Due to ongoing risk of COVID-19, we ask that you monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19 and tell staff straight away if you have any of the below:   

• Sore or scratchy throat

• Cough

• Shortness of breath

• Loss of smell or taste 

• Fever or history of fever (e.g. night sweats, chills)

• Vomiting or nausea

• Diarrhoea

• Headache or muscle pain. 

If you test positive and have risk factors for serious COVID-19 you may need treatment. Antiviral medication is now available. This has to be started quickly to protect you against serious illness. It is best within 5 days of symptoms starting. 

 

COVID-19: Help stop the spread of infection

 There are things you can do to help keep you and others safe from COVID-19.

  • Get Vaccinated
  • Keep 1.5m away from others where possible
  • Surgical masks are available

Wash your hands regularly

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Cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing

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Avoid contact with others if you are unwell

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Tell the nurse if you get sick

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What can increase my risk of serious COVID-19 illness?

  • If you have not received 3 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine or if it has been more than 4 months since your booster
  • If you have diabetes, are overweight, are pregnant, have a heart, lung, liver or kidney condition or a condition that lowers you immune system or have been a smoker
  • If you are over 60 years old

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