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Nursing and Midwifery



Nursing and midwifery

National Approach to Mentor Preparation for Nurses and Midwives: Core Curriculum Framework

The guidance in this document relates to the implementation of a National Core Curriculum Framework for the preparation of mentors in Scotland.

Guidance for staff in the preparation and administration of injections in near- patient areas

Guidance for nurses and midwives in practice development units who are involved in the education of staff in the preparation and administration of injections in near- patient areas.

Cytotoxic Medicines Safe Use Framework

The framework is intended primarily for those developing education and training for members of the healthcare workforce involved in prescribing, preparing, dispensing, transporting, administering and disposing of cytotoxic medicines and waste.

Perinatal Mental Health Curricular Framework

The Curricular Framework which follows is the result of a multidisciplinary collaboration of practitioners and educationalists working in Scotland with expertise in perinatal mental health. The learning outcomes and indicators of achievement are based directly on the evidence based recommendations of policy documents.

Maternity Care Assistants Competency Framework

The EGAMS report (SEHD 2002) recommended core competencies and skills for all maternity care staff and a multi-disciplinary and integrated approach to education. This would also apply to MCAs to ensure that they are appropriately trained and skilled for their role.

Working with individuals with cancer, their families and carers: Professional Development Framework for nurses and allied health professionals

This core framework will ensure that nurses and allied health professionals working with people who have cancer, wherever they are, provide a sensitive, holistic and modern approach in all that they do.

A Route to Enhanced Competence in Sexual and Reproductive Health Nursing (specialist level) 2005

Competence framework - specialist level 2005

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