Latest DHSSPS Publications

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Publication DateTitle and SummaryPublication Class
19 December 2014HSC(F)55-2014 (PDF 85 KB)
External Financial Guidance
18 December 2014Drug Alerts
PAS Alerts
Professional Advice
18 December 2014HSC(F) 54-2014 (PDF 367 KB)
Department Of Finance And Personnel Memorandum On The Twenty Fourth Report From The Public Accounts Committee Mandate 2011-2016 DSD: Tackling Social Housing Tenancy Fraud in Northern Ireland
External Financial Guidance
17 December 2014HSC(F)51-2014
Staff Seconded Between Arms Length Bodies (ALBs) and DHSSPS – 31 December 2014
External Financial Guidance
11 December 2014HSC(F) 52-2014 (PDF 158KB)
Infrastructure Action Plan Implementation
External Financial Guidance
10 December 2014HSC(F) 53-2014 (PDF 150 KB)
Discount Rate for General Provisions 2014-15
External Financial Guidance
26 November 2014Caring for You and Your Information - Consultation Response Document (MS Word 105KB)
Department's response to public consultation
Reports and Consultation Documents
13 November 2014HSC(F) 50-2014 (PDF 152KB)
Indices 31 March 2015 – Impairment calculation
External Financial Guidance
11 November 2014HSC Trust Contingency Plans 2014/15 (PDF 17KB)
HSC Trust Contingency Plans 2014/15
Strategies and Action Plans
11 November 2014Departmental Business Plan Milestones 2013-2014 (PDF 293KB)
Business Plans
06 November 2014Delivering Care: Nurse Staffing in Northern Ireland

Professional Advice
04 November 2014HSC(F) 49-2014 (PDF 170KB)
Revised DFP Guidance On Value For Money (VFM) Assessment Of Alternative Procurement Options
External Financial Guidance
03 November 2014Chief Medical Officer’s Report - Evidential Base and Clinical Practice Aspects of Congenital Cardiac Services (August 2013) (PDF 77KB)
Report on Evidential Base and Clinical Practice Aspects of Congenital Cardiac Services
Professional Advice
30 October 2014HSC (AfC)(1)2014 NHS Amendment number 31 - revised rates for reimbursement of employee business travel (PDF 80KB)
This Circular informs HSC Employers of the NHS Staff Council’s agreement on the revised rates of reimbursement of employee business travel expenses from 1 July 2014 for staff covered by the Agenda for Change (AfC) Agreement.
External Financial Guidance
22 October 2014Minutes of Departmental Board Meetings
Minutes of Departmental Board Meetings
Summaries of minutes of meetings
21 October 2014HSC(F)48-2014 (PDF 60 KB)
Inclusion of Complaints Handling in Internal Audit Programmes
External Financial Guidance
17 October 2014Departmental Board Minutes - 19 September 2014 (PDF 33KB)
Departmental Board Minutes - 19 September 2014 (PDF 33KB)
Summaries of Minutes of Meetings
13 October 2014HSC(F) 47-2014 (PDF 102KB)
External Consultancy Post Project Evaluations: Dissemination Of Lessons Learned
External Financial Guidance
10 October 2014Professional Estates Letters (PELs)
Professional Estates Letters (PELs)
Health and Safety External Guidance
08 October 2014HSC(F)63-2012
Capital accounting Manual 2012-13
External Financial Guidance

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