***** Context. Aggression and violence is a significant hazard in a variety of workplaces. The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) reports exposure to this behaviour is particularly significant in the public sector including public administration, defence, social security and the...Read More ›
Welcome to HealthCo
HealthCo is an expert team of healthcare practitioners providing a range of safety and health services in the workplace. Our Quality Management System has been awarded PHECC Approved Training Site and IHF Training site status.
Since 2014, we have been helping our clients:
A key element of all safety management systems is the training provided to staff. At HealthCo we specialise in four core themes: Manual Handling & Ergonomics, First Aid & CPR, Behaviour & Aggression, Infection Control.
Our programs are quality assessed and accredited to appropriate external bodies such as the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland. We help our clients pick the most suitable program for their organisation and deliver in classroom or in a blended online style to maximise value for money. Learn more about each of our core program areas by clicking the relevant icon below.
Since incorporating we have been helping our clients through our expertise and experience. Each team member has experience in a management role in healthcare and business for over 10 years. We perform risk assessments for our clients, help compile safety statements and put in place safety management systems. We provide mentoring to SMEs via the Local Enterprise Office in Louth. If your organisation requires assistance with safety and health systems call or email us now to discuss your requirements and find out how we can help.
Client Resources Area
We support all of our clients through our resource pages. This enables quick access to relevant documentation and learner materials. We keep on top of the latest developments in safety, health promotion and performance in the Irish workplace. Our objective is to support all of our clients and learners with a 24 hour 365 day workplace health resource hub.
“They should teach CPR in schools”
“This really should be taught in schools across the country” One of the most common discussion points when teaching local community groups first aid, is that the same courses should be performed in schools. It makes sense, there is plenty...Read More ›
A quick guide on how to use a defibrillator.
Defibrillators or AEDs are now widely available for use by the general public in the event of an individual having a cardiac arrest. They are located in the workplace, in supermarkets and even on the side of the street in...Read More ›
Blended BLS training – An improved training system for organisations and staff.
Basic Life Support – Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) training is the preferred program for staff resuscitation training in healthcare facilities in Ireland. Designed by the American Heart Association, it’s evidence base in combination with the practice whilst watching training...Read More ›