Health and Social Care industry resources

On this page you'll find links to many free resources that the IOSH Healthcare Group has made available to members. The Healthcare and Social Care Group recognises that Occupational Health and Safety professionals working throughout both the public and private health and social care sectors produce tools and resources that would benefit fellow members. Many IOSH members working in similar roles spend valuable time producing documents that already exist and by sharing these we can help our colleagues to work more efficiently.

Talking toolkit NHS:

IOSH Covid-19 Guidance and Resources

Obligatory Responses to Violence in Healthcare (ORV)

WHO/ILO interim guidance COVID-19

Working safely during Covid-19

Covid-19: Donning of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)​

Covid-19: Removal and disposal of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Guidance for infection prevention and control in healthcare settings

When to use a surgical face mask or FFP3 respirator

Rational use of personal protective equipment (PPE)

Covid-19: Occupational Health

Improving Working Life with Mindfulness

Stress Risk Assessment template free member resource

The health, safety and wellbeing of shift workers in healthcare environments guidance

Do you have any resources or templates that you and your employer would be willing to share with other Health and Safety professionals? If so we are keen to hear from you, so please contact us.


Disclaimer: The information and opinions expressed on this webpage are those of the author at the time of writing and not necessarily those of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).