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A guide for the management of dual diagnosis for prisons.

10.14655/6841-4537 Department of Health, Great Britain Substance misuse, Prison, Mental Wellbeing Dual diagnosis, the co-extistence of mental health and substance misuse problems, has a higher prevalence in prisons than in the general community. This docu ...

A guide to working in partnership: employability provision for drug users.

10.14655/6841-4539 Scottish Executive. Substance Misuse Division. Effective Interventions Unit Rehabilitation, Employment, Drug users The aim of this guide is to identify the key principles of partnership working and to provide case study examples of how ...

A guideline for transfusion of red blood cells in surgical patients

10.1.2001 Use of red blood cell transfusion in surgical patients must be based on clear expectation of benefit, based on the best available evidence. Transfusing patients with allogeneic blood exposes them to risks such as infection, adverse immunological ...

A manual in quality standards in substance use education.

10.14655/6841-4546 Elaine Butler, Sinéad Smith, Conor Rowley & Rory Keane Drugs use, Education, Substance misuse, YOuth work A Manual in Quality Standards in Substance Use Education is published by The Drug Education Workers Forum (DEWF). The manual l ...

Alcohol and inequities- Guidance for addressing inequities in alcohol-related harm

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Alcohol consumption, Alcohol-related harm This policy guidance aims to support European policy-makers to improve the design and implementation of policies to reduce inequities in alcohol-related ...

An Outcomes Strategy for COPD and Asthma: NHS Companion Document

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Anthrax- Government Guidelines and Comments- 2001

10.14655/799178-801297 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Suspicious substances Anthrax- Government Guidelines and Comments- 2001 Anthrax containment Anthrax interim guide CMO_anthrax Guidance Other Guidance /sites/default/files/docum ...

Benzodiazepines: Good Practice Guidelines for Clinicians

10.12.2002 Benzodiazepines are one of the most widely used prescription medicinal products in the world. Benzodiazepines may be prescribed safely in the short-term and are a highly effective treatment for anxiety, insomnia and some forms of epilepsy and s ...

Best Practice for Infant Feeding in Ireland

Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) Infant feeding This is a practical guidance document to the report "Scientific Recommendations for a National Infant Feeding Policy, 2nd Edition".The report was launched at an FSAI seminar on Best Practice ...

Best Practice Guidance for Supplementary Prescribing by Nurses Within the HPSS in Northern Ireland (PDF 270 KB)

Provides clear information on the practical implementation of supplementary prescribing. 10.14655/799178-800315 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Professional Advice Provides clear in ...

Breakfast Clubs: A How to Guide

New Policy Institute Breakfast clubs, Children, Eating habit This guide provides information and advice on setting up and managing breakfast clubs for children. It has been written for:• School staff who want to offer breakfast and before-school learning ...

Breaking Bad News... Regional Guidelines (PDF 270 KB)

Developed from Partnerships in Caring (2000) 10.14655/799178-801040 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health service Developed from Partnerships in Caring (2000) Guidance Other Guidance /sites/default/files/documents/10.14655-799178- ...

Briefing 17: Assessing, measuring and monitoring local health inequalities

Summary of guidance on measuring health inequalities at local level; to be read alongside the Health Inequalities Profiles 10.14655/6744-21826 Julian Flowers An update of Briefing 14, to be used alongside ERPHO's Health Inequalities Profiles 2007 Sum ...

Carers And Direct Payments Act (Northern Ireland) 2002- Direct Payments Legislation; Guidance For Boards &Trusts (PDF 240 KB)

Carers And Direct Payments Act (Northern Ireland) 2002- Direct Payments Legislation & Guidance For Boards & Trusts 10.14655/799178-800858 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health service Carers And Direct Payments Act (Northe ...

CFPP 01-06: Decontamination of Flexible Endoscopes(PDF 2.9MB)

Operational management manual 10.14655/799178-806166 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Surgical equipment Operational management manual Guidance Other Guidance /sites/default/files/documents/10.14655-799178-806166.pdf © Department of ...

Childhood immunisation: Guidance notes for professionals

This booklet summarises the childhood immunisation programme and provides guidance for professionals administering vaccines. Public Health Agency Immunisation This booklet summarises the childhood immunisation programme and provides guidance for professio ...

Children First: National Guidelines for the Protection and Welfare of Children (2004)

Department of Health and Children Child abuse Since the publication of the 1987 Child Abuse Guidelines by the Department of Health, the profile of child abuse as a social problem has risen considerably in Ireland. During this period, significant reforms h ...

Children Order (PDF 508 KB)

10.14655/799178-801511 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Child welfare The Children Order series of regulations and guidance consists of the following: Volume 1: Court Orders and other Legal Issues Volume 2: Family Support, Child Min ...

Choosing to Protect: Guide to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) EMPLOYMENT, LEGISLATION, OLDER PEOPLE, SAFETY The Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults (NI) Order (POCVA) became law in February 2003 and became operational in April 2005. POCVA aime ...

Clinical Supervision for Mental Health Nurses in NI (PDF 135 KB)

Best Practice Guidelines 10.14655/799178-801093 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Nursing Best Practice Guidelines Mental Health Guidance Other Guidance /sites/default/files/documents/10.14655-799178-801093.pdf © Department of Health ...