27 August 2021

Workplace injuries – Prevention is always better than cure

Here at CHMC, we're great at getting your injured workers back to doing what they love as soon as possible. But, wouldn't it be better if they weren't injured in the first place - save your employee the pain and stress of being out of action, and save you the pain of finding other staff members to fill in while your employee recovers? It sounds like it is too good to be true, doesn't it? Well, it isnt... Prevention is always better than cure. So, how do you prevent these injuries? On top of making sure your workplace has protocols...

26 August 2021

Wound Awareness Week

With the focus on everyone’s mind at the moment being on vaccinations it can be easy to forget how many patients come through our nursing department every week and month for other procedures. One of these is wound care. We treat different types of wounds, acute and chronic, and the nursing team stay up to date with current best practice in this field by attending regular training courses, conferences and zoom teaching sessions. Some of the wounds that we treat regularly in our nursing department are Cuts and abrasionsBurnsUlcersPost-surgical woundsSkin Tears One of the most common wounds that can have...