The Use of Blood Products In Healthcare Facilities

Blood transfusions were first used during World War II, when blood was first regarded as essential for patients undergoing surgery. There are, however, concerns that while blood transfusions have indeed

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Essential Nursing Skills and Characteristics

A skill is an ability and capacity acquired through deliberate, systematic, and sustained effort to smoothly and adaptively carryout complex activities or job functions involving ideas (cognitive skills), things (technical

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Ethos in Nursing

ETHICS VERSUS ETHOS As nouns, the difference between ethics and ethos is that ethics is (philosophy) the study of principles relating to right and wrong conduct, while ethos is the

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Safe Nursing Practices

1. INTRODUCTION Nurses are expected to do more with less, are expected to work long hours, and are expected to deliver a high standard of care. Government regulations, state laws

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Who is the Federation of African Professional Staffing Organisations?

The Federation of African Professional Staffing Organisations have been at the forefront of the lobbying and advocacy initiative around the labour law amendments, in particular, ensuring that South Africa remains

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Who is the South African Nursing Council?

South African Nursing Council is the body entrusted to set and maintain standards of nursing education and practice in the Republic of South Africa.  It is an autonomous, financially independent,

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Who are the Medical Industry regulators in South Africa?

In providing the medical industry with professional, qualified locums, Immploy subscribes to ensuring that all placed locums and staff adhere to strict compliance and ethical standards of our member organisations.

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Who is the South African Pharmacy Council?

The South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) is an independent statutory body created as a result of the recognition of the pharmacy profession by the legislature in South Africa, as a

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Who is the Health Professions Council of South Africa?

The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) is a statutory body, established in terms of the Health Professions Act and is committed to protecting the public and guiding the

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The Grave Consequences of Improperly Vetted Health Practitioners

Many recruitment agencies have suffered the grave consequences of not properly vetting their health practitioners. This article aims to highlight a few aftereffects of improper staff screening and by providing

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