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Health and care information

Health and care information

You can find our existing library of information and videos via this section.

There is a huge amount of information about coronavirus circulating at the moment. You can find our existing library of information and videos via this section. This now includes covid specific videos. We have also included links to information about Stay at Home, PPE and working safely in a care home.

https://www.northdevonhospice.org.uk/your-care/health-information-video-library/  We have teamed up with our local NHS service, to offer a free Health Information Video Library, giving you access to nearly 100 videos on a range of health and well-being topics. These videos give clear, factual information about a wide range of subjects, helping to give you clarity and offer a useful resource. Now includes 5 new videos relating to Coronavirus and stopping the spread of infection including handwashing technique and environmental hygiene.

NHS ‘Coronavirus Stay at Home’ advice video

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PPE. This link will take you to the latest information on the use of PPE in the care home setting including the poster for how to don and doff your PPE. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-how-to-work-safely-in-care-homes .  And the World Health Organisation guidance and films on the use of face masks https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/when-and-how-to-use-masks 

 

Updated guidance in response to the Covid19 situation to support nurses responsible for verifying death https://www.hospiceuk.org/docs/default-source/What-We-Offer/Care-Support-Programmes/Care-after-death/rnvoead-special-covid-19-edition-final_2.pdf?sfvrsn=2