FREE CPD session on COVID-19
Martin Kiernan (presenter) has worked in the field of Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) for 30 years, most recently in the NHS as Nurse Consultant in Infection Prevention at the Trust. He has Masters Degrees in both Public Health and Clinical Research. He is also a visiting Clinical Fellow at the Richard Wells Research Centre, University of West London. Martin has been involved with many government initiatives, IPC groups and advisory boards including the Department of Health (England) Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare-associated Infection (ARHAI) and is a past president of the UK Infection Prevention Society.
COVID Symptom Tracker
The COVID Symptom Tracker was designed by doctors and scientists at King's College London, Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals working in partnership with ZOE Global Ltd – a health science company. By using this app you're contributing to advance vital research on COVID-19. The app will be used to study the symptoms of the virus and track how it spreads. This research is led by Dr Tim Spector, professor of genetic epidemiology at King’s College London and director of TwinsUK a scientific study of 15,000 identical and non-identical twins, which has been running for nearly three decades.
NICE Rapid Guidelines
NICE have produced rapid guidelines around COVID-19 and the following;
1. Managing suspected or confirmed pneumonia in adults in the community
2. Severe Asthma
3. Rheumatological autoimmune inflammatory and metabolic bone disorders
Skills for Health - Free Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness Course
Skills for Health are providing a free online resource for those working in the public sector, particularly key workers, to learn about COVID-19 (Coronavirus), symptoms, infection prevention, investigation, guidance and support.
CQC Registration with CQC and changes to statement of purpose during COVID-19
An update for providers of health and social care on the development of a COVID-19 registration framework.
COVID-19: Free-of-charge DBS applications and fast-track Barred List check service
Guidance from GOV.UK around free-of-charge applications and the new fast-track Barred List check service, in response to COVID-19.
Growth Platform - Business Advice COVID-19
In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, the Growth Platform have compiled a suite of resources and support for businesses and employers in Liverpool City Region who are affected.
COVID-19 Symptom Chart
A simple chart to help you when determining if your symptoms are a cold, flu or COVID-19.