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Changes to Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and what they mean for clinical practice

Sarah Goldberg is Associate Professor in older persons care at the University of Nottingham; Rowan Harwood is Professor of geriatric medicine at Nottingham University Hospital; Adam Gordon is Honorary Secretary of the British Geriatrics Society and a consultant geriatrician… 617 more words

Cerebral And Mental Health

Good News and Holiday Cheer

The Village of Harwood Heights recently received a large grant to enhance the safety of the streets and walkways around Union Ridge School.

The $141,800 Safe Routes to School grant will be used to make safety improvements to intersections, sidewalks, and street signs near Union Ridge School. 211 more words

Innovation

Holidays in the classroom: What do you do?

They say it’s the most wonderful time of the year but as educators in a preschool classroom sometimes that can be questionable! Setting aside the fact that the cold weather has restricted outside play and the cold virus is regrettably being shared among students and staff alike, it can be daunting to think and plan for holiday celebrations in the classroom. 611 more words

Best Practice

Your words matter!

“Come sit next to me. I promise I won’t bite.” My first thought is, that’s a possibility?!? I know the adult was joking and trying to be silly, but this is a great prompt for us to think about our language. 624 more words

Best Practice

Care centred around the patient: discontinuing the lack of continuity of care

Dr Mark Temple is the Future Hospital Officer at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), overseeing the implementation of the Future Hospital Programme. The aim of the programme is to take the recommendations of the… 527 more words

Acute Care

A Family-Focused Community

One of my favorite activities as superintendent is interacting with parents outside school during dismissal time.

I value these informal conversations for the opportunity to connect with parents and learn more about our families and community. 385 more words

Innovation

A Framework for Personalised Care and Population Health for Nurses, Midwives, Health Visitors and Allied Health Professionals

Dawne Garrett is Professional Lead for the Care of Older People at the Royal College of Nursing, and a BGS member.

The Department of Health recently released the… 760 more words

Nurses