Care homes team

The NDHT care homes team provide free education, training and support to independent care providers within North Devon.

Referrals into the service can be made by contacting ndht.northerncarehomesteam@nhs.net

‘Committed to person centred, dignified, compassionate, safe and effective care in the right place by the right staff with the right skills working together all of the time.’

 

Latest information/news

NHS mail

The CCG are offering all care homes the opportunity to sign up for NHS email accounts. This is an exciting opportunity facilitating improved communication in relation to sending and receiving sensitive, confidential information in a safe, secure and easy way (there is no set up or running cost to you at all)

More information here

Changes to CQC notification forms

Developing the nursing workforce in adult social care

We (Skills for care) recognise the growing importance of the role of nurses in adult social care and the need to offer employers more support. Whether that be through our Return to Practice programme, providing up to date information about the new nursing associate role or offering registered nurses the opportunity to go on a leadership programme, we’re here to provide you with all the information you need.

Leaflet

Building trust between social care and health organisations

Working together to improve people’s experience of hospital admission and discharge back into the community

Leaflet

 

IDDsi framework

IDDsi framework

Yellow card

Yellow Card is a free and easy-to-use electronic system that allows health and social care professionals to raise concerns or feedback

Care home journey

Care home journey

Links to other sites

Contextual links are provided to such sites where appropriate to our business. The Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust is not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the accuracy of, information on sites that we do not manage; nor should the inclusion of a hyperlink be taken to mean we endorse the sites to which it points.

Last updated: August 14, 2019