News and Notices

Dr Rebecca Steed on BBC Radio Derby

Dr Rebecca Steed on BBC Radio Derby

Dr Rebecca Steed was invited onto BBC Radio Derby yesterday to talk about the recently-established long Covid service. 

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Coming up for your wellbeing...

Coming up for your wellbeing...

Update from your staff wellbeing team!

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Coming up for leaders...

Coming up for leaders...

Negotiating, influencing and persuasion - Tuesday 22 June, 1.30pm to 4.30pm. This session will help participants develop their negotiation planning and application techniques, ensuring they are equipped to prepare, plan, condition, prime and execute negotiations in a structured and skilled way.

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NHS Knowledge and Library Services Awareness Week - 14 - 18 June

NHS Knowledge and Library Services Awareness Week - 14 - 18 June

NHS Knowledge and Library Services Awareness Week draws attention to the invaluable work undertaken by NHS knowledge and library specialists. These teams work closely with healthcare staff and learners to drive informed decision making and evidence-based care from board to bedside in all areas of clinical and operational healthcare. Taking the ‘heavy lifting’ out of bringing reliable, up to date evidence to healthcare, library teams free up the time of their colleagues. Knowledge specialists and librarians deliver the right information enabling multidisciplinary teams to make informed decisions at the right time, at the point of need.   Join us to celebrate and find out more NHS Knowledge and Library Services Awareness Week You can contact the Derbyshire NHS Library & Knowledge Service | Derbyshire | NHS (dchslibrary.co.uk) here.

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New self-paced Microsoft Teams training

New self-paced Microsoft Teams training

New online training is now available to help you get the most out of MS Teams.  This self-paced online learning covers the following aspects

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Derbyshire Mind and Wellbeing invitation to our Professionals Open Day - 24 June

Derbyshire Mind and Wellbeing invitation to our Professionals Open Day - 24 June

Derbyshire Mind and Wellbeing at Whistlewood would like to invite you to our Professionals Open Day at Whistlewood Common, near Melbourne on Thursday 24 June between 10-1pm. Green Connections is a new ecotherapy mental health project designed by Derbyshire Mind and Wellbeing at Whistlewood as part of their wider Enjoying Derbyshire programme, that aims to encourage participants to support their mental health by connecting with nature and ‘slowing down’. Find out more about Green Connections here.

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Ideas Exchange...dates for your diary

Ideas Exchange...dates for your diary

We know through working differently over the pandemic, many of us have found new and creative ways of managing our time, looking after our health and wellbeing and connecting in different ways as a team so we're running a number of sessions to ensure we can also capture and share all our ideas across the trust. The Ideas Exchange sessions will be running on MS Teams on the following dates and times:

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Attention all smart card users!

Attention all smart card users!

NHS Digital is making some changes to the Care Identify Service (CIS) which will mean that all smartcard services will be unavailable for a weekend in July while the work is carried out. The change is scheduled to take place between 6:30pm on Friday 9 July 2021 and Monday 12 July. More details can be found here.

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New ways of working – thank you and still time to complete..

New ways of working – thank you and still time to complete..

Thank you to everyone who has already completed the survey that is currently live – we've had over 850 responses already and there is still time to share your thoughts. 

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Quality Conversations take 5 minutes

Quality Conversations take 5 minutes

When time is short and we’re under pressure, we can feel like we’re missing out on chances to learn and develop new skills.  Unfortunately, this is also often the time when we’d really appreciate some new ideas to support us with our work.

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