COVID-19 data collection tool
The RCSLT has developed a dataset and a data collection tool to support the speech and language therapy profession with capturing data on the management of patients with confirmed and suspected COVID-19. Visit our page about the COVID-19 data collection tool to:
- Download the spreadsheet and accompanying resources.
- Register your SLT service to submit data to the national database and access reports.
- Find out more about how you can collect this data if you are already using the RCSLT Online Outcome Tool.
If you have any feedback or questions, please contact ROOT@rcslt.org.
Understanding the mid- to long-term speech and language therapy needs associated with COVID-19
Between 24 February and 10 March 2021, the RCSLT conducted a survey to gather insights into the experiences of members who are working with people with Long COVID. The results of which are shared in the report – Long COVID and speech and language therapy: Understanding the mid- to long-term speech and language therapy needs and the impact on services (PDF) – which also makes recommendations for action at a national level, system level and workforce level, and for greater public awareness.