Skip to main content

Office of the Nursing and Midwifery Services Director (ONMSD)

The ONMSD works to strategically lead and support nurses and midwives to deliver safe, high-quality, person-centred care. Our aim is to help people who use the health service to improve their quality of life and wellbeing.

The ONMSD is one of the departments within the Office of the Chief Clinical Officer (CCO).

HSE services and information

ONMSD About Us

Find information and contact details for our staff

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for nurses and midwives

CPD options for nurses and midwives and how to apply for educational funding or sponsorship schemes

Careers in nursing and midwifery

How to manage your career as a nurse or midwife, whatever stage you are at.

Advanced and specialist practice for nurses and midwives

Information about posts for advanced and specialist practice nurses and how to establish them.

Service improvement and innovation in nursing and midwifery

Innovative nursing and midwifery service improvement projects and information on how to get support for your idea.

Quality nursing and midwifery care

Programmes of work that embed safety and quality in person-centred nursing and midwifery care.

News and blogs

Spark Community Innovation Fund logo
News - 28 June 2022

HSE- Spark Innovation Programme

ONMSD is delighted to announce the launch of the hospital innovation fund. Closing date is 19 August 2022.

ONMSD Blog eHealth Ireland
News - 10 December 2021

The ONMSD is delighted to present the findings from an evaluation of the experience of healthcare professionals and patients/clients of video enabled care

	All Ireland Nursing and Midwifery Digital Health Capability Framework
News - 23 November 2021

The evolution of technology in healthcare requires a digital health capable workforce who understand and realise the significance of socio-technical dimensions in digital health implementations.