Healthcare Pricing Office*

*From 1st January 2014 the National Casemix Programme and the Health Research and Information Division at the ESRI became the Healthcare Pricing Office (HPO)

The Hospital In-Patient Enquiry Scheme (HIPE) is a system that collects information on hospital day cases and in-patients in Ireland. We provide training in clinical coding to all hospital staff working in this area, in addition to developing and supporting the relevant software requirements.

The National Perinatal Reporting System (NPRS) provides national statistics on perinatal events, in particular data on pregnancy outcomes, perinatal mortality and important aspects of perinatal care.