CLICK HERE FOR MAKATON VIDEOS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS

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IF YOU THINK YOU SHOULD BE EXEMPT FROM WEARING FACE COVERINGS PLEASE  SEE THE INFORMATION IN THE LINKS BELOW. PLEASE DO NOT REQUEST AN EXEMPTION LETTER FROM YOUR GP.

Government guidance on face coverings

Guidance for passengers

Local Medical Committee Guidance (pdf document)

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ABOUTUSEFUL LOCAL, COMMUNITY & NATIONAL CONTACT INFORMATION

Suckley Good Neighbour Scheme -    01886 840480

Alfrick and Lulsey Community shop   01886 832862

 

Shielding letter

 

For people with medical conditions who have received a letter advising them to shield for 12 weeks to register for additional support with daily living  tasks such as shopping and social care call the helpline on 0800 0288327.

 

GoodSam

 

For the wider community people who are at risk / vulnerable and have been advised to self-isolate. You can refer people to receive the support of an NHS volunteer responder via www.goodsamapp.org/nhs

 

Here2Help – District and County Council provision

 

To be contacted by a volunteer fill in the form on the Worcestershire County Council website  RequestForHelp or call 01905 768053 between 8am to 8pm Monday to Sunday. For vulnerable people self-isolating and unable to seek help from friends and neighbours. Aim to respond within 48 hours.

 

Medicine and Food deliveries

 

 

Community Action: 01684 892381

 

Leave a message with a phone number and what the need is, or email info@communityaction.org.uk and someone will be in touch. (Includes prescription deliveries and food deliveries) (Includes Tenbury).

 

Age UK Malvern & District Tel: 01684 560666 E: office@ageukmalvern.org medicine and food deliveries

 

South Worcestershire Citizens Advice

 

For help with Welfare Support & Benefits, Finances, Debt, Employment, Housing, family and consumer issues, Health and Social Prescribing.

 

Tel 01684 563611 option 1 or call Worcestershire Adviceline on 03444 111 303

e-mail : enquiries.malvern@citizensadvicesw.org.ukvisit www.citizensadvice.org.uk for 24 hour information

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Please follow this link for advice on Social Distancing & Self-Isolation

Coronavirus Isolation Advice

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IF YOU ARE ABSENT FROM WORK DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PLEASE FOLLOW THE LINK BELOW TO OBTAIN A SELF-CERTIFICATE.


Coronavirus Self-certificate


THE SURGERY WILL NOT ISSUE MEDICAL CERTIFICATES FOR YOU


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SEE BELOW FOR INFORMATION FROM THE NHS & THE GOVERNMENT


https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

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For GENERAL Coronavirus advice click here

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If you think you MAY HAVE or may have been in CONTACT WITH Coronavirus click here



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FOR ADVICE ON SICK NOTES IF YOU ARE OFF WORK DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CLICK HERE

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CLICK HERE FOR GOV.UK INFORMATION - UPDATED DAILY

If you have a medical condition which makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus (COVID-19), you can register and tell the government whether or not you need support.

You may have received a letter from the NHS telling you that you’re clinically extremely vulnerable, or been contacted by your GP or hospital clinician.

Follow the link below to find out more

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable

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During the Coronavirus outbreak, clinicians other than those employed by Knightwick Surgery may access your medical information in order to provide the best possible care for you during this time. The legal basis for sharing this data is covered by the following Supplementary Privacy Notice for Summary Care Records.

Supplementary Privacy Notice for Summary Care Records

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