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Here, you will find all of the latest news around the Community Services Division, submitted by you. 

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  • Utilising personal safety devices during current IT issues

    19 July 2024

    As additional safety measures during the current IT technical difficulties, please ensure that your Personal Safety Device (PSD) is charged and that you utilise it on all visits.

  • New app for Long COVID patients

    11 July 2024

    Our Long COVID service has developed an app to help speed up the recovery of patients suffering from the condition.

  • Please return your personal safety device if no longer required

    24 June 2024

    If you have been issued with a Personal Safety Device (PSD), you must remember to use it as your safety matters – don’t hesitate to Raise the Alarm! Please also refer to the Lone Working policy which will provide guidance on how to manage your safety affectively.

  • Patient group directions training

    7 June 2024

    From Monday, 10 June 2024, 350|LOCAL|Role Specific - Patient Group Directions (PGD), will be a three yearly training requirement for all registered nursing staff working in Walk in Centres (WICs) and Urgent Treatment Centres (UTCs), as agreed by the Workforce Development Education and Training Group (WDETG) and Operational Management Group. 

  • Thanks to Fiona Brodie from the Autism Spectrum Condition service

    30 May 2024

    Thanks to Fiona Brodie from the Autism Spectrum Condition service from a patient.