Drug Alert: Recall of Cough Syrups

The Department of Health and Social Care have issued a supply disruption alert in relation to EpiPen and EpiPen Junior (adrenaline auto-injector devices)

For more information see MHRA website at link below:


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MHRA have issued an alert

The Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency (MHRA) have issued the following alert.

Premedical (Medicina): NasoGastric feeding tube

September 2018

Feeding systems and tubes

Model: NGP8/85 & NGP8/120L & NGP10/120L

MHRA reference: 2018/005/011/401/017

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Dalry Out of School Care, North Ayrshire

An out of school care service must make urgent improvements in the care experienced by children, inspectors have warned.

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Understanding Continence Promotion

The Association for Continence Advice (ACA) Education committee launch the ACA Continence Promotion MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses).

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Blog: More funding to expand CAPA

By Rami Okasha, Executive Director of Strategy and Improvement

Last week I attended the Activ8: Keep on moving conference – the culmination of the Care Inspectorate’s 18-month Care about Physical Activity improvement programme. The CAPA programme is a great example of how making small changes can improve the quality of care experienced by many older people. The CAPA programme uses tried and tested methods to support more movement, based around what people enjoy doing. 

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