Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI) is calling on the Government to expedite the introduction of a statutory home care scheme, giving Irish citizens a legal right to home care. "...We completely agree with HIQA’s point that while it is understandable that the pandemic delayed the development of such a scheme it should not have held it back by years. It was due in 2021 and now we understand it will be 2023 before it is introduced. It is simply not good enough..."
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Dublin, 19th January 2022: Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI), the organisation representing private home care providers, called on the Government to clarify immediately if home care workers are omitted from the covid-19 bonus payment. The bonus payment, of €1,000 will be paid to public healthcare workers, healthcare workers in nursing homes and healthcare workers […]
Dublin, 15th December 2021: Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI), the organisation representing private home care providers, is calling on the Government to expedite the introduction of the statutory home care scheme, giving Irish citizens a legal right to home care. HCCI has supported a thorough review of how home care is commissioned and delivered […]
Dublin, 18th November 2021: Ivana Bacik Raises Staffing Issues in Dáil Éireann
London, 11th October 2021: || Five Nations Care Forum, Communiqué 11 October 2021, http://www.fivenationscareforum.com/ || Leaders of care associations in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland met in London on 4 and 5 October 2021, for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Reflecting on the invaluable role of […]