Please see below link, for your information and wider circulation a National Guidance document entitled ‘Resuming surgical services in COVID 19 era’. This document has been collaboratively developed by the Clinical Programmes for Surgery, Anaesthesia & Trauma & Orthopaedic surgery in conjunction with NCAGL Acutes & Health Protection Surveillance Centre. It is available from the HSE repository on the link below Please note this document includes new national guidance on the requirement for preoperative COVID-19 testing in accodance with local prevelance rates.

Dear Fellow, The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland are delighted to announce the “CAI: Thought Leaders — Perioperative Medicine” zoom webinar on Wednesday September 2nd from 18:00pm-20:15pm. The webinar will be hosted by Chair of the Education Committee Dr Niamh Hayes and feature a number of prominent  guest speakers. Programme: Thought Leaders Perioperative programme [pdf] This event is supported by Edwards Lifesciences.