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GOSH: Gloves off campaign

Interview with nursing team that led on Gloves off Campaign

In 2019 Nicola Wilson, Helen Dunn, Amy Leonard undertook a successful “Gloves Off” campaign. In this interview Nicola Wilson will talk through the teams motivations, challenges and successes and top tips.

Nicola Wilson is Lead Practice Educator (Brain & Body, Bones and Mind) at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust.

The glove aware campaign was directed towards patients, carers and families, but also we encouraged staff to have conversations directly with the patients and carers.

For more information you can look at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust internet site. The project has also been published in the Nursing Times.

The RCN also have a number of resources.

Further resources

GOSHpods goes Green is a new series from GOSHpods, produced by the Learning Academy in collaboration with the GOSH sustainability team, focussing on the important issue of sustainability in healthcare. Over the course of 6 weekly episodes, series 1 will explore the issue of climate change, how healthcare practices are contributing to the climate emergency and look at the steps that staff at Great Ormond Street Hospital are taking to reduce our carbon impact!

Listen to the trailer to find out more.

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