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A UK Centre of Excellence supporting the development of universally high-quality health visiting practice.
The Institute of Health Visiting have identified a further 24 outstanding Health Visitors to become Fellows of the iHV
The Great North Run is now less than a month away and our team are training hard. Please support this fantastic initiative.
Coming soon, these packs for newly qualified HVs will be disseminated to you electronically via your organisations. They are currently being tested by practitioners and managers and we hope these will help you to access the best support when you qualify
Over 3000 health visitors are Associate and Corporate members. Feedback from both employers and individual health visitors is very positive. Join us, or join your health visitors and experience the benefits that are designed to strengthen practice.
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Coming soon are induction and preceptor packs for newly qualified HVs which will be disseminated electronically via your organisations.
The iHV is delighted to announce that it has identified a further 24 superb senior health visitors to enter its development programme
North of England Health Visitor, Celebrate, Share and Learn Event. Wednesday 15th October 2014 09:30 – 16:30 - Hilton Leeds City
Planning and paying for public health services for 0 to 5 year olds will transfer from the NHS to local authorities in October 2015.
Dr Cheryll Adams in this article talks about the Fellowships of the Institute of Health visiting.
The Institute of Health Visiting is delighted that the Prime Minister has recognised the importance of health visitors’ role in supporting families and family relationships, particularly during infants’ and children’s formative years from pregnancy to at least two years old.
Worldwide Alternatives to ViolencE (WAVE Trust) is delighted to announce that John Carnochan OBE QPM FFPH will become its second Senior Fellow, as of September 2014.
Communications & Marketing Manager NHS Band 8a £39-£47k depending on experience, full or part time/job share see our job vacancy section in 'about us'
The iHV has been funded by Health Education England to develop an education, training and support programme for all health visitors. This survey will inform the development of the Making the Most of Health Visiting programme.
Want to make a difference and gain experience working on a national programme? Making the Most of Health Visiting – Strengthening Post Grad Education and Development. Will this give you the opportunity you have been waiting for?
The Department of health is writing to all health visiting leads in area teams to highlight the Government’s plans to introduce a public health outcome measure showing child development at age 2-2½ from April 2015 and the action that health visiting teams need to take to ensure they are well prepared.
The iHV is offering associates the opportunity to attend a research masterclass twice a year at a very reasonable cost.
This film has been made as an educational resource for those suffering from perinatal mental health issues and to aid professionals. It follow the 'Maws' journey through perinatal mental health.
A team of 25 health visitors ably supported by Lisa Bayliss-Pratt, Nurse Director, Health Education England and Institute of Health Visiting (iHV) Trustees Professors Sally Kendall and Ros Bryar are doing the Great North Run, the world’s largest half marathon to raise money for the Institute of Health Visiting (iHV) and the NSPCC
24 NEW FELLOWS ARE ANNOUNCED ...your next opportunity to apply for the Fellow of the Institute of Health Visiting award starts Friday 29 August
Our Voices reflection and Comment articles are interesting reflections on events attended and comments by policy makers, health visitors and others in this section.
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