Wuhan novel Coronavirus

Wuhan novel Coronavirus

Source: Department of Health & Social Care This message is for all clinical staff encountering patients with respiratory infections arrived from overseas.   Wuhan Novel Coronavirus: Advice for the NHS in England You will be aware of the evolving situation in...

Herts Health Protection News | Issue #1

Source: Hertfordshire County Council- Public Health’s Health Protection Team   The first edition of a new Health Protection Newsletter produced by Hertfordshire County Council’s Public Health’s Health Protection Team is intended to be of interest to all those...

Good Practice Guide for HIV Care in Care Homes

Source: Care Home Management   Scottish care regulator the Care Inspectorate has published a guide to caring for people living with HIV. People aged 50 and over now makeup over a third of all those accessing HIV care in the UK, and this proportion will increase...

Complete the Annual Health Check Questionnaire

For everyone living in Hertfordshire with a Learning Disability   People with a learning disability often have poorer physical and mental health than other people, but this does not need to be the case.   Annual health checks are for adults and young people...

International Infection Prevention Control Month

Ensuring good hand washing prevents the spread of disease and protects lives   The proper washing of hands is one of the most important things that can be done to help prevent and control the spread of many illnesses. Good hand hygiene will reduce the risk of...