News and Notices

Well done Chesterfield Central ICT - you are gold!

Well done Chesterfield Central ICT - you are gold!

Congratulations to Chesterfield Central Integrated Community Team for achieving Quality Always Gold at the first ever QA virtual panel! (Photo taken during rehearsals before social distancing restrictions)

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Ada Belfield - DCC update

Ada Belfield - DCC update

Derbyshire County Council is making final preparations to open the new Ada Belfield care home in Belper.

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Check your junk email!

Check your junk email!

A number of staff have reported that some of our recent all staff email updates have been delivered to their junk email folder rather than their inbox.

If this is the case for you, all you need to do is click into your Junk folder - right click on the email you want to retrieve - then select 'Junk' and then 'Not Junk'. This will resolve the problem in future from the selected sender. Any problems, please contact the communications and engagement team at E: DCHST.communications@nhs.net

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SIREN research into Covid-19 - could you take part?

SIREN research into Covid-19 - could you take part?

Could you volunteer to take part in the SIREN study and help greater understanding of antibodies and immunity to the Covid-19 virus?

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Carers Week 8 - 14 June

Carers Week 8 - 14 June

Find out more here, including how you can be supported in DCHS.

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Medicines management newsletter - June 2020

Medicines management newsletter - June 2020

Medicines Management June 2020 newsletter out now, head over to the bookshelf!

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Derbyshire NHS library and knowledge service

Derbyshire NHS library and knowledge service

Join the Derbyshire NHS  library and knowledge service to keep up to date with evidence-based research.

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Year of the Nurse and Midwife suspended for now

Year of the Nurse and Midwife suspended for now

NHS England has confirmed it is postponing its International Year of the Nurse and Midwife campaign because of the coronavirus outbreak. The Year of the Nurse and Midwife is an international campaign run by the World Health Organisation in 2020 to celebrate and showcase nursing and midwifery.  But the coronavirus outbreak has led to NHS England postponing its own part of the campaign, in which it was running blogs, national and regional events, and shared nurses’ stories. The aim is to reconvene it once the outbreak is over.

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Heanor ward's bar!

Heanor ward's bar!

Heanor Ward's staff organised a "day at the pub" for nutrition and hydration week! It helped to uplift spirits with non-alcoholic drinks. Ward manager Tracey Atkinson and HCA Adam White put the plan together and they hope to be opening the Heanor Arms again for more days at the pub!

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#CommunitySpirit in Derbyshire

#CommunitySpirit in Derbyshire

Derbyshire County Council is coordinating a community response database to help vulnerable and isolated people receive the support they need. Leaders of local voluntary groups, charities and businesses are asked to enter their details. #DerbyshireSpirit

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