The Provider Engagement Network (PEN) is the main way for Devon County Council and the NHS in Devon to engage with providers of adult health and social care services. It is open to all independent sector providers.
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Vaccinations - national booking system is open again for staff
Remember that the national booking system for COVID-19 vaccination is open again for front line staff.
Care homes staff vaccination consultation
Take part in a national care home staff vaccination survey.
New and existing health and social care staff in Devon and Somerset are now able to register for a free 12-week training programme, starting in January. Boost your career, enhance your employability, gain new confidence and motivation. This is an opportunity for care staff to invest in their digital skills. The programme has been designed to help you to become fluent with digital tools, enhancing the amazing work that you do. Find our more and register.
Do you have a product, service or innovation which could tackle issues or challenges facing the Domiciliary Care Workforce? The South West AHSN, West of England Academic Science Network and Health Education England, have launched a challenge to find solutions that are ready for adoption and spreading to support the domiciliary care workforce. They are looking for a product, service, technology, process, way of working or toolkit that has some evidence that it can make a measurable impact on workforce...
A Public Health England webinar on implementing the ‘How to Work Safely in care homes in England’ guidance will be chaired by Department of Health and Social Care, Social Care Chief Nurse - Deborah Sturdy. Tuesday 18 May from 10.30am to 12.00 noon. The webinar is for care home managers and those applying the guidance to support them in implementing the revised guidance and clarify queries, e.g. when to change the facemask following direct or personal care and the difference between...