24/06/2019   Oral Health in Care Homes

Smiling matters – read the full findings of the CQC in-depth review of the state of oral health care in care homes across England.  

19/06/2019   2019 Regional Great British Care Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Regional Great British Care Awards.  Pay tribute to the unsung hereos of social care.  To find out more and nominate - click here.  Nominations for this year’s Regional Awards close on 13 September 2019.

14/06/2019   NICE newsletter

NICE in Social Care June 2019 e-bulletin

14/06/2019   CAS Alert

Central Alerting System: Disopyramide 100/150mg Capsules - Supply Disruption

Issue:

Disopyramide 100mg capsules manufactured by Sanofi and Mylan will be out of stock from approximately mid-June 2019 to late-July 2019.

Mylan disopyramide 150mg capsules will be out of stock from approximately mid-August 2019 till mid-September 2019. 

This alert gives advice for all healthcare professionals who prescribe and dispense disopyramide capsules. This alert also makes reference to supply via specialist importers on an unlicensed? basis.

SDA_2019_002_Disopyramide _final.pdf

Additional information:

NHS Regional Offices: please cascade to GPs and Pharmacy.

You can view further details of this alert by clicking on the following link: View Alert

24/05/2019   Carers Week

Carers Week is coming 10 - 16 June.  Find out what is happening near you - Age UK  Cherry Willingham  Gainsborough  Metheringham  Pennells  Sage Gardener  Saxilby   The Showroom

17/05/2019   Skills for Care Accolades 2020

Entries are now open for The Skills for Care Accolades awards.  The Accolades are national awards for adult social care providers, services and individual employers in England.  If you would like the opportunity to showcase the success and achievements of your organisation you have until 21 June 2019 to enter.  Find out more here

07/05/2019   Healthwatch Impact Report

Healthwatch Lincolnshire Making a Difference Report: January - March 2019

02/05/2019   CAS: Hoists

Molift Mover 180/205 mobile hoist and Molift Air ceiling hoist - all sizes of 2-point sling bars – risk of fracture of hooks in use

17/04/2019   Building trust between Social Care and Health organisations

New guide/resource from Skills for Care - building trust between Social Care and Health organisations

11/04/2019   EU Settlement Scheme

The EU Settlement Scheme is now fully open.  Further details of how to apply to the scheme can be found here.

19/03/2019   Have your say on the future of the NHS in Lincolnshire today

Healthwatch Lincolnshire has launched ‘What Would You Do?’ to gather feedback from the public on ways to improve local NHS services.

Take part in a short survey today by clicking on this link 

 

26/02/2019   National Recruitment Campaign

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12/02/2019   National Recruitment Campaign

Please click here

03/10/2018   Lincolnshire Specific ReSPECT

Dr Lawrence Pike has created a section on www.eolc.co.uk for ReSPECT under Lincolnshire Specific. This includes a link to Adam’s educational video. You’ll find it here. https://www.eolc.co.uk/professional/respect/

30/07/2018   New LSAB Policy and Procedures

The new LSAB Adult Safeguarding Policy and Procedures can be viewed here.