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Kingsland_Sept_2015_Sue CurryDynamo and Home Manager at Kingsland Care Centre, Sue Curry and her Team regularly produce in-house circular Kingsland News.  Please read on for snippets and updates from May’s edition…

Infection Prevention & Control

Staff took part in an Infection Control Quiz, with a great response with entrants scoring highly in the quiz!  Everyone who entered received a Personal Hand Sanitizer to clip onto their uniform.  Spot checks audits for infection control have also been introduced, so remember  – ‘Bare below the elbow’; No wrist watches; Short clean nails, free of nail extensions & nail varnish; No facial piercings.  Staff also attended a 2 hour mandatory training session on 3rd May.

For Nurses…2nd June 2016 2.30pm – 4.30pm

NMC Code & Professional Standards, Medicines Management, Record Keeping & Documentation, NMC Revalidation.

Link Nurses & Champion Care Assistants

If you have a special clinical interest please let Sue or Carla know as both ladies want to support you with training and education to be a Resource to all the team!

Training / Educational Schedule for May / June 2016

Deaf Awareness – 18 May 2016 – For all staff – Provided by SE HSC Trust

Huntington’s Disease – 16 June 2016 – For all staff – Provided by Regional Nurse Specialist

Activities

Heather and Vicky are planning a grand Kingsland Fun Fair for residents and families in June 2016.  Look out for flyers and requests for volunteers in the home!

For the further information on any of the topics above please contact the home directly on 028 91 273867.