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Hosted Services Snapshot – Health Care Libraries Unit

The North West Health Care Libraries Unit (HCLU) was founded in 1999. It is funded by and accountable to Health Education North West (HENW). HCLU is hosted by Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Trust with offices in Wigan. HCLU’s vision is that “best evidence underpins every clinical, commissioning and policy decision made by North West NHS […]

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ESR Data Quality: Call for best practice guidance

In order to support Health Education North West’s data quality improvement programme, the workforce analysis team are developing a best practice guidance eBook to showcase some of the approaches and processes used across the region. The poster is a call for participants, asking ESR leads to submit their best practice/case studies for inclusion in the eBook. […]

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Consultation on new apprenticeship standards for healthcare support workers and assistant practitioners

From 2017, new apprenticeships standards will replace the currently available apprenticeship frameworks. The development of new apprenticeship standards are to be led by employers and be based upon specific occupations. Skills for Health has been developing draft standards for three healthcare roles: Healthcare Support Worker, Senior Healthcare Support Worker and Assistant Practitioners. Currently Skills for Health is […]

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