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Covid-19 updates

Covid-19 updates

This page has been created to keep you up to date and informed regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the impact that it is having on us all. We have also created this page to offer tips, advice, and reassurance during this challenging time. You will also find links to various blogs and informative websites.

NHS Covid-19 app: All YOU Need to Know!

Read our blog here: https://www.abicare.co.uk/nhs-covid-19-app-all-you-need-to-know/

Application download links

For iPhonehttps://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1520427663

For Android phonehttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=uk.nhs.covid19.production

For more help on downloading the app see this user guide.

Other considerations (From UKHCA newsletter)

Homecare workers, practising infection prevention and control (IPC) including wearing correct PPE, can pause contact tracing on the app so that they are not recorded as making contacts while they have suitable protection in place.

Covid-19 Risk Assessment working in the office – Head Office, Salisbury

Assessment file – https://www.abicare.co.uk/app/uploads/2020/06/Covid19-Risk-Assessment-Salisbury-HO.pdf

Important Advice for Carers

Donning & Doffing PPE- Demonstration videos

Donning PPE demonstration by Abicare training team.
Doffing PPE demonstration by Abicare training team

Donning & Doffing PPE- Visual Guide and Detailed Information

Good Practice for Dealing With Covid-19

Your Guide to Getting Home Safely

Stay at Home Guidance Chart

What is Coronavirus? How Can You Help to Prevent it?

The Importance of Social Distancing

The Importance of Self Isolation

The Importance of Going Into Quarantine

Support for Carers

The Wobble Line :
The Wobble Line The Wobble Line is a dedicated telephone support line for all those working in pre-hospital care. It provides a listening ear and a friendly voice for the families and loved ones of those working at or around the front line.  0300 303 1756

Dr Kellyn Lee:
Any carers who are struggling at this time I am offering 30 minute slots of free talking therapy over the telephone or video call.  This will continue for the period of social distancing. The number to call is 07940424198


Government Sets up Nationwide WhatsApp Group for Covid-19

The Government have set up a free to use WhatsApp group to provide advice on the Coronavirus pandemic. Follow the link to find out how you can sign up: https://www.spirefm.co.uk/news/lifestyle/3069808/government-sets-up-nationwide-whatsapp-group-for-covid-19-info/

Covid-19 Government Response- March 2020

In light of the most recent government announcement, it is vital that people stay at home and only leave their homes for “very limited purposes.”
Click this link for detailed information: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

*Important Info- Coronavirus (COVID-19): MOTs for cars, vans and motorcycles due from 30 March 2020*


*Free Parking Offer Extended*

Great news! NPC are extending their free parking offer to anyone needing to travel and park during the lockdown period. Visit this link for further information: https://www.ncp.co.uk/parking-solutions/free-parking-offer/

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