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Covid-19 Primary Care Resources

Staff Support

QCovid Risk Calculator Diabetes Mental Health Other conditions Socially Vulnerable Groups Testing, Trials and Research

Additional people are now being added to the Shielded Patient List using the QCovid risk calculator

Patient adherence to mask wearing Infection Control

Guidance for when patients decline to wear masks

Communicating with children about Covid-19 Children and Young People

A guide for key worker parents and carers when talking to children

Emotional support services for NHS Staff

Counselling and support services for different groups

Doctors long Covid support group Post-viral recovery

For doctors who have or feel they might have long Covid

Psychological responses to disasters Mental Health

Guidance on the natural course of community recovery, and signs of compassion fatigue

Free access to wellbeing apps for all NHS staff

Evidence based apps to support mental well-being, improve sleep and help manage anxiety

Risk assessments for staff

Current guidance for employers and tools to help you quantify your risk

Guidance on personal risk for doctors during the Covid pandemic Infection Control

Recognising professional and personal limits, and how to access guidance and support

PPE shortages and crowdfunding Infection Control

If you cannot obtain PPE through official channels, you may want to request this from volunteers

Key workers can now self refer for a Covid-19 test Testing, Trials and Research

Details of home and regional testing for key workers and their households, and when best to take the test

Practitioner Health Wellbeing Support

Our NHS People have introduced a confidential staff support line

BMA Counselling and peer support for doctors

BMA confidential 24/7 counselling and peer support services open to all doctors and medical students