Education; Covid 19 related topics

Webinars

July 17th 2020. Health and wellbeing for dental professionals, Emily Howden, dento-legal adviser at the DDU https://www.theddu.com/guidance-and-advice/podcasts-and-videos/health-and-wellbeing-for-dental-professionals


June 18th 2020. DDU dento-legal adviser David Lauder looks at the differences between laws, guidance and standards and why it’s important to follow them.https://youtu.be/91gs_t4mP_k


June 4th 2020. Webinar COVID 19: Human Factors Your 5 minute brief Produced by RCS Eng https://youtu.be/NOmvvx35Mfc


June 2020, Webinar RCPS Glas. Covid 19 where are we now.https://rcpsg.ac.uk/covid-19/digital-education/covid-19-dentistry-where-are-we-now-q-a-with-the-deans-of-the-dental-faculties


Documents

5th August.2020. Risk of Covid-19 among front-line health-care workers and the general community. Lancet Public health.https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpub/article/PIIS2468-2667(20)30164-X/fulltext


17th July, 2020. Fit testing of masks. Dental Protection position statement updated.https://www.dentalprotection.org/uk/articles/fit-testing-of-masks-dental-protection-position-statement


3rd July 2020 COVID-19 and remote consultations – how we can help Dental Protection.https://www.dentalprotection.org/uk/articles/covid-19-and-remote-consultations-how-we-can-help 


June 19th 2020. The Scottish Clinical Dental Effectiveness Programme comparison of the 6 main documents produced in the UK regarding return to practice and Standard operating procedures.http://www.sdcep.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/SDCEP-comparison-of-UK-return-to-practice-documents.pdf


June 12th 2020. Resuming Dental services guide for phases 2 and 3, The Scottish Clinical Dental Effectiveness Programme.http://www.sdcep.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/SDCEP-Resuming-General-Dental-Services-Following-COVID-19-Shutdown-Update-120620.pdf


June 3rd  2020 ARCP update letter https://www.aomrc.org.uk/covid-19-education-and-training/


Practitioner Health is a free, confidential NHS service for doctors and dentists across England with mental illness and addiction problems, who are working in clinical practice or who are looking at returning to practice. The service can help with issues relating to a mental health concern, including stress or depression or an addiction problem, in particular where these might affect work. The service is provided by health professionals specialising in mental health support to doctors and is available in various locations across England




Forthcoming webinar from ProDental to our list. Tuesday 23rd June, 19.00. Health and Wellbeing in Dentistry


Covid 19 Webinar: - Reviewing Recent Advice to Dentists on Getting Back to Work – Do You Feel Safe In Their Hands? 11th June 2020 at 18.00 BST

https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/professional-support-development-resources/learning-resources/webinars/covid-19/reviewing-recent-advice-to-dentists-on-getting-back-to-work-do-you-feel-safe-in-their-hands

 


Wellbeing for health care workers during COVID-19

 

 https://www.lindadykes.org/covid19


COVID WELLBEING SECTION LAST UPDATED: Tuesday 19th May 2020

The british psychological society has produced 2 documents which members may find helpful for themselves, their families or friends.

 Advice for key worker parents

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/Advice%20for%20keyworker%20parents%20-%20helping%20your%20child%20adapt.pdf

When your parent is a key worker

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/When%20your%20parent%20is%20a%20keyworker%20-%20advice%20for%20children%20and%20young%20people.pdf


General self-care resources in COVID-19

Stress Control - Free online stress control course, including videos and other resources, by Stress Control Limited in collaboration with NHS England, IAPT, NHS Wales, Department of Health Northern Ireland, HSE and NHS Scotland.


Living with worry and anxiety amidst global uncertainty

http://mymy.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/guide_to_living_with_worry_and_anxiety_amidst_global_uncertainty_en-gb.pdf


https://rcpsg.ac.uk/events/CaringForTheWorkforceFocusOnWellbeing-2020-05-12-357