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Benefits and Services

HSE services and information


Employee Assistance Programme is a free counselling service for staff with work-related or personal problems.

Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)

CISM Response help staff who need support following a traumatic incident. The CISM Response Unit has local teams in different locations across the country.

Cycle to work

The Cycle to Work Scheme covers bicycles and equipment up to €1,250.

Eye tests for display screen users

Staff using display screen equipment can get an eye and eyesight test paid for by the HSE.

Health and Safety

Health and Safety information, advice, tools, and forms to carry out training.

Health Service Staff Credit Union

The Health Service Staff Credit Union offers saving and loan services to health service staff.

HR forms

Forms to apply for HR services, including leave, travel and subsistence, flexible working, career break, retirement, and more

HSE library

Library resources for staff, includes e-journals, e-books, databases and clinical practice guidelines


Access HSEnet, HBS (Health Business Services) intranet, and Finance intranet

IT support

Information on contacting the National Service Desk, setting up new users, requesting devices and access, and more


Information on different leave types and how to apply for them.

Occupational Health

Information on health assessments, first aid training, referral to support services, and more


Information for new staff members, register and access online payslips, view payscales, contact payroll, and more


Information about different pension schemes, benefits and terms. 

Travel allowances

Travelling and subsistence allowances are payable for necessary absence from your official base.

Data Protection

Guidance documents and forms to help HSE staff in understanding the requirements of data protection regulation.