COVID-19 resources for Support Workers

COVID-19 resources including vaccination programme in Scotland specifically for Healthcare Support Workers (HCSWs)

COVID-19 vaccination programme
HCSW COVID-19 vaccination programme

Learning resources for Healthcare Support Workers (HCSWs) who work alongside Registered Healthcare Practitioner on delivery of the COVID-19 vaccination programme in Scotland can be accessed at https://learn.nes.nhs.scot/40039/immunisation/covid-19-vaccination-programme/healthcare-support-workers 

COVID-19 resources
HCSW COVID-19 educational resources

NHS Education for Scotland in conjunction with practice education colleagues developed a range of resources for Support Workers across health and care to support them during the pandemic.   The resources are designed to be used for self-study, or as part of rapid induction programmes for staff who require to work in different ways or different settings.

Whilst the resources were developed to assist during the pandemic, they are equally applicable at all times.