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Nursing and Midwifery Planning and Development (NMPD)

Nursing Midwifery Planning and Development (NMPDs) work with the ONMSD to provide:

  • strategic development of nursing and midwifery
  • promotion of standards of care
  • supporting services so that nurses and midwives provide patient-centred care
  • supporting professional development
  • enhancing practice for nurses and midwives
  • fostering workforce development through workforce planning initiatives
  • building capacity and leadership within nursing and midwifery

There are 4 HSE areas.

  • NMPD Dublin North-East
  • NMPD Dublin Mid-Leinster
  • NMPD HSE South
  • NMPD HSE West

Each of the NMPDs has an area director.

NMPD area directors

NMPD Dublin North-East

Ms Deirdre Mulligan
Area Director NMPD
Mellifont Unit
St Brigid's Complex
Ardee
Co Louth
A92 DRNO

Phone: 041 686 0732
deirdrep.mulligan@hse.ie

NMPD Dublin Mid-Leinster

Dr Anne Gallen
Interim Area Director NMPD Dublin Mid-Leinster
NMPDU HSE
Mill Lane
Palmerstown
Dublin
D20 HY57

Phone: 01 620 1713
Anne.Gallen@hse.ie

NMPD HSE South

Ms Carmel Buckley
Area Director NMPD
Administration Building
St Marys Health Campus
Gurranabraher
Cork

T23 X440

Phone: 021 492 1207

Carmel.Buckley@hse.ie

NMPD HSE West

Dr. Patrick Glackin
Area Director NMPD
Scott Building - First Floor
Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore Campus
Arden Road
Tullamore
Co. Offaly

Phone: +353 57 9357677
patrick.glackin@hse.ie

Nursing Midwifery Planning and Development Units (NMPDUs)

There are 8 NMPDUs within the 4 NMPDs:

NMPD Dublin North-East:

  • NMPDU Dublin North covering Dublin North West, Dublin North City, Dublin North
  • NMPDU North-East covering Louth, Meath, Cavan, Monaghan

NMPD Dublin Mid-Leinster:

  • NMPDU Dublin South, Kildare and Wicklow covering Dublin South City, South County Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
  • NMPDU Midlands covering Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath

NMPD HSE South:

  • NMPDU South-West covering Cork and Kerry
  • NMPDU South-East covering Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford, South Tipperary

NMPD HSE West:

  • NMPDU North-West covering Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, West Cavan
  • NMPDU West/Midwest covering Galway, Mayo, Roscommon, Limerick, Clare, North Tipperary

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