Children’s mental health services under review

first_imgLimerick Post Show | Careers & Health Sciences Event for TY Students Print WhatsApp NewsHealthChildren’s mental health services under reviewBy Bernie English – April 15, 2019 913 Advertisement Twitter Tom Neville TDMENTAL health services for children which normally operate round the clock at University Hospital Limerick have been suspended to accommodate a review of the service.In response to a Dáil question from Limerick Fine Gael TD Tom Neville, Minister of State Jim Daly said the review was being carried out because only 14 patients used the service in the whole of last year.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “We have to look at our resources and see if that is the best use of them and we are engaging with consultants as well as patients, their families and the HSE,” he explained.“We need to see that we are deploying our resources in the most appropriate manner when the demand is clearly not there when just 14 patients presented for treatment.”The HSE issued a statement to the Limerick Leader newspaper assuring patients and families that while the service is under review, children under the age of 14 who present outside normal working hours are still being seen, either by a paediatric consultant psychiatrist if there is one available or by another suitable doctor in the emergency department.While the matter is still under review, the HSE says it hopes to be able to produce a final plan shortly.In the meantime, paediatric patients in need of mental health services are still being seen as normal during the day. Email Mental Health Charity Let’s Get Talking open new outreach in Midwest Green Ribbon Month aims to help end stigma and discrimination about mental health center_img Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin Previous articleLimerick Council pledges to take action on mental healthNext articleLimerick Businessman Awarded Prestigious All-Ireland Business Award Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. TAGShealthLimerick City and CountyMental HealthNews Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites Limerick Post Show | Limerick Mental Health Karen seeks mental health support for cancer patientslast_img read more

AI Foundry Names New VP of Customer Success

Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Donna Joseph is a Dallas-based writer who covers technology, HR best practices, and a mix of lifestyle topics. She is a seasoned PR professional with an extensive background in content creation and corporate communications. Joseph holds a B.A. in Sociology and M.A. in Mass Communication, both from the University of Bangalore, India. She is currently working on two books, both dealing with women-centric issues prevalent in oppressive as well as progressive societies. She can be reached at [email protected] February 15, 2019 1,332 Views in Featured, Headlines Share Save The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Home / Featured / AI Foundry Names New VP of Customer Success Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Related Articles Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago AI Foundry Jeff Waldman mortgage solutions Steve Butler 2019-02-15 Donna Joseph Tagged with: AI Foundry Jeff Waldman mortgage solutions Steve Butler AI Foundry Names New VP of Customer Success Previous: FirstClose Announces Integration with Ellie Mae’s Encompass Next: Potestivo Selected for Prestigious Award AI Foundry, a Massachusetts-based provider of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) solutions that streamline and improve business processes announced the appointment of Jeff Waldman as VP of customer success.In this role, Waldman is responsible for creating and executing customer success programs for SaaS and on-premise solutions, driving positive customer outcomes, and creating a company-wide culture of customer success. Previously, Waldman served as Senior Director, professional services and customer success for mobile cloud services at Nuance Communications. In this role, he had worldwide responsibility for professional services for the company’s cloud-based Connected software-as-a-service platform, supporting customers that included the largest companies in the automotive, consumer electronics, mobile, and television industries.Prior to joining Nuance, Waldman served as VP of global professional services and operations at Carrier IQ, where he held P&L responsibility for worldwide pre-sales and post-sales consulting, customer support, hosting operations, internal IT, training, and services. He has also held senior positions in professional services at Siebel/Oracle and edocs. Waldman holds an MBA from Babson College and a BS in Information Systems from Syracuse University.“Jeff Waldman has a strong track record of developing customer success programs, and he will play a key role at AI Foundry moving forward,” said Steve Butler, Founder and General Manager at AI Foundry. “We are highly focused on our customers, and Jeff will lead important customer programs such as on-boarding, product and service delivery, support, adoption, advocacy, and retention.”AI Foundry develops AI and machine learning solutions to help banks and non-bank lenders to accelerate the mortgage origination process and further drive digital transformation in the mortgage industry. The company’s AI-driven automation capabilities significantly reduce labor-intensive processes associated with mortgage origination and allow lenders to automate and streamline parallel business processes. Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Subscribe The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago About Author: Donna Joseph  Print This Post read more

Bertha Downgraded to Tropical Depression, as Rain Continues in South Florida

first_imgBertha, the second named storm of 2020, has been downgraded to a tropical depression.The system formed off the coast of South Carolina at around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. It made landfall as a tropical storm an hour later, just east of Charleston, with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph and moving north at 15 mph.It weakened quickly to a tropical depression, while prompting flash flood warnings in parts of the Carolinas and Virginia, according to the National Hurricane Center’s 2 p.m. update.Meanwhile, heavy rain continues to drench our state.A flash flood warning is in effect for the east coast of South Florida until 10 p.m. Wednesday, and the National Weather Service has issued a severe weather warning until 9 p.m. Wednesday. Courtesy: National Hurricane Center Gusty winds may also produce rough marine conditions and life-threatening surf and rip currents along the coasts of eastern Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas through the remainder of Wednesday, according to the hurricane center.On Tuesday, record-setting rainfall caused a flood warning for central Broward County through northern Miami-Dade from 9 p.m. to midnight.West Palm Beach recorded 6.73 inches of rain Tuesday, while Fort Lauderdale picked up 4.86 inches.last_img read more