Health

Lynda aims to promote improved infection control

Lynda Hamilton has joined the Care Inspectorate as Nurse Consultant Infection Prevention & Control in a two-year post to promote best practice to care services. Lynda, who has a Masters in Public Health and…

Safe use of drugs

In the 12 months since April 2015, when it became mandatory to use the Care Inspectorate’s e-notification system to report incidents and concerns involving the safe use and management of controlled drugs, the regulator received 387…

Managing falls guidance

The second edition of Managing Falls and Fractures in Care Homes for Older People; a good practice self-assessment resource has been launched to update services on good practice in the management and prevention of falls and the prevention of…