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...

Is Your Service Prepared For A Flu Outbreak?

Helpful resources to support your service throughout influenza season We have worked with the local NHS and Public Health England to create some helpful resources to support you and your service through this year’s influenza season, which has started now and is likely...

CAS Alert: Medical Device Alert

Breathing circuit swivel elbow recall due to risk of cracks forming before or during use (Source: Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Manufactured by Intersurgical, used in devices made by other companies: cracks in swivel elbow connectors may...

CAS Alert: Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)

Further information on the known increased risk of breast cancer with HRT  and its persistence after stopping (Source: Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA))   The risk of breast cancer is increased during use of all types of HRT, except...