Project ECHO AIIHPC: Webinars for Nursing Homes
AIIHPC is collaborating with the Age-related Health Care Department of Tallaght University Hospital to deliver Project ECHO AIIHPC webinars for Nursing Homes during COVID-19. Check out information on past and future webinars and links to useful resources.
WEBINAR - THURSDAY 28 MAY 2020
Supporting nutritional intake in nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic: a dietetic and SLT perspective (this video is available for a short time only)
WEBINAR - THURSDAY 11 JUNE 2020
IT solutions to challenges facing nursing homes (this video is available for a short time only)
WEBINAR - THURSDAY 25 JUNE 2020
Update on outbreak management and re-opening of nursing homes
Supporting papers from the talk:
Paper on asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 in NHs: https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.11.20128199v1
WEBINAR - THURSDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2020
The impact of COVID-19 on care services for vulnerable adults
Further details to follow
Department of Health Ireland's response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
HSE Approved Guidance for Disability Services - These guidance documents have been developed by the HSE in collaboration with service providers in the voluntary sector. They have been approved by the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) subgroup for Vulnerable People
COVID-19 HSE Clinical Guidance and Evidence Repository - site provides a repository of clinical guidance and latest research evidence to equip the clinical community in Ireland to respond to Covid-19.
ECHO COVID-19 Global Series Best Practices in Adoption of Telehealth: COVID 19 and Beyond. This mini-series is open to all primary and ambulatory healthcare workers across the globe using or planning on using electronic information and telecommunication technologies to support and promote long-distance clinical health care and patient education.
Wellbeing and Stress
SilverCloud Health is providing free access to three self-directed online programmes. The mental health programmes that are available are 1) Dealing with stress, 2) Building resilience and 3) improving sleep. Go to: https://hse.silvercloudhealth.com/signup/ Once on the website, complete the sign-up process and enter the access code HSE2020 when prompted to do so.
The Phoenix - The Tenth Man - video
Commentary: COVID in Care Homes—Challenges and Dilemmas in Healthcare Delivery, Age and Ageing, 13 May 2020, Adam L Gordon, Claire Goodman, Wilco Achterberg, Robert O Barker, Eileen Burns, Barbara Hanratty, Finbarr C Martin, Julienne Meyer, Desmond O’Neill, Jos Schols, Karen Spilsbury