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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.

Safeguarding as crucial as ever during Covid-19

06th May 2020 Written by Skills for Health
In these incredibly challenging and unusual times, it’s vital to focus on the key job at hand, fighting the Coronavirus pandemic. Frontline staff across the…

Frontline matters: the ‘new normal’ NHS workforce

04th May 2020 Written by Skills for Health
“A hospital cannot run on just Doctors and Nurses. The support workforce is there to enable the whole system to work.” In our new series…

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…