Health

Guidelines on controlled-drugs processes

Since April 2015, it has been mandatory to use the Care Inspectorate’s e-notification system to report incidents and concerns involving the safe use and management of controlled drugs. As common…

Take control – A useful guide to preventing and controlling infections

PREVENTING INFECTION Infection prevention controls, such as Standard Infection Control Precautions (SICPs), are the most important defence in preventing infection and onward transmission. Here are some useful resources to help…

The issue of tissue

Topical applications guide to skin care management for residents is welcomed When Health Improvement Manager Joyce O’Hare visited the Grove Care Home in Elgin to advise on some policy issues…