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Covid-19 Primary Care Resources


Staff Support

BMA Counselling and peer support for doctors

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

Risk assessments for staff

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

QCovid Risk Calculator

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

Diabetes Mental Health Other conditions Socially Vulnerable Groups Testing, Trials and Research
Patient adherence to mask wearing

Guidance for when patients decline to wear masks

Infection Control
Communicating with children about Covid-19

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

Children and Young People
Emotional support services for NHS Staff

Counselling and support services for different groups

Doctors long Covid support group

For doctors who have or feel they might have long Covid

Post-viral recovery
Psychological responses to disasters

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

Mental Health
Free access to wellbeing apps for all NHS staff

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

Guidance on personal risk for doctors during the Covid pandemic

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

Infection Control
PPE shortages and crowdfunding

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

Infection Control
Key workers can now self refer for a Covid-19 test

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

Testing, Trials and Research
Practitioner Health Wellbeing Support

Our NHS People have introduced a confidential staff support line