Features and Articles
Articles to keep you up-to-date on a range of important programmes and projects
Articles & Features
The National Early Warning Score (NEWS) Sepsis Screening Tool, developed by NES in collaboration with the Scottish Patient Safety Programme (SPSP) and Health Improvement Scotland (HIS) was the winner of the Innovation Award at the Scottish Health Awards 2014 on 6 November in Edinburgh.
Not everyone has the ability to speak but being able to have your say is a basic human right. A new campaign has been launched to encourage all of us to find out what we can do to support those who use ‘alternative and augmentative communication’ (AAC).
Over the last century the development and use of antibiotics has revolutionised our ability to treat infections. However, as antiobiotics have developed, so have restistant organisms.
An interactive learning resource developed by the NES Psychology Directorate alongisde GP and Practice Nurse groups for use within primary care.