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Health Literacy_Care and Support Jargon Buster

Care and Support Jargon Buster There is a lot of jargon in social care and Think Local Act Personal is  committed to busting it. TLAP Care and Support Jargon Buster is an A-Z directory of Plain English definitions of the most commonly used words and…

Skills for Care eNews

Please see below useful information published by Skills For Care and the latest E-News Main website Latest E-News:  26/03/2020 - Skills for Care eNews Page 19/03/2020 - Skills for Care eNews Page You may be interested in the link below to our Getting Involved In…

Medicines Optimisation - Health Education England (HEE)

Message from the Medicines Optimisation Pharmacy Team For Care Homes We have received an update from the Medicines Optimisation Pharmacy Team requesting we share with all Staffordshire Care Homes their email contact details: carehomemedsoptimisation@northstaffs.nhs.ukThey have advised that you can send them your medicines management related…

Social Care TV

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Social Care TV is providing a Fire Training course, with a range of other courses for 2020. This hard hitting training material intentionally seeks to challenge the views, attitudes and practices surrounding adult abuse. In plain English, the resources meet and exceed…

CQC News

Covid-19 Updates for 25/03/20: Update 1 & Update 2 Covid-19 Update for 16/03/20: Update Please take a look at the PDF printable downloads on the right hand side under the downloads link, CQC monthly update's for everyone interested in health and social care and also providers…

Essentials in care - life changing learning

Free Coronavirus course... Grey Matter Learning has just launched a free eLearning course "Coronavirus (COVID-19) Essentials".  You can access the course here - please share with everyone you care about: Coronavirus Course You can also take a full assessment and generate a certificate, just get in touch.…

Limited time offer: Specialist data protection advice and support for Staffordshire care homes

Staffordshire County Council’s Information Governance Unit (IGU) is offering care homes with a Staffordshire base access to a range of specialist data protection advice and support services.  This service will help care home providers, who’ve told us they’re struggling to source the specialist data protection…

Dysphagia-e-Learning

Below is the link to access our NEW FREE Dysphagia e-learning which Nutricia wanted to share with you all. The training has been agreed with the North and South SLT team leads to be shared with care homes to support ongoing training. The online training is…

Stafford Registered Managers Network

“Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive and collaborative relationships with other managers in the local area will only help in our roles and better serve our staff teams and people we support. I am really excited at…

The Infection Prevention & Control Team

11th February 2020: PHE West Midlands Novel Coronavirus (2019N-CoV)Useful links: Key source of information for the public:  Blog / FAQ for the public: DHSC Twitter page which is updated at 2pm every day: Guidance for clinical / public health stakeholders:    Guidance to assist professionals…
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