Develop your skills while you work, using the learning opportunities offered by your Library and Knowledge Service.
Join us in learning brand new skills or refreshing your existing ones…from finding quality health information and critically appraising the findings to getting the most out of social media and using technologies in your own teaching.
Sessions take place in our libraries on all sites – book your place at https://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/library/information-skills/ and bring your colleagues!
Save yourself time and ensure you are up-to-date on the latest developments in health care by signing up to KnowledgeShare, our current awareness service which is tailored to your interests and emailed to you at intervals of your choosing. It also links you with colleagues in other trusts to enable sharing of research and best practice.
Register for an NHS OpenAthens password to benefit from the online information tools we provide, ranging from point of care decision support, medicines information, health journals and statistics to clinical images, exam preparation and information to give to your patients.
Explore the full range on our website.
Remember we offer great opportunities throughout the year to help you enrich your knowledge. Contact us for more information.
Check what you need to do, complete online learning or book face-to-face sessions through iris, your one-stop shop for learning at BSUH NHS Trust.
View your mandatory training requirements…
…and find other professional developmental opportunities taking place.
Log in with your BSUH IT account 24/7 from work or home.
No access to a computer? No problem; you can use the computers in our RSCH and PRH libraries anytime to complete your mandatory training through iris.
The Library and Knowledge staff can help you find your way around iris and will refer you to the iris support team if necessary. For more information see the library website.
For support and group bookings, contact email@example.com or x8014.
Are you taking a nursing or health care assistant qualification and are based at BSUH?
The ‘Take a Test’ section of clinicalskills.net has a bank of test questions in areas like medicines management, wound care and catheterisation.
Just go to clinicalskills.net and log in with your OpenAthens password to test your knowledge
Visit our libraries to improve your knowledge and skills in using iris, the Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust e-learning site. We can help you to find your way around iris and support you as you complete your Trust mandatory training online.
No booking or previous experience required. All you need is your Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust username and password to log into iris.
For the up to date schedule of available sessions please see our information skills webpage: https://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/work-and-learn/library-services/training-courses/
iris, the one-stop shop for education at BSUH, now has modules on infection prevention for clinical, and non-clinical staff. Seven of the Trust’s mandatory training modules are now available as e-learning,
In June, the software was upgraded and managers and educators can now see Red–Amber–Green reports of progress.
Log in to iris at iris.bsuh.nhs.uk with your BSUH network username and password.