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Lateral flow testing: how to order your next box of tests and record your results

Lateral flow testing: how to order your next box of tests and record your results

Lateral flow testing: how to order your next box of tests and record your results

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Creating headspace and thinking time for busy colleagues - a quick and easy idea

Creating headspace and thinking time for busy colleagues - a quick and easy idea

Creating headspace and thinking time for busy colleagues - a quick and easy idea

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Opportunity for Team Session with Outdoor Activity

Opportunity for Team Session with Outdoor Activity

Opportunity for Team Session with Outdoor Activity

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Cleaning for Confidence Campaign

Cleaning for Confidence Campaign

The Cleaning for Confidence campaign has been developed by NHS England and NHS Improvement (Midlands).

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2020 NHS Staff Survey

2020 NHS Staff Survey

2020 NHS Staff Survey: Our organisational response rate is currently 57%! We’re into the final three weeks of the survey now. It is important as many colleagues as possible complete the questionnaire. The higher the survey response rate, the more confident we can be that the survey findings are representative of the views of colleagues at the organisation as a whole.

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Congratulations to our 12 lucky winners

Congratulations to our 12 lucky winners

Back in May, Avios Group and British Airways launched an Appeal to the British Airways Executive Club Members to join them in donating their Avios points to NHS staff thanking them for the amazing work they have been doing during the Covid-19 pandemic.  At the end of the Appeal they raised 305 million Avios points, enough to thank over 5,000 NHS staff.

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DCHS Suicide Prevention and Awareness training is now available on ESR!

DCHS Suicide Prevention and Awareness training is now available on ESR!

The DCHS Suicide Prevention and Awareness Group (SPAG) are supporting suicide prevention awareness training from the Zero Suicide Alliance.  This is now available on ESR.   Public, private and independent sector organisations throughout the country have reported that this training is very helpful in giving people the skills and confidence needed to start those difficult conversations around suicide.  The training is optional; but SPAG are encouraging as many DCHS staff as possible to complete this short training module.  It could help to save a life. Click here to view the ESR guide to accessing the Suicide Awareness training.

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Nominations for the 2020 Governor Elections are now open!

Nominations for the 2020 Governor Elections are now open!

It's your community and you can take care of it! Why not become a staff governor and help shape services for the constituency you call home. Anyone can be a governor, if you would like to get involved, we would like to support you, so please talk to us on 07500 098164 if you have any additional requirements. As a DCHS member you will have been emailed or posted a nomination form, however you can click here to apply online!

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MSC Learning Disability Nursing Apprenticeship Opportunities

MSC Learning Disability Nursing Apprenticeship Opportunities

MSC Learning Disability Nursing Apprenticeship Opportunities

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Every Penny Counts!

Every Penny Counts!

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