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Health Service Executive. (2022) Health Service Executive annual report and financial statements 2021. Dublin: Health Service Executive.

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PART I - Section 1: Foreword - Outlines our key messages through the Statement from the Chair of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer Review

Section 2: Strategic Context and Direction - Describes the context in which services were delivered in 2021 and outlines our longer-term vision and direction

Section 3: Operational Delivery - Describes how services were delivered during 2021, summarises performance against our National Service Plan 2021, and elaborates on the key enablers for making change happen

Section 4: Our Management and Accountability - Provides an overview of key governance and accountability arrangements within the HSE, including a Board Members’ Report and Risk Management Report for 2021

Appendices - Includes a description of our organisational structure and the mechanism through which services are delivered, a report on expenditure and Human Resource data, a report on the NSP 2021 scorecard and key activity, a report on capital infrastructure, a schedule of Board and Committee attendance, fees and expenses, a checklist describing how legislative compliance has been met within this Annual Report and a glossary of terms.

PART II - Financial Governance: Provides details of our financial governance including the Annual Financial statements.

Social Inclusion (p.38)

  • Work continued on enhanced COVID-19 responses for outbreaks and clusters in social inclusion settings including travellers, homeless and diverse ethnic groups, as well as special quarantine for those seeking asylum
  • New models of care were implemented, including the provision of wrap-around supports for homeless people in Housing First tenancies
  • Implementation continued of the Homeless Hospital Discharge Programme, to ensure appropriate access to and continuity of care for homeless persons leaving hospital
  • Implementation of the European Web Survey on Drugs to gain insight on current drug use patterns and the impact of COVID-19
  • A new campaign was launched, aimed at young people who use drugs in nightlife spaces, to promote harm reduction messages about emerging drug trends and drug market concerns
Item Type
Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
All substances
Intervention Type
June 2022
198 p.
Health Service Executive
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Health Service Executive
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