Scotland Archived News: 2017

February - April
NMC/Regulatory Update
: Revalidation celebrates one year anniversary ; Updated Revalidation Booklet (March 2017) and New Guidance on CPD activities published ; Previous emails

HCPC Update: Take part in our 5-minute web content study ; MyHCPC app - new features released : Latest edition of InFocus

GOSH picks Ardihia Informatics

£6.3m for Scottish Ambulance Service

Scottish investment fund opens in the US

Developing diagnostic and elective capacity

Video technology trialled for premature babies in Scottish hospital -

Web Sites and Apps of interest this month;Depression self-assessment tool ; New Community Nurses Website ; MyHCPC app

Events/Education/Training/Resources: Right-care scenario: the variation between optimal and sub optimal pathways ;

November - January 2017
NMC/Regulatory Update
: NMC agrees to regulate new Nursing Associate role ; Nursing Associate Overview January Update ; 2nd Quarterly Report on Revalidation; Latest NMC Newsletter

HCPC Update: Revised Guidance on health and character released ; Help the HCPC deliver the online services that you need ; ; Latest (November) edition of InFocus

Medics/GMC : New confidentiality guidance published by the GMC ; Taking Revalidation Forward: Improving the process of revalidation for doctors

Share your views and shape the future of digital health and care

Developing a 2030 Vision for Nursing – UPDATE

NHS Health Scotland New Website

Scottish Informatics Programme

NHS 24 seeks views to help shape strategy for 2017-22

NHSScotland Event 2017 - Call for Posters

Being Human: A human rights based approach to health and social care

Web Sites and Apps of interest this month;New App claims to cut waiting times in A&E ; Smartphone app will help people find the quickest care ; Example of a Repeat Prescription App ; Thrive - apps to help you with your mind; Breathe better, Live better wearable Device ; Monitor for Parkinsons Disease ; HealthMaps Wales ;

Events/Education/Training/Resources: On-line GP service: Case Study slides ; Group Consultation training opportunity (general practice) in the NW of England ; PCC e-learning course on Innovation ; Guide to personal health records: learning from voices of experience

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