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Glasgow Care Roadshow - Register for your FREE Ticket! Glasgow - Hampden Park Stadium - Tuesday 28th March 2017

Care Roadshow Glasgow provides the perfect opportunity to source the latest innovations in the care industry, hear sector updates and enjoy valuable networking opportunities.

This free event hosts a wide variety of care suppliers showcasing a range of products and services to help support and develop your care business. 
Alongside the exhibition, seminars offering the latest information from industry leaders and inspiring interactive workshops are available to all visitors.

REGISTER HERE for your Free Ticket!

This year, Care Roadshows welcome to the stage Care Inspectorate and Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) due to popular demand. With the National Care Standards in Scotland under review and the Scottish Government currently consulting on integrated standards that will apply across health and social care, Care Inspectorate’s seminar provides an opportunity to look at the new standards in detail and consider their implications for the future provision of care.

Key Titles

  • Surviving Work in Healthcare

    Helpful stuff for people on the frontline, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Cotton

    The book takes as its starting point the crisis of healthcare in the UK: impossible health targets managed through command and control management and a stomach-churning rise in racism, whistleblowing and victimisation in the NHS. The use of nationally set productivity targets combined with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08

  • Dementia Care

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grahame Smith

    Dementia is both a personal and a societal challenge. The goal of Dementia Care: A Practical Approach is to focus on how practitioners can meet this challenge with hope and compassion, thereby enabling those with dementia to live well. The book takes a ‘strengths approach’ with an emphasis on…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26

  • Play in Healthcare for Adults

    Using play to promote health and wellbeing across the adult lifespan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Tonkin, Julia Whitaker

    PLAY. We all do it: wordplay, love play, role-play; we play cards, play sport, play the fool, and play around. And that’s just the grown-ups! It features in every aspect of our lives, whether we call it by that or another name. We all do it, but why do we do it? What does it mean to play and what,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-21

  • Gerontological Care

    1st Edition

    By Claire Welford

    As the world population ages and people live longer, nurses and healthcare workers, no matter what area they work in, will encounter older people. This pocket-sized (120x80mm), spiral-bound guide in the popular Nursing & Health Survival Guide series aims to provide you with the…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Nursing and Health Survival Guides

  • Managing in Health and Social Care

    2nd Edition

    By Vivien Martin, Julie Charlesworth, Euan Henderson

    Managing in Health and Social Care is about developing skills to manage and improve health and social care services. The focus throughout is on the role that a manager can play in ensuring effective delivery of high-quality services. Examples from social care and health settings are used to…

    Paperback – 2010-02-22

  • Leading Interprofessional Teams in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    By Vivien Martin, Anita Rogers

    The move to multidisciplinary teams in primary care and the emphasis on joined-up working across the human services make it increasingly necessary for health and social care professionals to take on a variety of leadership roles in teams made up of people from different professional backgrounds.…

    Paperback – 2004-09-16

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