Guidance for contacts of people with confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection who do not live with the person, PHE (updated 24th June 2021)
Guidance for contacts of a person with a positive test result for coronavirus (COVID-19) who do not live with that person. 24 June 2021Updated 10 translated versions. 23 June 2021Updated easy read version. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine adverse reactions, MHRA (updated 24th June 2021)
A weekly report covering adverse reactions to approved COVID-19 vaccines 24 June 2021Updated to include new data up to 16 June 2021. 17 June 2021New weekly summary of Yellow Card reporting for Coronavirus Vaccines with data until 9 June 2021 (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccine surveillance reports, PHE (updated 24th June 2021)
Data on the real-world effectiveness and impact of the COVID-19 vaccines. 24 June 2021Added latest weekly report. 21 June 2021Updated figure 1a in the COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report: 17 June 2021 (week 24). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bridging the Uptake Gap COVID-19 vaccination toolkit for Black African and Black African Caribbean communities, NHS England ( published/updated 24th June 2021)
Evidence-based good practice for increasing vaccination confidence and uptake among Black African and Black African Caribbean populations (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Private providers of coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, DSHC (updated 24th June 2021)
Lists of and information about private providers who have self-declared that they meet the government's minimum standards for the type of commercial COVID-19 testing service they offer. 24 June 2021Updated the general list of providers. 23 June 2021Updated the general list of providers. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surge testing for new coronavirus (COVID-19) variants, DHSC (updated 24th June 2021)
How'surge testing'and genomic sequencing are being used in locations in England where coronavirus (COVID-19) variants have been identified. 24 June 2021Removed London Borough of Hounslow as an area where the new COVID-19 variant is spreading fastest. 22 June 2021Updated list of areas carrying out surge testing to remove Brent Council, Ealing Council, Harrow Council and Hillingdon Council and add Lambeth Council (targeted areas), Cumbria County Council (targeted areas) and Leeds City Council (targeted areas). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection, PHE (updated 23rd June 2021)
Stay-at-home guidance for households with possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. Update in this version (published 23rd June 2021) - updated translations. Update in version published 11th June 2021 - added information on contacts organising a PCR test and added recommendation for those with symptoms to organise a test even if symptoms are mild. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Overview of adult social care guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19), DHSC (updated 23rd June 2021)
Information for adult social care providers on COVID-19 guidance and support. 23 June 2021 Update to guidance in line with recent advice for outbreaks in care homes that contain cases of the Delta variant. 21 June 2021 Updated in line with changes in the'admissions and care of residents in care homes'guidance. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Guidance for contacts of people with confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection who do not live with the person, PHE (updated 23rd June 2021)
Guidance for contacts of a person with a positive test result for coronavirus (COVID-19) who do not live with that person. Update in this version (published 23rd June 2021) – updated easy read version. Update in version published 11th June 2021 - added information on contacts organising a PCR test and added recommendation for those with symptoms to organise a test even if symptoms are mild. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supporting people with arthritis waiting for surgery
This report calls on local health systems to implement a package of support to improve the experiences of people with arthritis who are waiting for surgery. Those surveyed emphasised the importance of getting the right support to manage pain, distress, physical health, wellbeing and finances, as well as the need for good communication from health professionals. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

#NotOK: filling the gaps in mental health support for young people with cancer
This report finds that young people with cancer are unable to access specialist mental health support in parts of the UK, putting them at risk of lifelong trauma. It reveals that more than a third of young cancer patients who felt they needed it, have had no, or reduced access to a psychologist in the six months prior to being surveyed, due to inadequate access in parts of the UK. It also highlights the frustrations of psychologists due to the high demand and'limited resource'. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Socially excluded older people and their access to health and care services: insights from professionals
In this report Age UK and The Salvation Army, together with people who are socially excluded and key professionals, explore some of the challenges older people face when accessing support. Themes the research highlighted are: older people who are socially excluded are living with complex health challenges; existing support services often don't meet the needs of older people; unhealthy behaviours present a greater risk as we get older; and older people face certain attitudes and stereotypes. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Private providers of coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, DHSC (updated 23rd June 2021)
Lists of and information about private providers who have self-declared that they meet the government's minimum standards for the type of commercial COVID-19 testing service they offer. 23 June 2021 Updated the general list of providers. 22 June 2021 Updated the general list of providers. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Organisation testing registration: record of users, DHSC (updated 23rd June 2021)
Guidance and spreadsheet to record the details of people you've tested for coronavirus on that day. 23 June 2021 The multiple registration upload guidance has been updated. Added a note to say that from 1 July, all adult social care settings should use the new version of the record-keeping multiple registration spreadsheet. 15 June 2021 Replaced'Record-keeping multiple registration spreadsheet: care homes'with a new version. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Long COVID webinar, NHS Employers (published 23rd June 2021)
On the 22 June 2021, we hosted a webinar which provided information on how NHS organisations can best support colleagues with long COVID. In the webinar you can hear from: the authors of the COVID-19 return to work guidelines, published by The Society of Occupational Medicine legal firm Capsticks, who outlined the legal implications regarding what employers can and cannot do when it comes to supporting their staff with long COVID speakers from Guy's and St Thomas'NHS Foundation Trust, who shared the work their organisation has done regarding return to work and rehabilitation support for colleagues with long COVID. (So...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Updates and guidance, NHS England ( updated 22nd June 2021)
Regular updates to community pharmacy regarding the emerging COVID-19 situation. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19): admission and care of people in care homes, DHSC/CQC/PHE/NHSE (updated 22nd June 2021)
How to protect care home residents and staff during the coronavirus outbreak. Update in this version (published 22nd June 2021) - updated to include VOC-21APR-02 (Delta variant) as a variant of concern. Update in version published 18th June 2021 - updated throughout and a document has been added to summarise the changes. This update provides new information on visiting policy for residents attending medical appointments out of care homes, the role of essential care givers during a resident's isolation period and the removal of the requirement for new residents from the community to isolate for 14 days upon admission into t...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adult Social Care Markets: House of Commons seventh report of session 202122
Report notes the country cannot afford more broken commitments around care reform; now promised sometime in 2021. It calls for reforms to address decades of neglect over support to carers, younger adults& home care. A long-term funding plan should be part of this. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Interpreting a lateral flow SARS-CoV-2 antigen test, BMJ
The risks and benefits of using these tests for widespread testing of asymptomatic people are the subject of ongoing uncertainty and debate. This practice pointer considers how to interpret and communicate test results based on current understanding of the tests'performance. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Future of covid-19 vaccine pricing: lessons from influenza, BMJ
BMJ Analysis suggests that if the pattern observed with influenza vaccines is repeated, higher prices for covid-19 vaccines set by companies in the future would have important implications for health spending, public health programme budgets, and insurance premiums. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

(COVID-19) Coronavirus restrictions: what you can and cannot do, Cabinet Office
Coronavirus restrictions remain in place. Find out what you can and cannot do. 22 June 2021 Removed Hounslow from list of areas where there's an enhanced response to the spread of the Delta variant 21 June 2021 Translations updated to guidance published on 14 June. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 Florence Nightingale Diagrams of Deaths in England & Wales, CEBM (published 22nd June 2021)
The number of deaths registered in England and Wales was 10,204 deaths in the week ending 11 June 2021 (Week 23); 2.3% above the five-year average (227 more deaths). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable, PHE and DHSC (updated 21st June 2021)
Information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. 21 June 2021 Added link to guidance on national restrictions. 3 June 2021 Added audio and British Sign Language (BSL) versions. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Visiting arrangements in care homes, DHSC (updated 21st June 2021)
Sets out how care homes can support families and visitors to visit residents. 21 June 2021 Updated the section'In the event of an outbreak in the care home'to add the Delta variant as a variant of concern. 17 June 2021 Updated to reflect that: 1. Care home residents should isolate following a visit only where it includes an overnight stay in hospital, or is deemed high-risk following an individual risk assessment. 2. Residents no longer should isolate on admission into the care home from the community. 3. Every resident can nominate an essential care giver. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surge testing for new coronavirus (COVID-19) variants, DHSC (updated 22nd June 2021)
How'surge testing'and genomic sequencing are being used in locations in England where coronavirus (COVID-19) variants have been identified. 22 June 2021 Updated list of areas carrying out surge testing to remove Brent Council, Ealing Council, Harrow Council and Hillingdon Council and add Lambeth Council (targeted areas), Cumbria County Council (targeted areas) and Leeds City Council (targeted areas). 18 June 2021 Added Birmingham City Council to list of areas where the new COVID-19 variant is spreading fastest. Updated list of areas carrying out surge testing to remove Redbridge Council and add Surrey County C...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Private providers of coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, DHSC (updated 22nd June 2021)
Lists of and information about private providers who have self-declared that they meet the government's minimum standards for the type of commercial COVID-19 testing service they offer. 22 June 2021 Updated the general list of providers. 21 June 2021 Updated the general list of providers. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Enhanced service specification: Long COVID 2021/22, NHS England (updated 21st June 2021)
This enhanced service specification aims to support general practice in managing Long COVID. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BMJ Editorial: Persistent pulmonary disease after acute covid-19, BMJ
Editorial summarises studies to date which show that persisting respiratory complications do occur and that severity of infection and prior health status are main determinants of radiological and functional impairment longer term. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccination FAQs: students in Higher Education Institutions, NHS England
This document addresses a number of FAQs on COVID-19 vaccination which is now being offered to everyone aged 18 or over at local sites run by GPs or community pharmacies, at larger vaccination centres and in some hospitals. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccine surveillance reports, PHE (updated 21st June 2021)
Data on the real-world effectiveness and impact of the COVID-19 vaccines. 21 June 2021Updated figure 1a in the COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report: 17 June 2021 (week 24). 17 June 2021Added COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report: 17 June 2021 (week 24). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Overview of adult social care guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19), DHSC (updated 21st June 2021)
Information for adult social care providers on COVID-19 guidance and support. 21 June 2021Updated in line with changes in the'admissions and care of residents in care homes'guidance. 10 June 2021Updated to include new information on funding for social care, defining and reporting outbreaks in social care, testing for recipients of social care, updating contact information for the NSDR, information for care staff and information on the capacity tracker. We have also removed references to shielding and removed withdrawn guidance (such as redeploying workers and volunteers). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19): providing unpaid care, DHSC (updated 21st June 2021)
Information for people who are caring, unpaid, for friends or family during the coronavirus outbreak. 21 June 2021Updates made to guidance in line with minor changes on the 21st June in restrictions. 4 June 2021Under'Making alternative arrangements for care', removed reference to shielding. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Private providers of coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, DHSC (updated 21st June 2021)
Lists of and information about private providers who have self-declared that they meet the government's minimum standards for the type of commercial COVID-19 testing service they offer. 21 June 2021Updated the general list of providers. 18 June 2021Updated the general list of providers. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Book chapter 2 on consent updated, PHE (updated 18th June 2021)
Information for public health professionals on immunisation. 18 June 2021Chapter extensively revised with new and updated information on consent and the addition of new resources. 19 March 2013First published. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Following a satisfactory review, MHRA extends authorisation of NHS Test and Trace lateral flow devices, MHRA (published 17th June 2021)
Information for the public about lateral flow devices (LFDs) provided by NHS Test and Trace. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Global covid-19 vaccine rollout and safety surveillancehow to keep pace, BMJ
This analysis notes the development of rare, serious adverse events after covid-19 vaccination highlights critical importance of robust vaccine safety surveillance systems, and how national regulatory authorities should establish formal collaborations to promote sharing of data. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid-19: Prepare for a third wave, warns England's chief medical officer, BMJ
Speaking at a conference, the Chief Medical Officer highlighted the positive impact that the vaccination programme is having on deaths and serious illness, but noted that the growth of the significantly more transmissible delta Covid-19 variant made a third wave likely. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid-19 vaccine outreach: local knowledge, contacts, and credibility really, really matter, BMJ
This Feature article looks at local initiatives to tackle poorer Covid-19 vaccine uptake for under-served groups. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Imatinib in patients with severe COVID-19: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, clinical trial, The Lancet Respiratory Medicine
In this RCT (n=400), imatinib (800mg load followed by 400mg daily on days 1-9) did not reduce the time to discontinuation of ventilation and supplemental oxygen for more than 48 consecutive hours in patients with COVID-19 requiring supplemental oxygen. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapid realist review of the role of community pharmacy in the public health response to COVID-19, BMJ Open
Research finds community pharmacy (CP) has been able to offer key services during the pandemic, and it could play a'key clinical role'in any future COVID-19 vaccination programmes. Researchers call on decision-makers to support a clearly defined public health role for CP. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tackling Covid-19: A case for better financial support to self-isolate, Nuffield Trust
Asking people with Covid-19 to self-isolate is vital to keep the pandemic under control as lockdown measures ease, yet only 52% of people who have symptoms isolate. This briefing by the Nuffield Trust and the Resolution Foundation argues that financial support through schemes similar to furlough should be expanded so that workers isolating can continue to receive their full wages. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Targeted AF detection in COVID-19 vaccination clinics, GIRFT
This document brings together learning from several pilot sites which have been carrying out targeted detection of atrial fibrillation (AF) in COVID-19 vaccination clinics. The aim is to provide guidance for systems wishing to develop a standard operating procedure for offering targeted rhythm checks for AF detection in mass vaccination clinics. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Remaining vigilant about COVID-19 and suicide, Lancet Psychiatry
In The Lancet Psychiatry, Jane Pirkis and colleagues present the results of an interrupted time-series analysis of real-time data on suicides from 21 countries, including national data from ten countries as well as data from 25 regions across a further 11 countries. Their analysis suggests that, in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic (April 1 to July 31, 2020), rates of suicide did not increase relative to modelled estimates of the number of suicides that would have occurred in this period without the pandemic. Additionally, the results indicated that suicide rates might have decreased in some areas. Pirkis and colle...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A matter of priority: COVID-19 vaccination and mental health, Lancet Psychiatry
People with severe mental illness have a substantially reduced life expectancy, from 15 –20 years less than those without schizophrenia, bipolar, or major depressive disorders. This grim statistic is, unfortunately, one of the few things that all in the mental health field can agree on—the evidence is too overwhelming to argue otherwise. The primary reasons for this disgraceful dis parity are also well established: our governments and societies are not designed to support people with severe mental illness, leaving them vulnerable to a host of physical health comorbidities associated with unstable housing, unemp...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientific evidence supporting the government response to coronavirus (COVID-19), SAGE (updated 18th June 2021)
Evidence considered by the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE). 18 June 2021We've added 1 new paper under May and 3 under June. 14 June 2021We've published minutes for SAGE 90, 91 and 92 and added 2 new papers under May and 12 under June. We've also published an SPI-M-O consensus statement that was considered during a week in which no SAGE was held. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The R value and growth rate, DHSC and SAGE (updated 18th June 2021)
The latest reproduction number (R) and growth rate of coronavirus (COVID-19). 18 June 2021The R range for England is 1.2 to 1.4 and the growth rate range for England is +3% to +6% per day as of 18 June 2021. 11 June 2021The R range for England is 1.2 to 1.4 and the growth rate range for England is +3% to +6% per day as of 11 June 2021. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Case for Change
This review of children's social care aims to look at issues through the perspective of children and families throughout their interactions with children's social care. It finds that the system is currently under significant strain: more families are being investigated, more children are in care and costs are spiralling as money is increasingly spent on crisis intervention. It also finds that underlying this there are significant inequalities – with deprivation, ethnicity and prior care experience all associated with increased likelihood of state intervention. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strengthening NHS board diversity
An independent taskforce asked to examine the diversity of health care leadership has said that NHS organisations can create a'sustainable pipeline'of senior leaders that properly reflect the diversity of their staff and communities by refreshing their processes for appointing chairs and non-executive directors (NEDs). The report, based on the feedback of taskforce members including NHS chairs, NEDs and chief executives, found that while there are pockets of innovation, the current NHS appointment process for NEDs would benefit from a standard, more transparent procedure. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Locked out: digitally excluded people's experiences of remote GP appointments
This report investigates the barriers to accessing digital and remote care, drawing on the experiences of people who experienced digital exclusion during the pandemic. This included older people, people with disabilities, and people with limited English. It finds that people can be digitally excluded for various reasons including digital skill level, affordability of technology, disabilities, or language barriers. The report suggests the need for a programme of investment in digital literacy and online access while emphasising the importance of maintaining face-to-face methods to ensure no one falls through the gaps. (Sour...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arrangements for visiting out of the care home, DHSC (updated 17th June 2021)
Sets out how care homes can support residents on visits outside of the care home. 17 June 2021Updated to reflect that: 1. Care home residents should isolate following a visit only where it includes an overnight stay in hospital, or is deemed high-risk following an individual risk assessment. 2 Residents no longer should isolate on admission into the care home from the community. Removed'Visits out of care homes: summary of guidance'. 15 June 2021Adding call-out box to press release,'Care home residents can stay overnight as visiting restrictions ease.'(Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news