Covid-19 Home Care Tips and Advice
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 iPhone – https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1520427663
For Android phone – https://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
Important Advice for Carers
Donning & Doffing PPE- Demonstration video
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 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
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) GOVERNMENT UPDATES
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
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