Focus on: e-Learning for Healthcare

e-Learning for Healthcare (or e-LfH for short) is a Health Education England Programme working in partnership with the NHS and professional bodies to support patient care by providing e-learning to educate and train the health and social care workforce’ (http://www.e-lfh.org.uk/about/ accessed 30/05/17).

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The e-Lfh hub hosts a wide range of e-Learning programmes, from the Care Certificate to Management and Leadership skills. A full list of programmes can be found here.

Before you can access any of the programmes you will need to register/log in. You can do this by clicking the purple button in the top right hand corner of the e-Lfh page or by clicking this link to the e-Lfh portal.CaptureOnce the e-Lfh portal loads choose ‘sign in with OpenAthens’.

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You will then be prompted to sign in with your OpenAthens account details (if you’re not yet registered with OpenAthens you can register for free here).CaptureIf you’re accessing e-Lfh for the first time using your OpenAthens account the ‘linking your e-Lfh’ page should be displayed.

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If you already have an e-Lfh account enter your current log in details in the relevant boxes on the left, and click ‘find your account’ to link your OpenAthens account.

If you don’t have an e-Lfh account choose the ‘proceed to next step’ option on the right, you will then be prompted to enter your email address (as registered with OpenAthens). Once you’ve done this click ‘create account’. Your account should now be linked😀.

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Now you’re account is linked and you’re logged in you should see your personal dashboard displayed, which should look something like this ⬇️.

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The ‘My e-Learning’ tab shows the programmes which you have enrolled into. To enroll into other learning programmes click on the ‘view full catalogue’ option. This will then bring up a full list of learning programmes.

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To enroll in any of the training programmes listed, click on the programme name (you may need to do this twice) then press ‘enrol’ & ‘continue with enrolment’

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The new training programme should now show up in your account dashboard. You should now be able to play/access the assigned training programmes from here.

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If you’d like any further help accessing e-Learning for Healthcare please ask a member of library staff who will be happy to help with any queries you may have 😀

e-Learning For Healthcare now free for OpenAthens users

Thank you to The Christie Library and Knowledge Service for putting together this informative post on e-Learning for Healthcare.

If you’re not yet registered with NHS OpenAthens you can register for free here. You can find out more about the benefits of OpenAthens in this blog post.

eLearning resources now available with your OpenAthens account!

All OpenAthens account holders now have access to a large set of elearning resources from Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH).

This organisation works in partnership with the NHS and professional bodies to support patient care by providing e-learning to educate and train the health and social care workforce.

All content is nationally quality-assured and available for free, 24/7.

The online training sessions enhance traditional learning, support existing teaching methods and provide a valuable reference point.

HEE e-LfH has added the e-LfH Hub and its thousands of e-learning sessions to the list of OpenAthens resources to make it easier to access them.

You can find the new content by going to https://openathens.nice.org.uk/Auth/Login. Log in with your OpenAthens username and password, and click on My Resources in the menu on the left hand side.

via e-Learning For Healthcare now free for OpenAthens users — The Christie Library and Knowledge Service Blog

Focus On: Wiley Medical & Nursing Collection

The Wiley Medical & Nursing Collection brings together over 400 premium healthcare journal titles, including Journal of Advanced Nursing,British Journal of Surgery and BJOG to name just a few. A complete list of the titles in the collection can be viewed here.

Wiley Titles

To access the online content staff will need an NHS Athens account. If you’re not yet registered for NHS Athens you can register here. 

We have signed up to a trial until the end of May 2017, with a view to purchase. We are keen to obtain feedback on this content from our library users, so please get in touch with the team if you have any comments or suggestions.

If you have any queries please get in touch with a member of library staff (library.pgh@midyorks.nhs.uk / x53899) who will be happy to help!

E-Books- OUP Handbooks & Textbooks

Oxford Medicine Online

Tired of waiting for the Oxford textbook/handbook that you need to be returned?

Would you like the information you need at your fingertips, when and where you need it?

You can now access 130 Oxford press titles online. These eBooks are also available to CCG staff in Wakefield, North Kirklees & Calderdale. To access this resource, you need to use your NHS OpenAthens account (if you’re not yet registered you can sign up for free   here)

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Follow the instructions below to access these eBooks!

Oxford Medicine online resources can be accessed via:

The library catalogue

Click “Read Me” button to go straight to your chosen title

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When asked to sign in do this via Athens, the organisation is NHS England

Then select Browse all titles in your subscription to view available eBooks

Follow this link to see more about Oxford Medicine Online :

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSxllUlllko&feature=youtu.be