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 Bay of Plenty 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 presentation


Health literacy resources

The Ministry of Health and Workbase developed 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, scratches and grazes



Insect bites




Talking points

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

Talking points about the booklet - follow up after medical attention

Talking points about the skin problems in children poster