This course is intended for doctors, nurses, pharmacists, paramedics, ICU and other healthcare professionals working with patients and their families during the pandemic. It was designed with the background that you may face: longer working hours in response to increasing hospital admissions, lengthy decontamination procedures and protocols for patient contact, less time after jobs or patient assessments, your own health worries due to high exposure to patients, separation from friends and family, working in areas other than your expertise, exhaustion and the challenges of juggling home-schooling and childcare during self-isolation.
The course aims at providing evidence-based tools to support your health and wellbeing in the short and long-term. It covers five main topics that are essential for your safety and the safety of your colleagues and patients. It offers essential knowledge on COVI-19 disease, infection control and prevention, how to take care of your colleagues, how to take care of yourself, and how to be error wise.
The course entails reading material that is essential for understating the course topics supplemented with videos for further understanding and tools for practical application of the essential knowledge
We hope that this course will make you error wise and make your practice safer for you, your colleagues and your patients.