healthcare


Building health systems resilience for universal health coverage and health security during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond

WHO has released a position paper on building health systems resilience towards UHC and health security during COVID-19 and beyond. Read More

United Airlines implements mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for all domestic employees

600 United Airlines workers are facing termination after refusing COVID vaccine. Could similar policies be coming to the UK? Read More

The benefits and risks of the COVID-19 vaccination

Public Health England has issued guidance, which sets out information on the benefits and risks of the COVID-19 vaccination, addressing concerns between the vaccination and blood clotting. It has also issued Blood clotting information for healthcare professionals and updated its vaccination guide for adults. Read More

A guide to COSHH management in the healthcare sector

This COSHH guide aims to improve chemical safety management in your healthcare setting and improve the culture towards safer use of chemicals. Identify the key steps to build a best-in-class COSHH system in your healthcare facility. Read More

How do TMVs maintain a safe water supply?

Tom Rees, principal consultant within SOCOTEC’s Water Treatment & Equipment team, explains why Thermostatic Mixing Valves are integral to maintaining a safe water supply all year round. Read More

Failure to investigate errors leads to maternity scandal

A repetition of clinical failings which led to catastrophic consequences over 40 years, has sparked an investigation at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust (SATH). Read More

Priory Healthcare: £300k fine following death of 14-year-old patient

A healthcare provider has been fined £300,000 for its failings following the death of 14-year-old patient Amy El-Keria. Read More

Using the Hudson Ladder in the context of health culture

Is the Hudson Framework suitable for health culture? David Day, Head of SHE at nuclear specialist Nuvia UK, talks about why he has selected a particular cultural model as the basis to develop a health culture assessment tool. Read More

Protecting oncology nurses from hazardous drugs

A research note from MindMetre asks whether it’s time for more precise legislation on the exposure of oncology nurses to Read More

New NHS safety investigator must become fully independent body

The new NHS safety investigator for England, which starts work in April 2017, must become a fully independent body through Read More



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Barbour EHS legislation update eBook – October 2021

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Evolving ESG trends and the commercial implications faced by business leaders