On Air Now

Classical Hour

6:00am - 7:00am

  • 045 901 490
  • 0833 979797

Now Playing

E Morricone

Schindlers List

HIQA: Pandemic Exposed "Gaps & Shortcomings" In Its Regulatory Framework.

Image; HIQA logo

Annual report for 2020 issued today.

HIQA says the COVID-19 pandemic exposed 'gaps and shortcomings' in its regulatory framework.

The regulator released its annual report for 2020 this morning, where it says over 1,200 inspections were carried out in healthcare and social care settings last year.

Andrew Lowth reports:

CEO Phelim Quinn says the framework which HIQA works under needs to be improved:ttps://twitter.com/HIQA/status/1402555465943425027?s=20


 

More from National News

Stay tuned to Kfm!

Get the Kfm Apps for you phone, tablet or smart speaker...

  • Available on the App Store
  • Available on Google Play
  • Just ask Amazon Alexa

Kfm Kildare Weather

  • Sun

    Sunny intervals

    23°C

  • Mon

    Sunny intervals

    17°C

  • Tue

    Sunny intervals

    19°C

  • Wed

    Heavy Rain

    14°C

  • Thu

    Heavy Rain

    17°C