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Nurses & Midwives

Some key documents

(2020) Designing a multifaceted telehealth intervention for a rural population using a model for developing complex interventions in nursing.  


(2019) Hidden harm practice guide. Seeing through Hidden Harm to brighter futures


(2019) Treatment services for people with co-occurring substance use and mental health problems


(2018) Cannabis for medical use information for patients and healthcare professionals, Department of Health. 


(2017) SAOR screening and brief intervention for problem alcohol and substance use and summary.


See also, (2012) A guiding framework for education and training in screening and brief intervention for problem alcohol use: for nurses and midwifes.


(2017) Role of nurses in alcohol and drug treatment services. Public Health England. 


(2017) Better care for people with co-occurring mental health and alcohol/drug use conditions. A guide for commissioners and service providers


(2016) Clinical guidelines for opioid substitution treatment HSE, and summary.


(2015) Best practice principles for risk assessment and safety planning for nurses working in mental health services, HSE. 


See the Drug and Alcohol Findings website for the drug treatment matrix and alcohol treatment matrix 

Also, our health issues page and treatment and rehabilitation page

For information on alcohol and other drug services, see the services directory

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