Kerry Lab wins ISO

Kerry General Hospital’s Molecular Diagnostics Dept was awarded ISO-15189 by the Irish National Accreditation Board.  On receiving the internationally-recognised accreditation, Kerry’s Diagnostics Department has become the first Irish public hospital lab to receive this honorary standard for genetic testing. Under direction of Consultant Haematologist Dr Mary Cahill, the Kerry lab … Continue reading

New Nursing Rules

This week, the Board of An Bord Altranais have discussed new nurses rules to be drafted, to ascertain the accreditation of advance nurse practitioners  and advanced midwife practitioners positions. These new rules will accommodate the registration of individuals in these new sectors of An Bord Altranais’ Register. This will be … Continue reading