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Health Information and Resources Service (HIRS).

The Health Information and Resources Service has re-opened following the Office Re-Design Project. Please be patient as we have a substantial backlog to process, as well as updating our service with the relevant information to maintain a high level of service.

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to working with you again in the near future.

Andrew and Nikki

 

 

 

 

Featured Resources

LGOWIT Self Management for people living with long term conditions

This book is co designed by health professionals and people living with long term conditions. It is designed to be used with the Wellbeing Self Management Plan to support people with long term conditions to self manage. It is also available on the LGOWIT.

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LGOWIT Self Management peronsal plan

This book is co designed by health professionals and people living with long term conditions. It is designed to be used with the Self Management information and tool kit to support people with long term conditions to self manage. It is also avaliable on the LGOWIT website on www.lgowit.org. n

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Reach Out Pledge Postcard

The Reach out campaign aims to tackle loneliness and social isolation in the Highlands. The postcard ables you to make a pledge. You can also access our Posters for the local Reach Out campaign where we look to benefit the health and well being of the wider community.

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Flu. Pregnant Women 2017 Leaflet

...I'm ready for you. Flu immunisation campaign 1/3 A4-sized folded leaflet for pregnant women 2017, outlining reasons to get the flu vaccine. Further information available from the Immunisation Scotland website:- http://www.immunisationscotland.org.uk/vaccines-and-diseases/seasonalflu/index.aspx .

Also available as a PDF in Chinese, Polish and Urdu from the NHS Health Scotland website:-   http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5487.aspx .

Should be issued at first point of contact by GP/midwife as recommended in Highland Information Trail - Edition 9.

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Welcome to HIRS.

NHS Highland's Health Information and Resources Service (HIRS) is available for professionals, students and the general public working or living within NHS Highland's geographical area and Argyll and Bute council areas. 

To borrow resources and order materials, you need to register with HIRS by completing the online registration form found at the top right of this page under the Login/Register link and select Register as a new user link. 

Visitors to our website are welcome to browse our website and download our range of leaflet and poster pdfs.

All materials are free of charge to HIRS registered clients.  Prices are displayed on this website to highlight the cost of materials to NHS Highland and to discourage clients from stockpiling materials.