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Latest initiatives

Latest initiatives

This section contains information on the latest education and training resource which we have developed for NHSScotland staff and, increasingly, for Social Care staff.


Initiative: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Learning materials for professionals

Information about Covid-19

Initiative: Turas Information Site

Signposting to the Turas Information site and the Turas platform

Initiative: Leadership links

Leadership Links provides bite-sized learning opportunities for leaders and managers at all levels

Initiative: nesdigital

This section provides information on NESDigital and the developments in the NES Digital Platform, as well as the services to support NHSScotland staff

Initiative: Meningococcal ACWY immunisation programme for adolescents

Extension of Scottish immunisation programme

Initiative: Meningococcal B

Extension of Scottish immunisation programme

Initiative: Little things make a big difference

The Little Things Make a Big Difference website has been designed to act as a gateway for health and social care staff to access a range of resources which support the delivery of person-centred care and enable staff to develop their own skills, knowledge and expertise. The site provides access to key documents and also valuable resources and current literature to support staff when delivering care for patients or service users or engaging with their carers and families. The site covers four main topics: Person-centred Care Approaches, Feedback Comments Concerns and Complaints, Participation and Volunteering and the Patient Rights (Scotland) Act 2011.

Initiative: Apprenticeships in NHSScotland

Apprenticeships be they Foundation, Modern or Graduate provide important support for the training of new recruits in a wide range of support roles and services in NHSScotland.

Initiative: Shingles

Extension of Scottish immunisation programme

Initiative: Rotavirus

Extension to Scottish immunisation programme