Webinar: Summary of HIQA Inspection Findings in Nursing Homes
Each quarter HCI develop a report to summarise the trends identified in HIQA inspection reports in residential care settings for older people.
HCI held this webinar in September to discuss the findings of HCI’s Summary of HIQA Inspection Findings in Nursing Homes during December 2021 to February 2022.
The aim of this webinar is to:
- Identify areas of good practice within HIQA inspection findings.
- Identify and understand the high risk areas trending in HIQA inspection findings.
The key high risk areas trending in the inspection findings are around Governance & Management, Persons in Charge, Fire Precautions and Staffing.
Webinar: Summary of HIQA Inspection Findings.
This webinar summarises the trends in findings from HIQA inspection reports of nursing homes during December 2021 to February 2022.
Oonagh Gilvarry, Chief Technical Officer, HCI
As Chief Technical Officer, Oonagh is responsible for the development of Quality and Safety Management Systems that effectively address organisational regulatory requirements while meeting business needs. Through her evaluation of emerging research, tools and technologies, Oonagh ensures that best-in-market techniques are utilised throughout HCI services.
Oonagh has been central to HCI’s work with regulatory bodies in the development of standards for key health and social care areas. Oonagh has substantial experience in the development and delivery of training programmes in the areas of Infection Prevention and Control, Risk Management, PIC Training for Nursing Homes, Internal Audit and Policy and Procedure Training. She also led out on the HCI Covid-19 Lookback Review Programme last year.
Oonagh has lectured extensively within NUIG and is a qualified ISO Lead Auditor.