LHP Skillnet is collaborating with HCI to deliver a free of charge unique programme COVID-19 Emergency Risk Management Programme to Homecare Providers. This programme provides guidance on practical development of a comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Plan in line with best practice. If you are responsible for managing the impact of the Covid-19 Emergency in your organisation, you will find this two part – 60 minute webinar programme invaluable. These sessions are complemented by a Comprehensive Resource Pack.


Learning Objective

The programme will provide you with the tools to manage the impact of Covid-19 and minimise the risks to your staff, clients and business. To view the full course outline click here.


Training Delivery

Training will be delivered as two 60 minute webinars.

Wednesday 15th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 12pm – 1pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 4pm – 5pm

Thursday 16th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 12pm – 1pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 4pm – 5pm

Monday 20th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 10am – 11am
  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 12pm – 1pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 2pm  – 3pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 4pm – 5pm

Tuesday 21st April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 10am – 11am
  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 12pm – 1pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 2pm  – 3pm
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 4pm – 5pm

Comprehensive Resource Pack (optional)

The Comprehensive COVID-19 Resource Pack provides the homecare organisation with a suite of policy descriptors, documents and templates, covering in detail such areas as governance, risk assessment, PPE, infection protocol and business continuity planning. This suite will be regularly checked and updated for 6 months.

The Comprehensive Resource Pack contains many invaluable documents and policies, including:

  • Covid-19 Roles and Responsibilities
  • Preparedness Plan
  • Liaison Responsibilities (for Clients, Families, Staff, HSE, HSPC and HIQA),
  • PPE Policy and Procedures
  • Sick Leave Policy and Procedure
  • IPC Audit Tools
  • IPC Policy and Procedures Covid-19 Update (Hand Hygiene, PPE etc.)

See page 3 of the attached for more detail.


Registration and Further Information

To book go to www.lhpskillnet.ie/courses or  contact LHP Skillnet directly at office@lhpskillnet.ie.

Contact HCI

For more information contact info@hci.care or Phone +353 (0)1 6292559.