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NEW DUTIES FOR STRATHCLYDE HOME HELPS

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Home helps in Strathclyde will administer medicines, change dry dressings and give clients all-over washes under ne...
Home helps in Strathclyde will administer medicines, change dry dressings and give clients all-over washes under new duties, reports The Scotsman (p5).

But the council dismissed as 'absolutely wrong' claims that moves are under way to transfer some duties of district nurses to home helps.

Glasgow Local Health Council said that it had received complaints from people unhappy at present limitations on the home help service because of rules and regulations about what they could and could not do, the paper reports.
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