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Scottish Government COVID-19 guidance for carers

Section: The ALLIANCEType: News Item Date Published: 27th March 2020

The Scottish Government provides clinical guidance on COVID-19 for social care settings.

The Chief Medical Officer Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Social Work Adviser issued a letter about COVID-19 clinical guidance for social care settings, view the COVID-19: CMO/CNO/CSWA letter on social care settings (this link will take you away from our website).

To view guidance aimed at local authorities, Health and Social Care Partnerships (HSCPs) and registered providers, who support and deliver care and support to people in their own homes to support measures to prevent and prepare for infection in people receiving care at home or housing support, visit COVID-19: clinical guidance for the management of clients accessing care at home, housing support and sheltered housing (this link will take you away from our website).

Health Protection Scotland updated their COVID-19 information and guidance for social or community care and residential settings, visit Health Protection Scotland (this link will take you away from our website) for their updated information.

This information is accurate at the date of publication of this ALLIANCE news item, 27 March 2020.

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