Archived News: July 2007

July NMC Update: IMPORTANT NMC CONSULTATION: The Code is evolving - have your say and NMC Annual Midwifery conference - Call for Papers

Related News: Kent GP Dr Hilary Pinnock and colleagues from Edinburgh and Wales Universitiessay regulatory and professional bodies need to issue practical guidance and medico legal parameters for good clinical practice when using mobile phones and other mobile technologies and Doctors to receive guidance to ease revalidation

HPC Update: 'Listening Event' Lancaster 12th July and Case Study Appeal from HPC

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Live in Northern Ireland? McGimpsey issues effects of the troubles literature review See For this and more news see your own Northern Ireland page

Live in Scotland?- Work in Mental Health in Scotland? Visit the See Me Website- Plus see more Scottish news on your own Scotland Page

Live in Wales? - Read the latest Gwent Healthcare NHS Trust Health Informatics Newsletter 'Have HI Got News For You' - all this and more on your very own eNWI page - plus lots about Informing Healthcare

Live in England? See who's in the New Government and Brown unveils huge Cabinet revamp plus Brown unlikely to change Government IT Contracts and Shaping health care for the next decade Plus always check NHS Connecting for Health - Events Online for anything going on in your area and see Taking The Table-Top Challenge – A National Engagement Tool for Local Use

Do not miss this EU video on eHealth and see Disease Monitoring To Become An Important Component In eHealth Systems

e-Records News this month: If you live in England register for the Free Faculty of Health Informatics Masterclass- The EHR - the possible dream?and MPs call for pharmacists to have access to CRS plus: BMA votes for non co-operation on central records ; Remote storage secures data despite floods ; Smartcard glitch leaves GPs logged off ; Summary Care Record now caters for cautious patients ; Records Management Roadmap ; PACS Staff Leaflet (patient consent) ; State of Developing Electronic Patient Summaries in European Union Member States and Beyond ; CFH Masterclasses

Cambio gets smart on patient wristbands and Standardising wristbands improves patient safety

Work with children? Fujitsu picks McKesson for Child Health and Lessons from Bristol Baby deaths and 'If only we'd pushed it'

Work in Telephone Consultation or Out of Hours? Out-of-hours demand riles doctors and Pressure grows to change out-of-hours care ; Flood Health Advice From NHS Direct, UK

Civil Service publishes a Capability Review of the Department of Health in England

NHS Choices website launched - also see NHS Choices criticised over duff information and Map of Medicine partners with NHS Choices

Are you a Health Visitor? See 'Facing the Future' - a review of the role of Health Visitors

'Midwives play such a vital role'

Work in Critical Care? See a Guide to Effective Managed Care Networks for Critical Care

Work in Sexual Health? Read about the Independent Advisory Group on Sexual Health & HIV and Courses on HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections

Work in Mens Health? See the Report on the Gender Equity project

Work in a Care Home? End of Life Report out; examples of innovative practice

Interested in Commissioning? See Beyond Procurement

Work as aParamedic? PDA Provides Vital Data For Ambulance Crews

The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust offers Fellowships to British Citizens resident in the UK and from all walks of life to acquire knowledge and experience abroad*.

The Commonwealth Fund invites promising mid-career professionals— to apply for a unique opportunity to spend up to 12 months in the United States as a Harkness Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice

Call for proposals: NHS CFHEP 003 Evaluation of the pilot implementation of an IT specification for a blood tracking system

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