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Skin infections - resources for health professionals



Childhood Skin Infection Reports and Articles

Childhood Skin Infection Report - 2018

Nursing Review - Skin Infection Article - 2018

Childhood Skin Infection Report - 2016

LOGIC - Skin Infection Article - 2016 p.16-19


 Presentations from workshop March 2018

Serious skin infection in children update - James Scarfe

Finding your path to success with Eczema - Lydia Snell


Presentations from Lakes skin infection workshop July 2015

Introduction and Toi Te Ora goals - Dr Jim Miller

Serious skin infection in children - James Scarfe

Rapid response service for Western Heights - Leanne Kirk and team

Strategies and resources to reduce skin infections - Lindsay Lowe


Presentations from BOP skin infection workshop April 2015

Serious skin infection in children - James Scarfe

Midland Child Health Action Group skin project - Kerry-Ann Adlam

Kiri Ora Healthy Skin Project - Eastern Bay PHA

Skin infections in Community Pharmacy - Michelle Whyte

Skin and what I have learned - Lydia Snell

Strategies and resources to reduce skin infections - Lindsay Lowe


Protocols, pathways and presentations



Midland Child Health Skin Resources

Bay Navigator - Childhood Skin Sepsis Pathway

PHARMAC Seminar Series - Practical management of childhood eczema

Skin infections in children in the Bay of Plenty - poster presentation

Healthy skin and skin infections - PowerPoint presentaton


Health literacy resources

The Ministry of Health and Workbase have developed new resources on the prevention and management of skin infections.  The resources are available to download and print below:
Looking after your child's skin and treating infections - a guide for parents and families

Skin problems in children - poster


Information sheets



Chicken Pox

Cuts, sctaches and grazes



Insect bites




Talking points

Talking points about the booklet  - talking to  parents / whanau about a skin problem

Talking points about the booklet - follow up after medical attention

Talking points about the skin problems in children poster



Last modified: 17 Mar 2020
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