27 June

Fitness to Practise Statement

The British Medical Association [BMA], Resuscitation Council (UK) [RC (UK)] and Royal College of Nursing [RCN] note the findings of the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s Conduct and Competence Committee in January 2017, recorded at:  https://www.nmc.org.uk/globalassets/sitedocuments/ftpoutcomes/2017/january-2017/reasons-kendall-cccsh-048388-20170109.pdf  In summary, an experienced nurse, …

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01 April

Defibrillator Training on EFAW and FAW

Training on Defibrillators included on the EFAW and FAW Syllabus Changes to Resuscitation Council UK guidelines on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in October 2015 mean that HSE will now be revising the Emergency First Aid and First Aid at Work syllabuses.  The revision will require …

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27 March

Changes to IR35 Legislation

The big change regarding the IR35 legislation is that from April 2017, responsibility in determining the IR35 status of a public service company (PSC) moves from the contractor to the end-client for all workers providing services in the Public Sector. …