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Coronavirus – guidance for staff

Here are web links from Gov.UK which provide real-time updated guidance about corona virus for:

We are updating these links as new advice and guidance material becomes available. If you are looking for specific communications materials which you can't find please contact: DCHST.communications@nhs.net

If you need general help and guidance about keeping yourselves and your workplace safe as part of sensible precautions against  coronavirus, our Infection Prevention and Control Team is contactable via the triage line T: 01246 515870 or E: DCHST.infectioncontrol@nhs.net

Staff who suspect they may have come into contact with someone with coronavirus should contact their line manager immediately via telephone, or the On-Call Manager out of hours via 01332 623700 (asking for the DCHS on-call manager). 

Please can we also remind staff of the importance of regular handwashing as a preventative measure in reducing infections generally.