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Selecting Booking Dates

When selecting your booking dates please be aware that the START date is the day the resources leave Assynt House and the END date is the day the resources are due back at Assynt House.  Please take this into account when choosing your booking dates and allow several days at the start and end of your bookings for resources to travel through NHS Highland’s internal mail system.

New and Updated Resources

 

HPAC User Quick Guide

HPAC User Quick Guide  (3TRA/001/x)

ONLY AVAILABLE AS A VIRTUAL DOWNLOAD.

A4 HPAC User Quick Guide to assist any user with any general queries or questions that may occur in the using of HPAC from registration to searching and ordering of non-returnable and returnable resources from HIRS. It is intended to support those who are not familiar with the operating of HPAC. If you are already a regular user of HPAC and confident using the system then you may already be familiar with the system.

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At a glance: Contraception Methods Poster

At a glance: Contraception Methods Poster  (1CON/011/P)

A3-sized colour poster featuring visual images of all the main methods of contraception with their typical user effectiveness rates. Can be used for displays in GP practices, health centres, schools, community settings etc.

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Know the score about NPS or 'legal highs' Poster

Know the score about NPS or 'legal highs' Poster  (1DRC/002/P)

A3-sized two-colour paper poster providing information bubbles on NPS (New Psychoactive Substances) or 'legal highs'. Areas covered are: What are they?, What do they look like?, Know the Law, Tricks of the trade, Unknown risks, How much is too much?, Dangers of overheating, The effects, Look after yourself and your pals and 'Ask for help if you need to'. Also gives the ’Know the Score’ website and helpline tel. no. at bottom of poster.

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Know the score about cannabis Poster

Know the score about cannabis Poster  (1DRC/003/P)

A3-sized two-colour paper poster providing information bubbles on cannabis. Areas covered are: What is it?, What does it look like?, How is it taken?, Know the Law, Dangers of cannabis, The effects, Cannabis substitutes and Look after yourself and your pals. Also gives the ’Know the Score’ website and helpline tel. no. at bottom of poster.

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2015 Routine Childhood Immunisation Programme Poster

2015 Routine Childhood Immunisation Programme Poster  (1IMM/003/P)

1.33 x A3-size poster providing updated information on routine childhood immunisations for health practitioners. In addition to the timetable, the poster also contains images of the vaccines including the Bexsero vaccine for MenB and Nimenrix vaccine for MenACWY. Revised 2015 version.

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Healthy Living for Strong Bones

Healthy Living for Strong Bones  (1PAT/006/L)

A 1/3 A4-sized folded z-leaflet providing information on osteoporosis and the benefits of strong bones at all ages. Gives advice on how to maintain strong healthy bones through balanced eating, exercise and the effect of lifestyle factors and the importance of calcium and Vitamin D.

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What's New

October Public Holiday.



HIRS will be closed on Friday, 16 October 2015 but clients can order leaflets, posters etc and book returnable resources online through HPAC. New client registrations and orders will not be processed until HIRS re-opens on Monday, 19 October 2015 at 9 am.



Argyll and Bute (A&B) Clients.



Please note:  A&B registered clients are only permitted to order leaflets, booklets, wheels, stickers, cups, postcards, non returnable DVDs, bags and posters.  Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.



Bulk Copies Requests.



Clients are only allowed to order a maximum of 25 copies of each leaflet and 2 copies of each poster.  If you have an one-off event where you require a large quantity of materials please email HIRS Manager: shirley.noble@nhs.net
or telephone 01463 704989 to discuss your requirements.  We do try to accommodate individual requests depending on stock availability and costs.



Borrowing Resources for Longer than One Month.



Please contact HIRS Manager: shirley.noble@nhs.net
if you require to borrow returnable resources for longer than one month to discuss your requirements.