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PressRelease NES Launches New e-Learning Modules to Support Staff with their CPD and Career Development

NES launches a new range of modules designed to help health and care staff get the most out of CPD.

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.

LearningProduct Breaking the barriers

This Learning Byte draws on information from a range of sources on the communication needs of people with profound and multiple learning disability (PMLD). It looks at the communication barriers they ...

PressRelease Scotland's Dementia Awards 2016

Scotland’s Dementia Awards celebrate creative approaches, innovation and best practice in all aspects of information, advice, care and support for people with dementia, their carers, partners and fami...

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 AHP Careers Fellowship open for applications

The AHP Careers Fellowship scheme funds learning and development opportunities for the AHP workforce across the public sector in Scotland. Applications are now open and the closing date is 12 noon on ...

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...