Standards & Documents

On this page, you will find numerous documents relating to ICM in Ireland. The documents are stored in chronological order and can be searched using searchwords and/or date of publication. For documents relating to paediatric intensive care, including Standards for ICM in Ireland, please visit the relevant paediatric section of this website.

The Faculty and the ICSI have maintained an ongoing commitment to developing ICUs and ICM in Ireland and it proposed and strongly supported the commissioning of the ‘Prospectus study’ by  the HSE. This report Towards Excellence in Critical Care – Reveiw of Adult Critical Care Services in the Republic of Ireland (2009) and its outline of the national priorities for ICM is strongly endorsed by the JFICMI and it also endorses the role to the HSE’s National Critical Care Programme (NCCP) in its endeavours to implement its recommendations.

 

Minimum Standards for Adult Critical Care Services

Tuesday, 2 June, 2015

Minimum Standards for Adult Critical Care Services  

    Guidelines for Critically Ill Woman in Obstetrics

    Wednesday, 10 June, 2015

    https://jficmi.anaesthesia.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/25.-Guidelines-for-the-Critically-Ill-Woman-in-Obstetrics.pdf

      CCP Model of Care for Adult Critical Care

      Wednesday, 10 June, 2015

      The Joint Faculty strongly supports the Model of Care from the HSE Critical Care Program. CCP Model of Care for Adult Critical Care  

        Diagnosis of Brain Death in Adult: Guidelines 2020

        Wednesday, 21 December, 2016

        https://jficmi.anaesthesia.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Brain-Death-Guidelines-September-2020.pdf

          Donation after Circulatory Death Guidelines

          Monday, 31 July, 2017

          Recently approved ICSI guidelines governing the process of DCD DCD ICSI Guideline

            Education, Training and Curriculum

            Monday, 11 December, 2017

            HST in Intensive Care Medicine Curriculum and Minimum Requirements

              Certification and Accreditation

              Monday, 11 December, 2017

              These resources are currently being updated to 2019 versions.    

                National Audit Report Published

                Monday, 25 February, 2019

                The Irish National ICU Audit was established by NOCA in 2013 and focuses on the care of patients in adult Intensive Care Units (ICUs) and Paediatric Intensive Care Units (PICUs). This audit was led by

                  Guidance for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) in the Intensive Care management of patients during SARS-2-Covid-19 pandemic

                  Thursday, 14 May, 2020

                  Guidance for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) in the Intensive Care management of patients during the SARS-2-Covid-19 pandemic in the Republic of Ireland