Masks still essential in all adult care settings!

Following the recent change in guidance to asymptomatic COVID-19 testing in health and social care we have had several queries and concerns regarding mask wearing. We would like to remind you that the guidance on the use of masks and all other IPC measures within...

Mask wearing by visitors

It has been brought to our attention by the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Cell that some care homes are struggling with visitors and professionals not wearing face masks. Most COVID outbreaks are being brought into homes by visitors, so its important managers...

CAS Alert: Novel Coronavirus

Source: Department of Health & Social Care Message for all clinical staff encountering patients with respiratory infections arrived from overseas This alert was sent as a separate email to all members last week, here. This is a copy of that email in case anyone...
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