Tips on reconstituting vaccines

It gets a bit more complicated when you move from providing flu vaccines to travel vaccines, on our Vaccine Courses we will always cover how to do this, but it takes practise! Some vaccines are supplied in a pre-filled syringe, others need to be reconstituted before use. Vaccines should be reconstituted when required, not in advance of an immunisation session, to avoid errors and maintain vaccine efficacy and stability.

To reconstitute…

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Setting up a Travel Health Clinic in your pharmacy

Have you looked at the ETool? (via Pharmadoctor)

As travel health clinics have become an increasingly common feature of pharmacies in recent years, the time is right for a new modern way of offering patients this service. The ETool is an innovative, digital system designed to help pharmacists set up a private travel vaccination clinic with minimum fuss and investment.

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The future of Digital Health in the pharmacy sector

Technology is forever becoming a more integral part of our lives both personally and professionally. There are many different types of technology available to us and in this blog we look at some of those that are impacting the pharmacy sector.

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Minimising the risk of needlestick injuries in vaccination

A few tips to help minimise the risk of needlestick injuries, we have written these for Pharmacists who do not vaccinate regularly or who maybe have become complacent – it’s all too easy to sustain a needlestick injury so we hope these help:

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Dealing with the Anxious Patient

As Healthcare Professionals we often find ourselves in situations where we will be dealing with unwell or injured patients who naturally because of the way that they are feeling will be anxious. So much so that it may be necessary to treat the anxiety before being able to assess and treat them properly.

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Recording an ECG – Top Tips for Getting It Right.

The 12 lead Electrocardiograph (ECG) is the most common cardiac investigation carried out.

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Strep A Blog

Strep A and Sore Throats

ECG will now be offering Strep A Test & Treat Training for no extra cost to those attending our full Vaccination Courses. Please check out the following blog to read all about this exciting venture!

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Ten Top Reasons to Use E-learning

Hello! And welcome to a new Ten Top Tips from the Clinical Support Team here at ECG.

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The Future of E-Learning/Digital Learning

“What is clear from digital learning research is that technology-based learning can be effective, in some cases more so than classroom learning, but only when certain conditions are met.”
CIPD, Digital learning, 2017.

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A new suite of E-Learning courses!

ECG is very pleased to announce a range of new online courses with our new partners at Nimble E-learning! Today is a very big day for ECG, not only have we been busy planning 2018 and the year ahead but we are launching not, 1, not 2 but 5 new courses today!

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