We can confirm that we are following guidance issued by Public Health England and the WHO surrounding Covid-19 in terms of staff deployment.
Should there be staff that require specific training surrounding Covid-19 for your specific area of work we are happy to assist them in getting onto the next available training course in order to do so.
We have a dedicated Nursing Clinical Team which also includes a Pandemic Lead who are in place to ensure that the governance is always followed and pandemic measures are carried out for all of our agency staff to follow. This is in order to protect all workers and patients within the clients we deploy to.
Please see below frequently asked FAQs:
This is an important message surrounding Covid-19.
Please be aware that if you are asked to work in an area with suspected or confirmed Coronavirus and have not received all of the required training, we strongly advise against doing so.
If you are asked to, please speak with the site manager immediately to ensure that the specific training required is received and also ensure to report back to your agency at the earliest opportunity you have.
Please also be reminded that it is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with policies and procedures of the Client that you are deployed in prior to commencement of your shift - please be reminded that these will differ from Client to Client.
Please ensure to keep up to date with the latest guidelines and advice concerning Covid-19 here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-guidance