Especially for Libraries Week, here’s just a selection of the rich resources we have to support your Health and Wellbeing.
NHS OpenAthens password required for online access; register here: http://openathens.nice.org.uk/
Explore our full range via our website: https://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/library/
Pick up a leaflet from our health promotion collection at the RSCH Library.
The leaflets cover all aspects of mental health, ranging from Anxiety to Self-harm.
See the full range on the Health Promotion section of our website.
Web and other resources
BSUH Wellbeing is a place for BSUH staff to find information, activities and support for health and wellbeing at work, and at home.
HELP – Health, Employee Learning and Psychotherapy services
The Health Employee Learning and Psychotherapy (HELP) service provides staff with confidential support, counselling and psychotherapy for a range of issues. Sometimes work related- from stress management to relational issues, employment difficulties or following critical/ traumatic events, to personal issues that may be affecting the individual.
NHS Employers Health and wellbeing
NHS Employers help employers make sense of current and emerging healthcare issues. They provide up to date information on the latest workforce thinking and expert opinion, with practical advice and information, and generating opportunities to network and share knowledge and best practice. NHS Employers aims to provide advice to improve the working lives of staff and provide high-quality care for patients.
This 2015 report by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), entitled Work and wellbeing in the NHS: why staff health matters to patient care, sets out why it is in the best interests of both patients and NHS organisations for the health, wellbeing and engagement of the NHS workforce to be prioritised.
Evidence searches carried out on Wellbeing
Well- being and mental health in the workplace
Workplace wellbeing, staff retention and returner support in the NHS
Impact of rostering on nursing staff wellbeing/quality of life
Effective ways of measuring wellbeing for staff in health and care
Workplace wellbeing programmes in routine and manual occupations
Psychosocial care and support interventions promoting mental health and wellbeing
Health and wellbeing benefits of dance
Health and wellbeing packs for patients
Contact us for guidance and more resources.