Support Alert

Living with COVID-19 (England) & COVID-19 Strategic Framework update (Scotland)

Living with COVID-19 - England
The government have outlined the plan for Living with COVID-19.
NHS England has written to the NHS system with an initial update in the light of this plan and to outline the areas that are being reviewed and may change, and to highlight those areas that will remain the same.
The letter includes updates on:

  • NHS staff who test positive
  • Testing for patients and staff
  • Infection, Prevention and Control
  • Visiting guidance
  • COVID treatments

Further details of NHS England letter can be found on the NHS England and NHS Improvement website

COVID-19 Strategic Framework update- Scotland
The Scottish government have updated the strategic framework for COVID-19. This update of the Strategic Framework sets out Scotland’s approach to managing COVID-19 and its associated harms effectively for the long term. The framework includes updates on:

  • Vaccinations
  • Testing and surveillance
  • Supporting people at risk

Further details of the framework can be found on the Scottish government website