Entry for the 21st Northern Ireland Healthcare Awards is Now Open!

Despite being at the frontlines of the cultivation and delivery of outstanding patient care, too often, healthcare professionals are hesitant to drive their own work to the front lines of recognition. This year we urge you to overcome any reluctance and enter you team’s work into the Northern Ireland Healthcare Awards to attain the acclaim [...]

By |2019-11-14T13:36:57+01:00November 14th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

Standing up for Doctors by The Medical Defence Union

At the MDU, we know how stressful a complaint or claim can be. We understand that as a fellow professional, you want access to expert guidance, personal support and a robust defence of your professional reputation. We have an enviable success record in defending members’ reputations at the GMC and over the last five years [...]

By |2019-11-13T10:51:18+01:00November 13th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

Respond Healthcare – Stoma, Continence & Wound Care Training Day

Stormont Hotel, Belfast, Upper Newtownards Rd, Belfast, BT43LP 27th November 2019 / 10am - 3pm Through our training days we aim to provide you with acculturate specialist training, demonstrations and live talks. Agenda 10.00am - Registration 10:30am - Morning session Welcome and introduction Stoma Care training Prescription dispensing service and dispensing guidelines My journey [...]

By |2019-11-14T11:15:21+01:00November 8th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

Eighth European Conference on Mental Health Brings New Insights to Belfast

For its eighth year, the European Conference on Mental Health veered into the local spotlight, showcasing its enlightening lessons and collaborative ethos during a three-day event hosted by ICC Belfast. Attracting a surge of attendees from far and wide across the different facets of the healthcare sector, the conference featured comprehensive discussions on a wide [...]

By |2019-11-05T16:24:18+01:00November 5th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

An increasing number of countries are banning e-cigarettes – here’s why

The White House recently announced plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes – except for tobacco-flavoured products – because of a rise in the number of middle and high school students using these products. .@SecAzar on President @realDonaldTrump's e-cigarette announcement: pic.twitter.com/HYp8l4KCUW — The White House (@WhiteHouse) September 11, 2019 A few days later, India’s cabinet approved an emergency [...]

By |2019-10-23T15:44:44+01:00October 23rd, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

Eczema Twitter Chat Hailed a Huge Success

On Friday 13th September, talkhealth, an online community supporting over 250,00 people with chronic conditions (many of these experiencing skin conditions like eczema), hosted an Eczema Twitter Chat to mark World Atopic Eczema Day (14th September) and the start of National Eczema Week (15th-to-22nd September). The chat involved 20 people, including charities such as British [...]

By |2019-09-17T15:55:40+01:00September 17th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

Publication of PSNI Corporate Strategy for 2017 – 2022

The Council of the Pharmaceutical Society Northern Ireland has published its Corporate Strategy 2017 – 2022. The Corporate Strategy sets out the council’s vision of being recognised and trusted as a leader for modern and effective healthcare regulation with a key role in ensuring that pharmacy services are safe and meet high standards. The strategy [...]

By |2019-09-16T15:01:27+01:00September 16th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments

talkhealth to host Eczema Twitter Chat on Friday 13th September to Mark World Atopic Eczema Day

talkhealth are marking World Atopic Eczema Day (14th September) and the start of National Eczema Week (15th-to-22nd September) by hosting an eczema Twitter chat on Friday 13th September between 1-to-2pm GMT. This will also coincide with their online clinic on skin conditions, which is running throughout the month of September. The Twitter chat will cover a range of questions and conversation topics, such as eczema triggers, care routines, [...]

By |2019-09-11T10:12:05+01:00September 11th, 2019|NIH News|0 Comments