Enter the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards now

Nominations are open for this year’s Scottish Apprenticeship Awards which celebrate the achievements of outstanding apprentices and employers. Now in its 16th year, the Scottish ... Continue Reading →

We want your views on the draft palliative and end of life care framework

We are working with NHS Education for Scotland to develop a knowledge and skills framework for palliative and end of life care and want to gather views on the draft. We want to hear ... Continue Reading →

Standards for the Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers published

Healthcare Improvement Scotland has published the Standards for the Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers. The standards are the first in Scotland to apply across all health ... Continue Reading →

Help set the draft standards for prevention and management of pressure ulcers

Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS) would like to hear from social care staff, third sector organisations, Scottish Government and members of the public for their consultation on ... Continue Reading →

Developing evidence-enriched practice in health and social care with older people

A Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) as released its findings from a project which looked at how evidence can be used to enrich practice, based on research from the JRF A Better Life ... Continue Reading →

Voluntary sector and HR benchmarking studies

The Coalition of Care and Support Providers (CCPS) has published a Benchmarking Survey into Pay and Conditions in Social Care undertaken by Professor Ian Cunningham of the University ... Continue Reading →