Dual Diagnosis Ireland participates in the Department of Health
“Continuum of Care Focus Group ”
This group is helping to develop an updated national substance misuse strategy.
The community side have requested independent regulation but the current position paper states the HSE Service level agreement process is adequate.
This paper (download at link at top of this page) has been prepared in response to this and is not intended to be a comprehensive position paper on this issue. It is intended to start a debate on the need for better regulation of substance misuse services. It has been submitted to the Department of Health.