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New IPPOSI Board chairperson + current vacancies

On February 7th, 2021, David McMahon, CEO of the Irish Skin Foundation, was endorsed by the IPPOSI Board as our new chairperson. This followed the stepping down by Ava Battles, CEO of the MS Society of Ireland after 2.5 years as IPPOSI chairperson. On accepting the role David said: “It’s a privilege to take on [...]

2021-02-23T15:38:46+00:00 23 February 2021|News|Comments Off on New IPPOSI Board chairperson + current vacancies

Positions available in IPPOSI

***PLEASE NOTE:  THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION FOR THE FINANCE & OPERATIONS POSITION BELOW HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FEB 28TH, 2021.**** Do you believe that patients and patient groups have a right to be involved in healthcare and decision-making in health? Do you want to work for an organisation based on the values of [...]

2021-02-11T17:52:56+00:00 13 January 2021|News|Comments Off on Positions available in IPPOSI

Citizen Jury on Access to health info.

Jury Duty with a Difference! Apply for Citizens’ Jury on Access to Health Information. IPPOSI has launched a nationwide campaign to identify 25 members of the public, broadly representative of the Irish population, willing to step up as members of a Citizens’ Jury to deliberate on the matter of access to health information. Following careful deliberation [...]

2021-02-08T10:02:10+00:00 7 January 2021|Events, News|Comments Off on Citizen Jury on Access to health info.

Patients voice concerns over COVID-19 vaccine prioritisation

Patient Organisations Urge Government to Prioritise People with Chronic and Rare Diseases, of All Ages, in Rollout of COVID-19 Vaccines A coalition of fifteen patient organisations has today (Dec 8th, 2020) written to An Taoiseach and to the Chair of the High-Level Task Force on Vaccination and Immunisation [...]

2020-12-15T13:00:31+00:00 7 December 2020|Events, News|Comments Off on Patients voice concerns over COVID-19 vaccine prioritisation

2021 Patient Education Programme – open for applications

IPPOSI is inviting applications for the 2021 edition of its successful patient education programme in health innovation. The 2021 programme is led by IPPOSI, in partnership with a number of education partners, and will cover the following topics: Understanding Clinical Trials – delivered by the University College Dublin Clinical Research Centre Regulatory [...]

2020-11-20T12:56:20+00:00 20 November 2020|Events, News|Comments Off on 2021 Patient Education Programme – open for applications

Patient as Partners – Digital Discussion

Evaluating international patient experiences of Public Patient Involvement (PPI)  and discussing the potential to embed PPI in Irish healthcare reform. We have invited some leading patient partners/advocates from Canada and the UK, to share their experiences of public patient involvement across healthcare in the UK and Canada. This is an opportunity to learn from practices [...]

2020-10-23T23:49:42+01:00 23 October 2020|Events, News|Comments Off on Patient as Partners – Digital Discussion

2021-2024 Strategy: Member survey

IPPOSI is happy to share with you a membership survey on our draft IPPOSI Strategy for 2021-2024 - developed with contributions from both IPPOSI Board and Staff members. If you would like to help shape IPPOSI's focus from 2021-2024 we would be grateful if you could complete this survey by Sunday, October 25th, [...]

2020-10-21T18:35:45+01:00 21 October 2020|Events, News|Comments Off on 2021-2024 Strategy: Member survey

Rocking the boat while staying in it – Lunchtime Interview

  How can we embed patient centredness in the hospital system? A lunchtime interview with Professor Jan Kremer Professor in Patientcentredness Radboudumc University Medical Cente, NL Radboudumc is a teaching hospital and is often referred to as the "Hospital of the Patient". A gynaecologist for 15 years, Prof. Kremer has a unique insight into the [...]

2020-10-20T09:19:48+01:00 16 September 2020|Events, News|Comments Off on Rocking the boat while staying in it – Lunchtime Interview

Project Coordination Positions available in IPPOSI

The deadline for applications for the roles below has now passed as of Sept. 27th, 2020. Thank you to all who applied. Do you believe that patients and patient groups have a right to be involved in healthcare and decision-making in health? Do you want to work for an organisation based on the [...]

2020-09-29T18:10:01+01:00 16 September 2020|News|Comments Off on Project Coordination Positions available in IPPOSI
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