Section 38 Documentation

Section 38 documentation relates to the Agencies provided with funding under Section 38 of the Health Act, 2004. This is limited to 23 non-acute agencies and 16 voluntary acute hospitals currently within the HSE Employment Control Framework.

 

   
Section 38 Service Arrangement (Part 1) (Revised 27/04/2015) This document is part 1 of a 2 part legal contract for Agencies funded under Section 38, this is standard for all arrangements.
Section 38 Acute Services Schedules 2017 (Revised 15/11/2016) This document is part 2 of a 2 part legal contract for Acute Services funded under Section 38, this provides a standard template for 10 schedules which will detail the individual specification of each arrangement.
Non-Acute /Community Generic Section 38 Schedules (Revised October 2016)

This document is part 2 of a 2 part legal contract for Non-Acute/Community Agencies funded under Section 38, this provides a standard template for 10 schedules which will detail the individual specification of each arrangement.

Specific Care Group Schedules are available.  Click on the Care Group link below to download.

Section 38 Annual Compliance Statement 2016

This document must be submitted to the HSE's Compliance Unit (Non-Statutory Services) by Section 38 organisations on an annual basis and relates to compliance with governance requirements for the previous year.

 

Please note that documents outlining amendments to the revised 2017 Schedules above are available separately. Click on the following link to download.

Comparator Documents for revised 2017 Schedules - Section 38

 

Supporting Information

Application and Negotiation Process

Explanatory Guides to Documentation

Standard Templates/Forms

National Service Plan 2017 Balanced Score Card and PI Suites

Policies, Procedures, Guidelines and Legislation Documents