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Welcome to the Covid-19 Resources Page

The world is paying close attention to the outbreak of novel coronavirus, following its emergence in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. We have put together a list of resources which can provide you with clinical information, guides on working remotely, and information to help your mental health.

COVID-19 e-learning

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine has worked with Future Learn to develop a new free to access online learning programme on COVID-19. On this course, you will learn the latest of what we know about COVID-19, presented by international experts.  To access the course, please click here.

E-Learning for Healthcare have also produced a free e-learning module on COVID-19. To access this, please visit https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/coronavirus/

Links to the e-learning sessions are now available for those organisations that launch e-LfH content on their own learning management systems. Please visit https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/home/aiccreport

Shared Learning

A COVID-19 Simulation Community is now live on the Future NHS Collaboration Platform. The forum is to encourage the health and care workforce to share experiences and examples of education and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Access the community by logging in or registering. https://future.nhs.uk/system/login?nextURL=%2Fconnect%2Eti%2FCovid19simulation%2FgroupHome   

Technology providers

Resources to support practices to set up telephone /video first clinics and remote working for staff:

Desktop Telephone, SMS and Video tools

Underlying Health Conditions

Diabetes – Here are some resources on managing Coronavirus and Diabetes.

Diabetes UK – Updates: Coronavirus and Diabetes

 

Remote Consulting and Working From Home

Below are some guides and useful links to help you if you are working from home, or are treating patients remotely.

Telephone Triage

Quick telephone consultation tips

Video Consultations

GMC guide to remote consultations

Using video consultations – a two minute video on the successful deployment of video consultation in primary care

Best webcam for video consults

Video consultation tips for GPs – a 10 minute video with some tips for GPs

How to use AccuRx – video tutorial

General Info

Collaborative working in a remote team – elearning course from futurelearn

GMC guide to remote prescribing