Guidance for NHS Scotland Workforce Staff and Managers on Coronavirus - 30 March 2020

PUBLICATION OF NATIONAL GUIDANCE FOR NHS SCOTLAND STAFF AND MANAGERS ON CORONAVIRUS

This letter publicises a single national guidance document on coronavirus, that directs staff to verified sources of advice. This will inform a standard approach to occupational health, for application across NHS Scotland.
https://www.staffgovernance.scot.nhs.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/guidance/

Dated 30th March 2020 - please check site for updated guidance hereafter - long letter, but well sectioned, topics included are:

1. Why is COVID-19 different from other viruses?

2. How is COVID-19 spread?

3. How do I protect myself at work?

4. How do I prevent onward transmission of the virus?

5. What should I do if I have a person with a high-risk medical condition in my household?

6. What childcare provisions are in place?

7. What should I do if I have a high-risk medical condition?

8. When will I get testing?

ANNEX A: FAQs for Health and Social Care Workers