Coronavirus: Latest Update

Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), a new illness that affects your lungs and airways

Covid-19 Treatments for Highest Risk Community (non-hospitalised patients) : A new community based Covid-19 treatment will be accessible for NEL patients from 16 December 2021, provided by the NEL local COVID-19 Medicine Delivery Unit (CMDU) at Barts Health. Details of this service and what you do and don’t need to do in general practice are attached. Also attached is an easy read patient leaflet explaining the new treatments.

Covid Restrictions Update: While COVID restrictions will end in many settings in England from 19 July, everyone visiting hospitals, GP practices, dentists, optometrists and pharmacies must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules, unless they are unable to do so for medical reasons.
This will help to ensure the safety of our patients, visitors and staff, especially those who are more vulnerable to infection.

 Check if you have coronavirus symptoms
Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and where to get medical advice if you think you have them.​

 Check THIS LINK now to watch VIDEOS on the importance of the Covid-19 Vaccine - These videos have been created in a host of different lanuguages to ensure that all Londeners can understand the importance of getting the Covid-19 vaccine.

 Vaccinating Housebound Patients in Newham - Click to watch a video for more information on how we are vaccinating housebound patients in Newham.

 Keeping Safe while isolating at home - Find our more information on keeping safe whilst isolating at home. 

 What to do if you or someone you live with has symptoms of coronavirus
Advice about not leaving your home (self-isolation) and looking after yourself if you or someone you live with has symptoms.

 People at higher risk from coronavirus
Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.

 Coronavirus in children
Advice about symptoms of coronavirus in children, including when to get medical help if your child seems unwell.​

 Staying at home to avoid getting coronavirus
Advice about staying at home to avoid getting coronavirus, including when you can leave your home and how to get medical help.​

 Help the NHS respond to coronavirus
Find out what you can do to help the NHS respond to the spread of coronavirus.

 Links to more information about coronavirus
Links to government advice, information for health professionals and advice for other parts of the UK.

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As a practice we are not able to provide any patient with an exemption certificate or letter.  The risks of Covid-19 infection is still significant so please wear face coverings. Should you feel that you should be exempt from wearing a face covering please download an exemption card


ADVICE ACCURATE AS OF 16:10 24/04/2020