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Specialist insight pieces from some of the health sector’s leading experts, commissioners, researchers and workforce specialists. Browse through the topics to learn more about what our contributors think about skills transformation in the health sector.

Resuscitation guidance adapted during Covid-19 crisis to support staff

30th April 2020 Written by Skills for Health
In a recent update the Resuscitation Council UK (RCUK) has advised that they have received several enquiries concerning the risks of COVID-19 during cardiopulmonary resuscitation…

Frontline matters: integrating health and social care like never before

30th April 2020 Written by Skills for Health
“We’re focussing on what needs to be done and are less precious about who needs to do it.” This week we’re releasing our blog series…

Frontline matters: how ‘Clap for Carers’ speaks to the heart of our NHS

28th April 2020 Written by Skills for Health
“Let’s look after what we have, respect what we’ve got and see the value that exists in the NHS. I’d love that respect to carry…

Mobile-first learning to add pace to training for front-line staff

24th April 2020 Written by Skills for Health
When developing elearning, it is important to keep revisiting what staff need and consider how it can best be delivered. Now, more than ever before,…

Holding together in a state of uncertainty – the power of Emotional Intelligence

23rd April 2020 Written by Toby Lindsay, Principal Consultant, Skills for Health
Last week we delivered the first in a series of workshops supporting HPMA London Academy members. These were planned some time ago, so the fact…