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Call for posters: QNI Nursing for All conference

Posted: 26 - Jan - 2016

The Queen's Nursing Institute (QNI) launches a call for posters for its Nursing For All conference

Register now: International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM conference 2016

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

Registration for this important event is now open - find out how to reserve your place

CLDF 'Blabs' with Community Practitioner

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

Unite/CPHVA's Charity of the Month for January talks to Community Practitioner about challenges, misconceptions and supporting #HVWeek.

UK joins fight against forced labour

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

The UK has become the third country to ratify the 2014 Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention (also known as Convention 29).

Setting the standard

Posted: 22 - Jan - 2016

Each year, the CPHVA Awards celebrate the most dedicated, inspiring professionals in community practice. Winner of Community Nursery Nurse of the Year 2015 Sue Patterson tells Community Practitioner...

Marking International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM 2016

Posted: 14 - Jan - 2016

National conference will bring together all those interested in or affected by female genital mutilation (FGM).

Free guides explain children’s bowel and bladder problems

Posted: 11 - Jan - 2016

With the addition of ‘ERIC’s Guide to Daytime Wetting’ ERIC, the children’s bowel and bladder charity, has completed a set of four free guides to children’s continence...

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(Is there) life on Mars?

Yes Mr Cameron, health visiting covers more than the first few weeks and...

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If you want to sign up to support #HVweek, please...

Why didn’t George come to the party?

My appointment today in London is to attend the re-launch of the 1,001...

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Latest News

Call for posters: QNI Nursing for All conference

Posted: 26 - Jan - 2016

The Queen's Nursing Institute (QNI) launches a call for posters for its Nursing For All conference

Register now: International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM conference 2016

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

Registration for this important event is now open - find out how to reserve your place

CLDF 'Blabs' with Community Practitioner

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

Unite/CPHVA's Charity of the Month for January talks to Community Practitioner about challenges, misconceptions and supporting #HVWeek.

UK joins fight against forced labour

Posted: 25 - Jan - 2016

The UK has become the third country to ratify the 2014 Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention (also known as Convention 29).

Setting the standard

Posted: 22 - Jan - 2016

Each year, the CPHVA Awards celebrate the most dedicated, inspiring professionals in community practice. Winner of Community Nursery Nurse of the Year 2015 Sue Patterson tells Community Practitioner...

Marking International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM 2016

Posted: 14 - Jan - 2016

National conference will bring together all those interested in or affected by female genital mutilation (FGM).

Free guides explain children’s bowel and bladder problems

Posted: 11 - Jan - 2016

With the addition of ‘ERIC’s Guide to Daytime Wetting’ ERIC, the children’s bowel and bladder charity, has completed a set of four free guides to children’s continence...

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Feature - Vitamin D in children

This sample feature from Community Practitioner looks at vitamin D deficiency in at-risk groups. There has been a lot of public health interest in vitamin D since the documented resurgence of rickets in children, and this article focuses on the identification of widespread vitamin D deficiency and the growing understanding of the role vitamin D plays in the immune system.

 

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School Nurse Band 6

Posted: 05 - Feb - 2016   Closing date: 29 - Feb - 2016

ISLE OF MAN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE

School Nurse Band 6

Salary Scale £28,314 to £38,214

Job Ref: DOH& - 003059 

Health Visitor Band 6

Posted: 05 - Feb - 2016   Closing date: 29 - Feb - 2016

ISLE OF MAN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE

Health Visitor Band 6

Salary Scale £28,314 to £38,214

Job Ref: DOH& - 002814

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