Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) Dental Core Trainee, Hannah Barrow, has been selected as one of the best e-posters at this year’s Association for Dental Education in Europe (ADEE) conference.
A summary report of the Pharmacy engagement event.
A new role, Head of Placement Experience and Improvement at Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) has recently been created.
Cardiff and Vale Dementia Learning and Development Team have worked with Cofio Dementia Training to produce a helpful video with tips, ideas and advice on how to deliver our One in a Million dementia training package online.
As Welsh Government’s Development Partner for Health Apprenticeship Frameworks, HEIW is undertaking a review of the Maternity and Paediatric Support Apprenticeship Framework. A Steering Group has been established to take this work forward with employer representation from across NHS Wales. The reviewed Framework is now ready for a 4 week consultation period before being signed off by Welsh Government. We would be very pleased if you could take a few minutes of your time and answer some questions about the framework content to ensure it meets the needs of healthcare support services. As well as the draft framework for review the EDLS comparison document will provide information on the different level requirements of the Digital Literacy Essential Skill.
Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) has awarded over £1bn worth of healthcare professional education contracts for delivery over the next 10 years.
Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) are proud to be sponsoring two categories at the Advancing Healthcare Welsh Awards (AHA) 2021.
Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) have been shortlisted in four categories at this year’s UK HPMA Excellence in People Awards.
In recent years as care delivery has become more complex, support workers have had increasing levels of involvement in medicines administration across a range of settings. Support workers involvement ranges from the application of “over the counter” creams and ointments, to the administration of insulin and intravenous saline flushes, depending on their individual roles.
As Welsh Government’s Development Partner for Health Apprenticeship Frameworks, HEIW is undertaking a review of the Healthcare Support Services Apprenticeship Framework.
Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) celebrated and showcased the very best foundation pharmacy has to offer at their annual prize giving event last week.Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) celebrated and showcased the very best foundation pharmacy has to offer at their annual prize giving event last week.
Alongside BAPIO and BINA we want to strongly express our support to all NHS colleagues who are affected by the current COVID 19 situation in India and surrounding countries, support is available here:
There are over 350 careers in the NHS and a large number of these are non-clinical, ranging from porters and cleaners to catering assistants and facilities managers. A group of roles which may not typically spring to mind when thinking of the NHS are administrative positions - they play an essential role in keeping the service running.
Keen to promote and support the use of the Welsh language, Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) has partnered up with Cymdeithas Ddeintyddol to host its annual conference.
All registered pharmacy professionals who provide public facing services from a community pharmacy or GP practice (including self-employed locums) can apply for funding to support them to develop advanced or extended skills.
Dental trainees from across Wales have been awarded for their innovative work at the Welsh Hospitals Dental Specialties Conference.
The theme of this year’s International Nurses Day campaign is Nurses: A Voice to Lead - A vision for future healthcare. Whilst none of us could have imagined the upheaval that has occurred during this period of NHS history, or the challenges yet to come, the importance of supporting the next generation of nurses in Wales remains critical for the sustainability of the healthcare workforce.
We hope that you will embrace the importance of the Endoscopy Training Management Group functionality and support its ongoing sustainability through engagement.
Health Education & Improvement Wales (HEIW) is committed to providing Quality Improvement Skills Training (QIST) for healthcare professionals across Wales.
This year marks my 20th year working in the NHS. I was unfortunate to have missed out on a great deal of my education growing up, sitting and achieving 4 GSCEs.