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These pages are specifically for you - the healthcare professional. Please let us know if there are subjects which you would like to see included.
Make sure you look at the training courses we offer - they are available in Rotherham or at your own venue - each course has a separate page and all the details are there. If you want to discuss any of them please ring or email us.
Look out for information on the Microsuction course and the Microsuction Course for Healthcare Assistants - both have proved to be very popular - and the latest editions of the Patient Group Directions, which you’ll find under ‘Protocols’. We have issued the 'Guidance Document' in separate sections now - Irrigation Guidelines, Aural Toilet Guidelines etc. You will find them on the 'Protocols' page.
You believed in me!
Our Clinical Lead for Audiology has been recognised as
‘Best Communicator’ in the Rotherham Parent Carers Forum’s ‘You Believed in Me’
Chris Hammond-Race was presented with ‘Best
Communicator’ at a special ceremony on 29 March at New York Stadium.
The Rotherham Parent Carers Forum is a charity run by,
and for, families of children and young people who have Special Educational
Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND). The charity asked young people and
their families, living with SEND, to consider ‘who has made a difference to
and carers said:
appointments Chris speaks directly to Alfie as his patient, gets on his level
using language and phrases he understands such as "awesome" and
like going to appointments with Chris ‘cos he is really funny and makes me
who attended the event commented: “Listening to the stories and experiences of
parents of disabled children was very humbling, it was a pleasure to be there.”
said: “I’d just like to say a huge thanks for the nomination, let alone
winning. It has been a huge reminder of the importance of never
overlooking the patients we are seeing and why, it’s the little things that can
make such a difference.”
Well done Chris!
Pictured above: Chris Hammond-Race receiving his award from Alfie Graham and the
Mayor and Mayoress of Rotherham,
Don't Forget to Book!
Ear Care Conference
Monday 10th June
The Source Conference Centre at Meadowhall, Sheffield
Go to your News page for more details and download an application form
On November 2nd at Grosvenor House - Park Lane we won the Care of Older People Award at the Nursing Times Awards 2017.
We were rewarded for our work on improving the lives of older people, not just at home, but in the wider context of work and leisure. The judges praised us for developing new models and pathways of care despite financial constraints and for the training courses we offer.
We now have a dedicated phone line for healthcare
professionals, so if you need to phone us about equipment or training please
ring 01709 423140