Key COVID-19 guidance for primary care

28 May 2020

All practice staff must be made aware of the NHS England standard operating procedure (SOP), and the latest case definitions and guidance on patients at most risk of severe illness as a result of COVID-19, including those advised to shield themselves and other at-risk groups.

NICE issues further COVID-19 rapid guidelines

28 April 2020

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published more guidelines in its COVID-19 Rapid Guideline series of information for healthcare practitioners on maximising the safety of patients during the COVID-19 outbreak.

NICE rapid guidance on managing COVID-19 in primary care issued

13 April 2020

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published new "rapid guidance" on symptom management in patients with suspected and confirmed COVID-19 in the community, including at the end of life, together with specific advice on managing those with pneumonia.