Health Business News.....

New campaign calls for greater focus on nutrition in healthcare

The European Nutrition for Health Alliance (ENHA) has launched a new campaign which focuses on reducing disease-related malnutrition among European healthcare patients.

900 GP practices face CQC inspection

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has said that over a tenth of all GP practices are to face urgent inspection following the conclusion of regulators that they could be failing to provide adequate levels of care to their patients.

Westminster university to develop Ebola screening device

The University of Westminster has been awarded a research grant of £620,000 to develop a portable device capable of testing bodily fluids to diagnose the virus.


 Health Business Features.....

Rewarding Excellence

The Health Business Awards take place on 4 December 2014 and will showcase the success stories in the health sector

Combating threats to healthcare staff

From an increased risk of physical assault to high-profile data breaches, the security threats faced by the NHS are constantly evolving. James Kelly of the British Security Industry Association reports on the technology that can prevent violence against staff

Identify, capture and share information

GS1 standards were mandated for use in NHS hospitals by the eProcurement Strategy. So what is the actual purpose of them, and what is their wider role in improving healthcare delivery? Alaster Purchase, chief operating officer for GS1 UK explains

Switch on to the energy agenda

A full energy audit, coupled with a robust energy policy, can demonstrate an organisation’s commitment to the sustainability agenda. Chris Moriarty from the British Institute of Facilities Management explains how to develop a successful energy policy

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 Product Features.....

Serving better health on a plate

A raft of new measures introduced by the Department for Health will see hospitals held to strict catering standards, with poorly performing institutions named publicly. Health Business reports

Finally! A Truly Integrated Real Time Care Data Buddy for Residential and Nursing Care Facilities

Care alarms are increasingly being ignored, because of a lack of intelligent communication systems and planning.

Legionella control: How Water Safety Plans can help

The next event from the Water Management Society, Water Safety Plans: what do they mean to me?, will be held on Thursday 11 December at the Royal College of Surgeons, London.

Communicate to and direct your Patients with Clear Wayfinding Media

Location Maps Limited has spent the last 25 years building a strong company specialising in wayfinding products and services.


 Supplier Profiles......

Swallow Evacuation & Mobility Products Ltd

Pride themselves on supplying the correct solution

Shark Attack

Shark Attack is a North London design studio that prides itself on delivering effective, engaging, top-tier design for both pixels and print.

Sarum Asbestos Limited

Concerned about excessive asbestos costs? Confused about asbestos compliance? Confident with your Duty of Care? Looking for expert support with asbestos management?

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC)

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) is the professional body for the recruitment industry.