PPE Process – Unpaid Carers

Unpaid Carers who require PPE should contact Inverclyde Carer’s Centre: 01475 735180 or [email protected] Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm

  1. Carer centre staff will complete an initial triage comprising of a standardised and brief Q & A session in order to make decisions about need and prioritisation.
  2. The questions take into account the COVID19 advice for unpaid Carers providing personal care as published by Scottish Government.
  3. The Carer Centre will contact HSCP PPE Hub by either telephone or e-mail with request and adhering to GDPR Guidance.
  4. Inverclyde HSCP PPE Hub will contact the Carer direct and arrange delivery of the PPE.
  5. Unpaid Carers will continue to source their own stock of PPE as per business as usual, where this fails, the local Hub will provide PPE.
  6. Supplies will be used in line with guidance distributed equitably according to need.
  7. Weekend’s will have a reduced emergency supply service: Sat/Sun-9am-1pm Tel: 07387236569
  8. HSCP PPE Hub Leads: Heather Simpson, Operations Manager and Lorraine Harrison, Registered Manager, Fitzgerald Centre.