News 2020

Our Spring 2020 Magazine is out now!

The Spring issue of our quarterly magazine is out now! The latest issue comes packed with loads of interesting articles from members and staff, news and updates, reports from events and more. In his CEO Report, Brian provides an update Read more >

An Update from I.H.S. CEO | March 27, 2020

Our work and home environments have been altered and impacted very significantly by the SARS-CoV-2, the Coronavirus responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic. At the time of writing (March 27th), we had 1,819 cases of Covid-19 in the country resulting in Read more >

Update on Children’s Health Ireland, Crumlin | March 27, 2020

In the midst of the current Coronavirus pandemic, it is worth re-stating that the haemophilia and bleeding disorders service at CHI, Crumlin remains operational. Out patient clinics are virtual where possible and being conducted by telephone For new patients, where Read more >

Update from Cork Coagulation Centre – March 20th

All outpatients clinics are cancelled for now in the Cork Coagulation Centre, these clinics will operate as telephone clinics for the foreseeable future, including adult and paediatric clinics,  The Cork Coagulation Centre is open for walk in bleeds / emergencies during office Read more >

Important Info Regarding Out of Hours Review at NCC – March 20th

Urgent / emergency review by the NCC team after 5PM and at weekends / on bank holidays during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you have a bleeding disorder and have a medical issue which needs urgent review, please phone the main Read more >

An Update from I.H.S. Chief Executive Brian O’Mahony – March 19th

Our work and home environments have been altered and impacted very significantly by the SARS-CoV-2, the Coronavirus responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic. SARS stands for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. There was an outbreak of SARS in 2003. This new virus Read more >

Important message from the NCC regarding home delivery of treatment from TCP

In relation to deliveries from TCP to people with bleeding disorders who are on home treatment: From the week beginning the 16th of March, your next two scheduled deliveries from TCP will have 5 weeks supply instead of 4 weeks Read more >

Update on Dental Services at National Coagulation Centre (NCC) – March 16

The following update on dental services has been received from Dr. Alison Dougall. Dear Patients, We have reduced our dental service at NCC to an emergency only service from today, 16/03/2020. All patients can be confident that Cross Infection Control Read more >

Notice to patients registered with the National Coagulation Centre – March 13th

Below is an update received this afternoon (Friday, March 13th) from the National Coagulation Centre. Out -patient clinics at the NCC have been suspended. All patients with pending appointments will have their chart reviewed, and those identified as having any Read more >

Irish Haemophilia Society Arrangements regarding Coronavirus

In the unprecedented situation in which we all find ourselves, I want to inform you about arrangements we are making in relation to dealing with the public health emergency caused by Coronavirus. The Society staff will be working remotely from Read more >

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