Cross-skill training for pandemic Covid-19

Staff from out-with critical care may be required to help care for patients with COVID-19. This document summarises an approach to the training of non- ICU members of staff with transferable and/or trainable/retrainable skills to facilitate safe and effective care of these patients at this time.


  • Critical Care Workforce Group
  • Fundamentals of ITU



Association of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine , Intensive Care Society, Royal College of Anaesthetists

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