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The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety is one of 11 Northern Ireland Departments created in 1999 as part of the Northern Ireland Executive by the Northern Ireland Act 1998 and the Departments (Northern Ireland) Order 1999.
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Edwin Poots MLA was appointed Minister of the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety in the Northern Ireland Executive on 16 May 2011. Read More
Northern Ireland health and social care workforce vacancies – September 2013
Thursday 10 April 2014
The DHSSPS today released details of the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care (HSC) Workforce Vacancies 30 September 2013 report.
Poots addresses Ward Sisters, Charge Nurses & Team Leaders at NIPEC Conference
Wednesday 09 April 2014
Health Minister Edwin Poots has today recognised the important role that nurses play across the Health Service.
Health Minister Edwin Poots addresses Unscheduled and Emergency Care Summit
Wednesday 09 April 2014
Health Minster Edwin Poots will address Northern Ireland’s most senior health professionals today at the College of Emergency Medicine’s Unscheduled and Emergency Care Summit.
Poots announces actions to promote quality and good governance across Health and Social Care
Tuesday 08 April 2014
Health Minister Edwin Poots today briefed MLAs on a programme of actions to promote quality and good governance across Health and Social Care (HSC) in Northern Ireland.
Oral Statement to the Assembly by Health Minister Edwin Poots – Tuesday 8 April 2014 – Promoting Quality and Good Governance across the HSC
Tuesday 08 April 2014
Mr Speaker in recent weeks I have informed the Assembly about some serious failings in the quality of care provided to patients and the robustness of governance arrangements in both the Belfast and Northern Health and Social Care Trusts.

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UK and Spain making their health systems more efficient

The conference "Making National Health Systems Sustainable" took place on Friday 7 June at the British Embassy Madrid.
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