On Sunday March 20th in the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin City Centre a National Day of Remembrance and Reflection Service took place to remember Loved Ones who died in Nursing Homes and Healthcare Settings throughout Ireland during COVID-19.
Here in Highfield Healthcare in the afternoon
of Wednesday 23rd March we too held a service Remembrance and Reflection in our Garden of
Remembrance in remembering all our loved residents who died under
our care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We invite you to watch this video below and pause in silence in remembering your loved one too as “There is comfort in Friendship you shared, Hope in prayer and Sunshine in all your treasured memories”.
In collaboration, Highfield Healthcare and the Peter McVerry Trust, are NOW inviting applications for our new and innovative Evolution Graduate pilot Program which commences from March 2022 onwards. Recently qualified registered psychiatric/mental health nurses and 4th year students due to Graduate this year can apply.
We are partnering with each other to
provide Graduates with a comprehensive 12-month program which will provide
successful candidates with:
An opportunity to be part of a
new and innovative program for Graduate Psychiatric Nurses
Opportunities to work across
services and units in both organisations to better understand and experience
the scope of services and care models. These will include acute, home-based
treatment, specialist rehabilitation, detox & treatment services,
stabilisation services and housing services
Opportunities for both personal
and professional development delivered via formal learning plans, experiential
learning, coaching, and mentoring
Pathway to permanent employment
in either organisation at the end of the program
A certificate of participation
and completion of the program – we are seeking formal accreditation for our
To apply or request further information – please contact us at email@example.com
At Highfield Healthcare, Healthcare
Assistants are pivotal members of a caring team whose purpose is to assist
people to live to their fullest potential. We are looking for suitable
candidates to fill full-time, permanent positions across our services. We are
also hiring Catering Assistants and Kitchen Porters.
What to expect?
Those interested in a role as a Healthcare Assistant/Catering Assistant or Kitchen Porter can choose a time-slot that suits them. Link to Virtual Open Day via Indeed : https://events.indeed.com/event/143713/
We are delighted to inform you that Highfield has re-opened to visitors from Monday, 22nd of March. As per the recent guidance from health authorities, a copy of which can be accessed below, we will do our best to facilitate 2 nominated visitors per week per resident.
Dr Denis Eustace was a recent guest on the Mick Clifford Podcast with the Irish Examiner, where he discussed some very worrying features in the mental health of older people, which he and his colleagues have noticed since the onset of the pandemic.
” Fear and isolation are contributing to a rise in people experiencing mild cognitive impairment and more needs to be done to protect one of the most vulnerable cohorts in the population at this particular time.” – https://bit.ly/36Iz6Wx
Highfield Healthcare are pleased to announce that we are preparing to roll out the Pfizer/BioNtech vaccine to residents and staff on the week commencing 18th January. We wish to share with you some important information in advance about the vaccine programme.
management team believes that it is vital that all residents receive the
vaccine to protect their health and well-being.
of family members are important in this decision-making process and indeed
families are often the best placed to understand what the person would have
wished. While no other person such as a family member can consent to the
vaccine on behalf of a person who lacks capacity to consent, for those who do
lack capacity, a health care professional will make a decision, taking all this
into account and based on what he/she believes is in their best interest.
As this is an urgent matter, we particularly wish to hear from anyone who is concerned about their relative in our care receiving the vaccination. Should you have concerns or specific queries, we ask you to please contact your family member’s treating doctor or our appointed Vaccination Family Liaison Person Kelley Daly on 01 8865418 by Friday 8th January.
for your continued support during this difficult time. We hope to be in a
position to welcome visitors back soon following completion of the vaccine
See below links to more detailed information regarding the vaccine programme, which may be helpful or answer some questions you may have.
After another difficult few months, we are delighted to inform you that Highfield will re-open to visitors from Monday, 7th of December.
As per advice from health authorities, we will facilitate one nominated visitor per week per resident. This will be for a maximum of 30 minutes. Please contact the visitor coordinator through reception on 01 8374444 to schedule a visit*.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.
The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Advertisement".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".
The cookie is used by cdn services like CloudFare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
1 year 24 days
Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.
This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.
5 months 27 days
This cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.