The latest PHE Bulletin provides advice about the Zika virus plus further news and information for all those concerned with the public’s health.
The RCN is calling for a clearer focus on the prevention of infection and antimicrobial resistance.
Effective hand washing is one of the most important measures for infection prevention, so the RCN has launched a new laminated guide for the independent sector.
A nurse from Weston Super Mare has been awarded the Ebola Medal for Service in West Africa. Malcolm Chalk undertook a week’s training before flying out to care for patients suffering from the deadly disease.
David Ford speaks to RCN member Oliver Carpenter who helped treat three British nurses who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone.
Tina Donnelly, Director, RCN Wales was one of the first in the queue to receive her flu vaccination at Velindre Cancer Centre, to mark the launch of this year’s ‘Beat Flu’ campaign in Wales.
Helen Donovan, RCN lead for public health explains why immunisation is important for all nursing staff.