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Using video conferencing and consultation tools
NEW: This guidance sets out how video conferencing and consultation tools can be used safely and securely.
Use of mobile devices by patients in hospitals
This guidance provides advice for patients using mobile devices such as phones, tablets and cameras in acute hospitals.
Using video conferencing tools to communicate with colleagues
This advice sets out the IG considerations when staff are using video conferencing tools to communicate with other members of staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 IG advice
This guidance provides advice on working in different ways during the COVID-19 outbreak.
COVID-19 IG advice for the social care sector
This guidance provides advice for the social care sector on working in different ways during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) IG Guidance
BYOD is a service offered by organisations to their employees to enable them to use their own devices for work, e.g. mobile phones, laptops and tablets.
The use of mobile messaging software in health and care settings
This guidance will support the safe and secure use of mobile messaging.
Using Email and Text Messages to Communicate with Patients/Service Users
This guidance is about how you can safely email and text patients/service users.
Template - Using Email and Text Messages to Communicate with Patients/Service Users
This is a template policy which can be adapted for when using text and emails to communicate with patients/service users.