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The Nursing Team - Covid 19

We are aware that there is a lot of information coming from a number of directions. With this in mind we are creating webpages for various issues that we have been asked about. 

Covid-19 Practical and Operational Issues

Covid-19 - Vaccination Programme

PHE COVID-19 vaccinator training recommendations

Covid-19 - Operational Guidance for Restoration & Recovery

Covid-19 - Useful Links and Resources (inc Primary Care Bulletins)

 

NMC Temporary Register - in response to Covid-19

If a previously registered nurse wants to become involved with the Covid vaccination programme but no longer on the NMC register they can only work at an HCA level.

If they have recently let their NMC registration lapse (after 2015) the NMC have a temporary register

“The UK Government has introduced emergency legislation which lets us temporarily register nursing and midwifery professionals who want to support the response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

You don't have to pay a registration fee or meet our revalidation requirements to join. You can also opt-out at any time.

You may be eligible to apply to join the temporary if you were registered with us before and you left the permanent register after March 2015, or you're an overseas-trained nurse applying to join the NMC register.” Covid-19 temporary registration (nmc.org.uk)

There are some conditions to practice, the following website should answer any queries in relation to this. Conditions of practice Working while on the Covid-19 temporary register (nmc.org.uk)

Who to contact about working arrangements

 

If you were previously on the NMC register

If you're an overseas candidate

England

See Coronavirus guidance for clinicians and NHS managers

Contact your Human Resources team, or register your interest through NHS Professionals.

You can also contact your local workforce bureau.

BSW ruh-tr.vaccinationrecruitment@nhs.net

Dorset https://bit.ly/DorsetCovidVaccinator

Hants/IOW - See below.

Non medical roles (e.g Nurse, HCSW, ACP, Administrator) - https://go.nhsp.uk/hiow-vaccine

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Updated on Friday, 15 January 2021 41 views