HI-Net Bulletin March 2016

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Welcome to the March 2016 edition of the HI-Net Members’ Bulletin!

We hope you find this bulletin useful, and like always- we welcome your feedback, requests and comments. Just contact the HI-Net Team on hinet@nhs.net to get in touch.

Kind Regards,

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Latest News

  • After more requests we have updated the electronic HI-Net Health Campaigns Calendar. Please click on the calendar image below to download the latest version. You can also print this calendar for your own paper based copy.

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  • The rights for life declaration has been launched and is based around the rights of individuals affected by mental health issues. For more information please visit Right for Life website
  • New funds for equalities and violence against women and girls have now been launched, and are open for applications. For more information please visit Voluntary Action Fund Website
  • The Mental Welfare Commission has published a report about patients in learning disability hospital services facing delays in discharge from hospitals. For more information please visit the Mental Welfare Commission website.
  • The Scottish Government has published the “2015 Review of Public Health in Scotland: Strengthening the Function and Re-Focussing Action for a Healthier Scotland”. To read the full publication please here: 2015 Review of Public Health in Scotland
  • Students from Robert Gordon University took part in a placement involving the Adult Assessment and Rehabilitation Service (CAARS) at City Hospital and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) Central division. To read the full article please click on this link.
  • NHS 24’s Health Information Services consultation is open until 22nd March. For more information please visit NHS 24 Health Information Services
  • NHS Grampian Health Traffic Lights have now been updated. Please visit www.nhsgrampian.org/trafficlights


Events Calendar


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Other Health Campaigns


Content Updates


If you would like to include your news and/or events in future bulletins please get in touch by contacting the HI-Net team on hinet@nhs.net or by telephone 01224 (5)58748.

We hope you enjoyed this edition of the HI-Net Members’ Bulletin! The next edition will be circulated next month in April.


In this Section

Submit News

Do you have news related to health improvement you would like to share? Submit your news to HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net

Submit Events

To submit your event (e.g. training session, conference, workshop and so on) please email HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net

Submit Campaign

Do you have a campaign related to health improvement you would like to share? Submit your campaign to HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net