IFIC Ireland

A wee beacon of compassion, expertise, and tireless dedication

By Miriam Galvin / May 15, 2024
A wee beacon of compassion, expertise, and tireless dedication In the heart of Scotland's healthcare landscape, there shines a wee beacon of compassion, expertise, and tireless dedication. As I started my integrated care journey, I spent quite a bit of time travelling to London to the likes of the Kings fund etc, but my travels… Read More

The voices of those who have been silenced or ignored must be heard

By Miriam Galvin / May 15, 2024
The voices of those who have been silenced or ignored must be heard Reflecting on the joyful festival that is the 24th International Conference on Integrated Care, I find myself moved and motivated by the call to action that echoed through the halls. Amplifying Silenced Voices: At the core of integrated care lies a fundamental… Read More

3 Country Study Tour on Integrated Care

By Admin / April 19, 2024

19/04/2024 – 26/04/2024 @ All Day –

The 3 Country Study Tour on Community-based Integrated Care of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland seeks to examine the leadership and management of community-based initiatives for integrated care.

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Helmut Hildebrandt

By Niamh Daly Day / February 12, 2024

Population Health Management Policy Developer and Entrepreneur of Shared Risk Agreement in Integrated Care

Pharmacist and Chairman of the Board, OptiMedis AG

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Leadership in Integrated Care

By Admin / January 17, 2024

Establish a network of members with shared commitment to advancing leadership as a critical enabler of integrated care.

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Building leadership capability in integrated care Special Interest Group (SIG) Webinar

By Miriam Galvin / February 1, 2024

01/02/2024 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm –

This session will facilitate sharing and creation of knowledge on how to develop, deliver and evaluate integrated care using a human rights-based approach to inclusion and intersectionality

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IFIC Ireland – building momentum towards ICIC24 in Belfast

By Niamh Daly Day / December 21, 2023
IFIC Ireland – building momentum towards ICIC24 in Belfast It has been an extremely busy and exciting year for IFIC Ireland with conferences, webinars, speaking engagements, study tours and our Accelerated learning programme. See some updates on the year we had and upcoming activities below. IFIC Ireland National forum (AICIC23) The All-Ireland Conference on Integrated… Read More

Asset-based and Inclusive: how can community orientated approaches embrace diversity

By Miriam Galvin / December 5, 2023

05/12/2023 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm –

Approaches such as asset-based community development, social prescribing, shared lives schemes, and community navigation are helping to transform health and care systems from being deficit focussed to building on the aspirations and strengths of individuals and communities.

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Inclusion Health

By Admin / August 22, 2023

Establish a network of members with shared commitment to supporting and working with often excluded populations.

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ICIC24 – 24th International Conference on Integrated Care, Belfast

By Miriam Galvin / April 22, 2024

22/04/2024 – 24/04/2024 @ All Day –

The 24th International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC24) takes place in Waterfront Belfast on 22-24 April 2024

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Integrated Care Initiatives Publication Opportunity

By Miriam Galvin / August 8, 2023

IFIC Ireland, in partnership with the Health Service Executive Ireland, is collecting and mapping documented implementations of integrated health and care across the island of Ireland

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AICIC23 All-Ireland Conference on Integrated Care | 23 March 2022 | Dublin UCD

By Miriam Galvin / March 23, 2023

23/03/2023 @ All Day –

IFIC Ireland in association with the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), the Health Service Executive (HSE Ireland), Health and Social Care Northern Ireland (HSC NI) and Sláintecare presents “People-centred Integrated Care: the right care, in the right place, at the right time” on Thursday, 23 March 2023 in O’Reilly Hall University College Dublin.

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IFIC Ireland – a year of change and growth

By Admin / December 21, 2022
After the pandemic held back our in-person activity, this year was a great opportunity to build on our remote activity and create new opportunities for integrated care in Ireland. All-Ireland Conference for Integrated Care in Dublin In March, we held the first annual All-Ireland Conference for Integrated Care in Dublin. This in-person event was a… Read More

IFIC Ireland Realising Integrated Care 2022 Webinar Series

By Niamh Daly Day / May 24, 2022

24/05/2022 – 31/12/2022 @ All Day –

IFIC Ireland will host and facilitate a series of webinars from May 2022 titled ‘Realising Integrated Care’ which forms one of the key delivery mechanisms enabling knowledge mobilisation across all stakeholders with an interest in developing and implementing integrated care within the healthcare systems on the island of Ireland.  

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Leading an innovative approach to prevention, community care and integration of care in Ireland – Online Workshop at ICIC22

By Niamh Daly Day / July 15, 2022
Leading an innovative approach to prevention, community care and integration of care in Ireland – Online Workshop at ICIC22 Sláintecare Department of Health & HSE in association with IFIC Ireland as part of 22nd International Conference on Integrated Care The Sláintecare Action Plan 2019 established the building blocks for a significant shift in the way… Read More

More than structures – the introduction of Regional Health Areas in Ireland

By Niamh Daly Day / April 19, 2022

More than structures – the introduction of Regional Health Areas in Ireland  Dr Niamh Lennox-Chhugani, Chief Executive, International Foundation for Integrated Care.    The Department of Health in Ireland published the long-awaited business case for the establishment of Regional Health Areas (RHAs) this week as Cabinet approved the case. The Chief Executive of the Health…

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AICIC22 Ireland

AICIC22 1st All-Ireland Conference on Integrated Care | 10 March 2022 | Dublin UCD

By Admin / March 10, 2022

10/03/2022 @ All Day –

IFIC Ireland in association with the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) presents “Transforming Health and Social Care across Ireland: Delivering Lifelong People-centred Care” on Thursday, 10 March 2022 in O’Reilly Hall University College Dublin. 

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IFIC publishes paper on Sláintecare to support the delivery of universal person-centred care in Ireland

By Miriam Galvin / October 6, 2021

The International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) has today launched a paper in response to the recent resignations of the two most senior members of the team implementing the Sláintecare reform programme in Ireland and the restructuring of the Sláintecare Implementation Advisory Council.

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IFIC Ireland About

By Admin / March 4, 2021
About IFIC Ireland Following the successful hosting of the 17th International Conference on Integrated Care in Dublin, Ireland in May 2017, IFIC has been seeking to develop with core Partners the creation of an IFIC Ireland Collaborative Centre. The core mission of IFIC Ireland is to develop capacity and capabilities of Ireland in the design… Read More

IFIC Ireland Team

By Admin / February 23, 2021
Meet the Executive Team Director Prof Áine Carroll Professor of Healthcare Integration and Improvement University College Dublin Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine National Rehabilitation University Hospital Chair International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) Director Fiona Lyne Director of Communications International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) Coordinator Kate Traynor Coordinator IFIC Ireland Communications Miriam Galvin Digital Communications… Read More

IFIC Ireland News

By Admin / February 23, 2021
News and Blogs IFIC Ireland – building momentum towards ICIC24 in BelfastDecember 21, 2023Value-based HealthcareAugust 16, 2023Integrated Care Initiatives Publication OpportunityAugust 8, 2023IFIC Ireland – a year of change and growthDecember 21, 2022Leading an innovative approach to prevention, community care and integration of care in Ireland – Online Workshop at ICIC22July 15, 2022VIDEO: Integrated people-centred… Read More

IFIC Ireland Activities

By Admin / February 23, 2021
Future activities There are no events Past activities 3 Country Study Tour on Integrated Care 19/04/2024 - 26/04/2024     All Day Academy ificireland, ificscotland, upcoming The 3 Country Study Tour on Community-based Integrated Care of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland seeks to examine the leadership and management of community-based initiatives for integrated care.… Read More

IFIC Ireland Newsletters

By Admin / February 23, 2021
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IFIC Ireland Partners

By Admin / February 23, 2021
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IFIC Ireland HOME

By Admin / February 23, 2021
Welcome to IFIC Ireland IFIC Ireland is a collaborative hub established under a Memorandum of Understanding between IFIC and University College Dublin in 2019. The core mission of IFIC Ireland is to advance the science, knowledge and adoption of integrated care through developing capacity and capabilities across the island of Ireland in the design and… Read More

IFIC Ireland Patient Empowerment Mini-Series with CEmPaC

By Miriam Galvin / March 3, 2021

03/03/2021 – 09/06/2021 @ 12:00 am –

This series, aimed at health and social care workers and service leads, presented by IFIC Ireland in partnership with the Centre for Empowerment of People and Communities (CEmPaC) will examine the area of Patient Empowerment and the role it plays in achieving true integrated care.

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IFIC Ireland 2020 Year in Review

By Admin / December 23, 2020

In July, IFIC Ireland convened its first formal meeting of its Steering Group members. IFIC Ireland Steering Group will help take forward IFIC’s mission and aims across the region on a more sustained basis, and a commitment to advise, discuss and prioritize IFIC Ireland’s future activities in the region. The Steering Group will have a…

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VIDEO: Integrated people-centred health services (IPCHS) in Ireland: lessons learnt

By Miriam Galvin / December 1, 2020

The following presentation of Prof. Áine Carroll, IFIC Ireland co-director and IFIC Board member, describes current lessons learnt in the design and delivering of integrated people-centred health services in Ireland.

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Áine Carroll

By Miriam Galvin / January 18, 2020

Chair

Professor of Healthcare Integration and Improvement
University College Dublin
National Rehabilitation Hospital

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Inclusion Health Special Interest Group (SIG) Webinar

By Miriam Galvin / September 13, 2023

13/09/2023 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm –

This session will facilitate sharing and creation of knowledge on how to develop, deliver and evaluate integrated care using a human rights-based approach to inclusion and intersectionality

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Fiona Lyne

By Admin / February 24, 2015

Director of Communications

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