Information for GPs on antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2

23 August 2021

Information has been published by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) for healthcare workers in primary care settings on the types of Covid-19 antibody tests available and how to interpret results.

NHSE says GPs to go back to work if they are Covid-19 contact

17 August 2021

NHS England (NHSE) has written to GP practices advising that double-jabbed NHS staff and students who are identified as close contacts of a Covid-19 case “will no longer be expected to isolate and will be expected to return to work”. 

Distributing vaccines and treatments for Covid-19 and flu

16 August 2021

In September 2020, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) hosted a consultation on changes to the Human Medicines Regulations to support the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines and an expanded flu vaccine programme in the UK.