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NHS and social care

COVID-19 contacts: guidance for health and social care staff

Fully vaccinated individuals no longer have to self-isolate if they come into contact with someone who has COVID-19.

This guidance published by Welsh Government outlines a process of risk assessment and mitigation for patient/service user facing health and social care staff. This will provide additional safeguards and protections for people who may be more vulnerable to COVID-19.

Guidance and services

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool

Check if you are at higher risk of more serious symptoms if you come into contact with COVID-19.

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool: guidance

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool guidance for managers and staff.

COVID-19: guidance for student nurses

Guidance for student nurses and midwives during COVID-19

Health and wellbeing support for NHS health boards and trusts workforce (WHC/2020/019)

How health boards and trusts are expected to support the health and wellbeing of their staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Social care recovery framework: COVID-19

Includes the principles and priorities designed to help social care recover from the effects of COVID-19.