Chief Executive, Nursing Homes Ireland
Tadhg Daly is Chief Executive of the Nursing Homes Ireland, the representative organization for the private and voluntary nursing homes sector. Nursing Homes Ireland was formed in Jan 2008 following the amalgamation of 4 nursing home representative organisations.
Tadhg was formerly CEO of the Irish Nursing Homes Organisation (INHO) and was one of the key figures that led to the establishment of Nursing Homes Ireland.
Prior to joining INHO in 2005 Tadhg worked with the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in a number of senior management positions.
Tadhg has led the private and voluntary nursing home sector through 2 of the most significant changes in the sector with the development of the National Quality Standards and independent registration and inspection together with the commencement of the Nursing Home Support Scheme (Fair Deal).
Nursing Homes Ireland is firmly established as spokesperson and lead agency for consultation on all sector related issues by various Government bodies and the myriad of stakeholders in the sector. Tadhg is a fearless advocate for high quality person centered care of the older person and a regular contributor in broadcast and print media on matters relating to health and social care of Irelands ageing demographic
The private and voluntary nursing homes sector provides care for in a ‘home from home’ to in excess of 23,500 residents, account for more than 80% of all long term care beds in the country, and directly employs more than 28,000 staff.
Nursing Homes Ireland is committed to providing leadership, supporting members and promoting excellence