COVID-19

New programmes have been developed to address COVID-19 surge training.  In addition we have a number of COVID-19 Skills related Programmes.  These can all be booked online via our “Programmes” page.

  • COVID-19 – Respiratory Care and Management of the patient (for Registered Nurses)
  • COVID-19 – Care Homes: Information and support for both existing care home staff and those being redeployed to care homes
  • COVID-19 – Mental Health: Impact & Promotion of Mental Health and Well-being
  • COVID-19 – Guidance & Review of the Evidence for Mental Health Settings

These programmes will provide participants with the underpinning knowledge and skills to effectively manage and care for a patient with COVID-19

OTHER USEFUL LINKS

Disparities in the risk and outcomes of COVID-19 added 03/06/2020

Communicating With Your Clients added 22/05/20

Covid Fatigue BMJ added 22/05/20

Healthcare Apps to help you during COVID-19 (added 13/05/2020)

Covid 19 No Words (effective communication skills) (added 06/05/2020)

Specialty Guide Learning Disability And Coronavirus V1 24 (added 06/05/2020)

Supporting People With Dementia During Covid 19 (added 06/05/2020)

Managing The COVID 19 Pandemic In Care Homes (added 27/04/2020)

(Video) Swabbing for COVID-19 (Version 2) (added 22/04/20)

(Video) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (added 22/04/2020)

Support for General Practice Teams (added 22/04/20)

Supporting Good Infection Control – NISCC Learning Zone (added 22/04/20)

Quick guide to donning and doffing standard PPE

NICE Guidance on COVID-19 (added 16/04/20)

FAQs for HSC staff from Public Health Agency (added 15/04/20)

COVID-19 & Palliative Care – Advice for Health & Social Care Professionals (Palliative Care in Partnership) (added 15/04/20)

QNI – Coronavirus Information Centre

Coronavirus & diabetes (03/04/2020)

FAQs on wearing PPE (v1)

Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing

Health Education England – COVID-19 e-Learning programmes

WHO Infection prevention and control for COVID 19 learning

Resuscitation Council guidance on assessing and performing BLS on patients who have suspected COVID 19

 

Infection Control 1: decontamination of non-invasive shared equipment

Infection Control 2: hand hygiene using alcohol-based hand rub

Infection Control 3: use of disposable gloves and aprons

Infection Control 4: good hand hygiene practice for hospital patients

Infection Control 5: equipment for facial and respiratory protection

Infection Control 6: hand hygiene using soap and water

 

Environmental decontamination 1: what is it and why is it important?

Environmental decontamination 2: the role of the nurse

Environmental decontamination 3: auditing, cleaning and disinfection