CHKS Ireland Conference 2017 presentations

The role of quality in the future of healthcare

The CHKS team were delighted to welcome delegates to the lovely Royal Marine Hotel in Dublin for the annual CHKS Ireland conference last week. It was a fantastic day and we hope you found it informative and useful.
Presentations from the sessions are available below. For any more information please do not hesitate to contact

Download the presentations here:

Welcome to the day and update from CHKS
Moyra Amess, Director of Benchmarking, Assurance and Accreditation,

Leading on quality in the 21st century health service - the nursing and midwifery policy response
Siobhan O’Halloran, Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health, Ireland

The role of business intelligence in delivering quality
Eugene Farrell, Head of Information Services, Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Ireland

Development of CHKS Standards
Jackie Rayner, Standards Development Manager, CHKS

A quality improvement journey: Sharing best practice from VHI SwiftCare
Grainne McCormack, Quality and Risk Manager, VHI SwiftCare
Michelle Le Brun, Medical Director, VHI SwiftCare

Breakout sessions:
A. Quality improvement journey: Aiséirí Addiction Treatment Centre
B. Quality improvement journey: Lifeline Ambulance
C. Secrets of success for healthcare accreditation – what CHKS can do for you?

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