Launch of NHS England Safeguarding app, April 202130-Apr-2021
A Safeguarding app providing an overview of necessary legislation and guidance covering both adult and children’s safeguarding is now available for free on the Apple app store and Android Play stores.
The NHS Safeguarding app has been developed to act as a comprehensive resource for healthcare professionals, carers and citizens, offering 24-hour mobile access on up to date legislation and guidance across the safeguarding life course.
Recently launched by NHS England, the app also provides an NHS staff guide and contains regional contact information on how to report a safeguarding concern, as well as links to national bodies and for healthcare staff to have a one stop sign posting and safeguarding information
The resource tool can also be viewed through a MyGuideApps web link which is available for health staff who use a desktop rather than remote devices.