTH STATUS; HEALTH POLICY; HEALTH STATUS; PUBLIC INFORMATION
Local subject classification:
PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT; HEALTH SERVICE PLANNING

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHealth Service Executive (HSE)-
dc.date.accessioned2009-06-04T10:05:30Z-
dc.date.available2009-06-04T10:05:30Z-
dc.date.issued2008-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/69698-
dc.descriptionThe health of the Irish population has improved considerably over the years. Life expectancy in Ireland is at the highest level ever, and people generally rate their health as good. A wide variety of factors, including lifestyle, environment, and deprivation impact on the health of a population. Health services are only one of many influences. The Irish health services are currently undergoing a change in structure and organisation, which is being implemented through the Transformation Programme. This document aims to inform the development of future health services. It is essential in planning health services that they are organised on the basis of identified need,and that priority is given to those areas that can produce the best potential benefit in improving health status. This is best catered for through a population health approach.en
dc.language.isonullen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.subjectHEALTH STATUSen
dc.subjectHEALTH POLICYen
dc.subjectHEALTH STATUSEN
dc.subjectPUBLIC INFORMATIONEN
dc.subject.otherPUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENTEN
dc.subject.otherHEALTH SERVICE PLANNINGEN
dc.titleHealth status of the population of Irelanden
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
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