Category: Governance

The New NHS Steroid Emergency Card

Steroid Emergency Card

To support the early recognition and treatment of adrenal crisis in adults, NHS England and NHS Improvement’s national patient safety team have issued a National Patient Safety Alert. Supported by the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians and the Society for Endocrinology, here is everything you need to know about the… Read more »

CBD Oils For Treating Medical Conditions

The use of CBD Oils as a medical treatment is gaining momentum in the health and wellness industry. There have already been significant breakthroughs from scientific studies confirming that it may help treat various ailments. Fact is, marijuana has been used as a pain treatment dating as far back as 2900 B.C. More recent studies… Read more »

Data Security and Protection Toolkit (DSP Toolkit)

The Data Security and Protection Toolkit (DSP Toolkit), previously known as the Information Governance or (IG) Toolkit, is an NHS England mandatory online assessment. All community pharmacies and providers of NHS services within England must complete the assessment by March 31st 2019. The main difference between the IG Toolkit completion and the DSP Toolkit is… Read more »