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Coronavirus information for staff

Anne Marie Hoey, National Director of HR, gives an update on HR's response to COVID-19.

24 March 2020

Anne Marie talks about the 3 key components of the HR response to COVID-19, helping to manage the demand on our health services staff over the coming weeks and months.

HSE services and information

HR update on maintaining social distance at work

Advice for staff and managers on how to implement social distancing in the workplace during the coronavirus outbreak

PPE guidance for staff

Personal protective equipment is valuable as an additional protection for patients and staff. Watch demonstration by Professor Martin Cormican on proper use of PPE during the coronavirus outbreak.

HSE Library COVID-19 resources

HSE Repository for Interim Clinical Guidance for Clinical staff

Getting ready to work from home

Advice for staff and managers on getting ready to work remotely during the coronavirus outbreak

Staff: minding your mental health

Guidance adapted from the World Health Organisation (WHO) to support your mental and psychological wellbeing during the coronavirus outbreak.

Posters, videos and resources

COVID-19 branded communications materials for download and use in your workplace

HR coronavirus circulars for staff

List of HR circulars for staff released during coronavirus outbreak

Data protection

Information on data protection during the coronavirus outbreak. There are important considerations to take into account when handling personal and health data.