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1

WhAt does hiqa stand for

Health information and quality authority.

2

What is hiqa

An independent authority established to drive high quality and safe care for those people using our health and social care services in Ireland

3

WhAts hiqa responsibility

To drive improvements in the quality and safety of healthcare on behalf of clients.

They look after children, the elderly & the disabled.

They develop standards, monitor complaints with standards and carry out investigations where there presents responsible grounds to do so.

4

Alternative care

Two types