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Information on the Government’s additional COVID-19 advice for people whose immune system means they are at higher risk
Letter to all GPs about the Government’s new guidance for people whose immune system means they are at higher risk of serious illness if they become infected with COVID-19.
Published 4 January 2022.
COVID-19 waste management standard operating procedure
Waste management approach for all healthcare facilities in England and Wales during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Updated November 2021.
Information about the end of the shielding programme and managing the closure of the Shielded Patient List
What the end of the shielding programme means for patients and clinicians. Letter from Professor Jennifer Harries, Steve Powis and Professor Jonathan Benger.
Published 17 September 2021.
Supporting pregnant women using maternity services and access for parents of babies in neonatal units
Key actions NHS trusts should take so that women can have support when receiving maternity care.
Published 1 April 2022.
GOV.UK: local health protection team
How to find your local health protection team in England for help preventing and reducing the effect of diseases.
Standard operating procedures
Procedures for waste management, the NHS Directory of Services and transporting patients by ambulance.
Posters to be displayed at entrances to GP practices, community pharmacies and other NHS premises.
Letters for staff and organisations across the NHS about coronavirus-related topics.
Microsoft Teams for NHSmail users
Instructions for NHS staff on using Microsoft Teams for meetings and calls.
Supporting our people
A package of emotional, psychological and practical support for colleagues in the NHS.
Primary care bulletin
Past issues of the regular email newsletter for primary care.
NICE content on COVID 19. Includes guidance, advice, evidence summaries and resources.
Webinars for primary care staff
How to register to see upcoming and past webinars about the latest COVID-19 updates.
Advice for health and justice healthcare teams on medicines and pharmacy services continuity
The changes that may be needed to provide continuity of medicines during an outbreak.
Updated 11 June 2020.
GOV.UK: Patient transfer
Transferring patients with suspected COVID-19.
Help for ambulance services to safely transport patients that require COVID testing to and from hospital.
Published 22 February 2020.
E-learning for health catalogue
Online training resources for healthcare staff.
Using the ICON programme to help prevent non-accidental injuries to babies during the coronavirus pandemic.
Published 2 April 2020.
The BMJ: COVID-19 hub
Practical guidance, online CPD courses, and the latest news, comment, and research from BMJ.