Archived News: January 2006
Live in Scotland? Traffic doubles on new NHS24 website
Wherever you are or wherever you work be sure you are up to date with the new Resuscitation Guidelines 2005
Work in mental health? The First Episode of psychosis Research Network (FERN), has launched a project which aims to provide young people with psychosis gold-standard psychological treatments to complement, as well as reduce, the need for long-term dependency on regulatory drugs to control their condition.
Work with children? Better Services for Children as Government acts on Lord Laming recommendation and see statement from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the RCN on the launch of the Information Sharing Index
Government plans to reduce the numbers of Primary Care Trusts have been criticised by the Health Select Committee as ill-judged and not conducive to the successful improvement of health care services
Are you a midwife? The RCM Library now provides access for RCM members to a collection of 'top twenty' electronic textbooks in midwifery.