Non-mobile baby injury protocol update

The non-mobile baby injury protocol has changed across Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.

Get your updated copy here:

The main change is that when the Community Paediatrician is contacted in relation to a minor injury, it may be that instead of arranging for the baby to be examined, there may be a professional discussion about: the injury; the explanation; other information about the baby and the family and in certain situations may deem it unnecessary for a baby to be brought to hospital to be examined by a paediatrician.

The requirement to report to First Response still stands.

The parents leaflet is being updated, but not ready yet.

(posted 23/05/2019)




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Get Hunting!

Looking for some active, outdoor fun?  Then why not plan a scavenger hunt.  This is a great way to really explore any outdoor (or even indoor) environment.  You can do it anywhere... ...
Space Theme Inspiration

Space Theme Inspiration

  It’s been a few months of amazing space events:   MARSONE, an initiative to place humans on Mars in 2023, attracts over 80,000 video applicants. It’s a one way trip for... ...

The Ofsted Big Conversation

The Ofsted Big Conversation On the evening of Friday 13thSeptember, despite the awful weather, we were fortunate enough to be able attend one of the National Ofsted Big Conversations that had been... ...
First Response launches its city-wide service from 16th December 2013

First Response launches its city-wide service from 16th December 2013

  From 16th December 2013 First Response will be the place to call in Bristol if you are concerned about a child or young person or think they need support.   When... ...

Celebrate Brazil 2014

Celebrate Brazil 2014 As Brazil hosts the World Cup from the 12thJune, we have pulled together some Brazilian themed activities and ideas that you could try out in your setting, alongside their... ...

Update on Ofsted Big Conversation

Last night saw the South West Big Conversation meeting enabling Early Years Providers and support workers and representatives from Ofsted to enter in to a dialogue. The Ofsted panel of 4 included... ...

Disqualification – Dazed and Confused?

You may be aware that there has been growing discussion, debate, contradiction and general kerfuffle over what exactly are the rules regarding disqualification of a worker due to ‘Association’. This means where... ...
Celebrate Brazil 2014

Celebrate Brazil 2014

As Brazil hosts the World Cup from the 12th June, we have pulled together some Brazilian themed activities and ideas that you could try out in your setting, alongside their top sport... ...
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