Information and advice about coronavirus
General guidance and information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) is available on the NHS website https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
General guidance and information is also available on the government website https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
These websites will give you information on how to protect yourself and others, handwashing, employment and financial support and information for businesses, healthcare workers and carers.
You can click on the documents below for information sheets aimed at different groups of people:
Self Care if you have Covid-19
If you do have symptoms you need to stay at home for between 7 and 14 days depending on your circumstances. You can find stay at home guidance from the government here: Self Isolation Guidance
If you are self-isolating due to coronavirus symptoms you do NOT need a sick note from your GP. You can obtain an isolation note via the NHS website. Click HERE to visit the page and obtain your note.
Returning to School
We understand some parents may have concerns about their child returning to school in June. Our Local Medical Committee have provided some hepful information for parents that can be found HERE.
Government advice on face coverings can be found HERE.
Patients do not need a letter from their GP to certify that they cannot wear a face mask.
Please see this letter from Derbyshire Local Medical Committee for patients who may be exempt from wearing face coverings for further information:
Exemption cards can be downloaded from the government website HERE.