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Publications

Publication Career and development framework for Health Protection nursing

The development of this Career and development framework will assist organisations, senior nurses and service leads in identifying the practice and competence required to follow a high quality of care...

PressRelease Helping Community Pharmacy protect the public's health

During February and March NHS Education for Scotland, in partnership with Health Protection Scotland and members of the Scottish Health Protection Network, will be delivering a series of learning even...

Publication Public Health and Midwifery Education - Scoping Project

Report of a scoping exercise to provide baseline data regarding current educational provision for midwives on public health and inequalities and to identify gaps in educational provision that could be...

PressRelease All smiles as oral health poster scoops top award

Helping NHS staff excel at their jobs was the theme of this year's NES stand at the recent NHSScotland conference. We were delighted that our new oral health qualification for nursery practitioners wa...

PressRelease It's good to talk about work

JustTheJob, a new animation launched today by NHS Education for Scotland, highlights the important relationship between work and health and wellbeing.

PressRelease Supporting dental teams in the implementation of new regulations on dental amalgam use

Advice published today by the Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP) supports dental teams in implementing new environmental restrictions on dental amalgam use in specific patient gr...

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 Improving Medical Services for Victims of Sexual Crime

A recent HM Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland report discussed the work that the Medical Directorate has undertaken recently for the Scottish Government. The report outlined persistent issues w...

PressRelease Viral Haemorrhagic Fever

In response to a recent request from Scottish Government Viral Haemorrhagic Fever (VHF) Working Group, NES and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) have quickly progressed initiatives to support the workf...

PressRelease New Guidance on Management of Acute Dental Problems

The Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP) has today launched its guidance, ‘Management of Acute Dental Problems’. The guidance, available in three formats, encourages consistent pr...