This letter explains that the public health agencies of the four nations of the UK have agreed that, as from 5 July 2022, the current specific outbreak clade of monkeypox in the UK will no longer be designated as a high consequence infectious disease.
Published 6 July 2022.
In response to the monkepox outbreak, in line with the UK Health Security Agency principles paper, a risk stratified clinical approach has been developed to ensure that confirmed cases receive appropriate care, while also managing transmission risk.
Updated 22 September 2022.
This document sets out the safe care of positive monkeypox cases who are able to isolate at home.