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Information for Health and Social Care

Due to the constant evolution of our understanding about COVID-19 disease, guidance is constantly reviewed and updated. You are advised to check the links below regularly for the most up to date information. 

The main sources of Welsh guidance on COVID-19 are Public Health Wales and Welsh Government. Guidance from other bodies, including the UK Government and Public Health England may also apply in Wales. 

Investigation and management 


Infection prevention and control (IPC) 

The UK COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control (IP&C) guidance has been developed jointly by the Devolved Administrations (Public Health Wales on behalf of Wales) and Public Health England (PHE), NHS England & NHS Improvement.

Infection prevention and control guidance

Personal protective equipment (including respiratory protective equipment) 


Social care 


Safeguarding children 


Additional guidance