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PressRelease October is Health Literacy Month

October is Health Literacy Month and we’re inviting staff in health and social care to become health literacy heroes.

PressRelease European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD)

Friday 18th of November is European Antibiotic Awareness Day and falls during World Antibiotic Awareness Week. In Scotland the Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group (SAPG) leads activities to supp...

PressRelease NICE accreditation for dental clinical guidance development in Scotland

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) has achieved accreditation by the leading health and care excellence body in the UK for its work with the dental community.

Publication Dementia Skilled Improving Practice Learning Resource (Updated 2016)

We have developed a comprehensive learning resource Dementia Skilled - Improving Practice designed against Promoting Excellence.

PressRelease "Now hear me: It's my right to speak"

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 u...

PressRelease Getting knowledge into healthcare discussions

To make safe and effective decisions about patient care, healthcare professionals need quick, easy, reliable access to current, relevant evidence and recommendations for action, in hospital and commun...

PressRelease Pharmacy Quality Roadshows

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS), Community Pharmacy Scotland (CPS), Health Improvement Scotland (HIS), The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE), Yellow Card Centre Scotland, ...

PressRelease Sensory Impairment Tip Cards

A pocket size guide to help NHSScotland staff meet the practical needs of patients with sensory impairment and communication needs will shortly be available.

PressRelease Northern Periphery Programme Questionnaire - September 2012

A multi-national project aimed at finding solutions to the persistent problem of difficulties in recruiting and retaining high quality healthcare workers for the remote rural areas of Northern Europe ...

PressRelease Now hear me Glasgow event 10 March 2015

Have you seen "The Theory of Everything" yet? How confident would you feel to start a conversation with Professor Stephen Hawking? The team behind the recent NES programme of work around Augmentati...