NHS staff are described, rightly, as members of the country’s frontline defence against coronavirus. That frontline is populated by another group of equally dedicated men and women: care workers. Paul Jenkins, Covid -19 Senior Briefing Officer here at the Department of Health and Social Care, explains the support provided to date and signposts services available to keep them well in mind and body.
Paul Jenkins is currently Covid -19 Senior Briefing Officer, Adult Social Care PPE at the Department of Health and Social Care.
The overall focus of the team is on ensuring that social care providers and care workers have access to Personal Protective Equipment.