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29th June 2020: COVID-19:  Surrey Heartlands Health and Care Partnership Supporting BAME Colleagues in Social Care Services Good Practice Guide - Click here to read this Guidance

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29th June 2020: COVID-19: Supporting Risk Assessment of BAME Staff at risk of COVID-19 in Adult Social Care - Click here to read this guidance

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26th June 2020: COVID-19: Coronavirus (COVID-19): providing home care - Click here to read this guidance

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25th June 2020: COVID-19: Heat-Health risks and COVID -19 Actions to Prevent Harm - Click here to read this guidance

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24th June 2020: COVID-19: National guidance on Aerosol Generated Procedures for health and social care providers - Click here to read this guidance

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24th June 2020: COVID-19: Plans to ease guidance for over 2 million shielding - Click here to read this guidance

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23rd June 2020: COVID-19: Reducing risk in adult social care - Click here to read this guidance

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22nd June 2020: COVID-19: Adult soial care risk reduction framework - Click here to read this guidance online

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16th June 2020: COVID-19: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Resource for care workers delivering homecare (Domiciliary Care) during sustained COVID-19 transmission in the UK - Click here to view this document online.

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16th June 2020: COVID-19 - Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Resource for care workers working in care homes during sustained COVID-19 transmission in England - Click here to download this document.

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12th June 2020: ASC Infection Control Fund Ring-Fenced Grant 2020: Suggestions for spend from SCA - Click here to download this letter. 

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12th June 2020: Letter of Agreement for Adult Social Care Infection Control Fund Ring Fenced Grant 2020 - Click here to download and view this letter.

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9th June 2020:  latest government guidance includes:

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8th June 2020: Infection Control Fund Question and Answer - Click here to download this document

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5th June 2020: The Department of Health and Social Care Coronavirus National Testing Programme: Whole Home Care Testing for care home staff and residents. Click here to download this document. 

Updated: 5th June 2020

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4th June 2020: GOV.UK COVID-19: Management of staff and exposed patients or residents in health and social care settings - Click here to read more online

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1st June 2020: GOV.UK COVID-19: Our action plan for adult social care - Click here to read more online

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PPE Supplies

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19th June  2020: UPDATED: Available Suppliers List - Click here to download this document

1st May 2020: PPE4People - Click here to view the website now

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Contact: ppe@surreycc.gov.uk

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11th May 2020: Visors for Carers - Click here to download this document

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7th May 2020: Visors for Care Givers - Click here to download this document.

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30th April 2020: Treasury cut taxes to reduce PPE costs - Read this information now

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21st April 2020: Inverion Smart Health Solution, Medical Supplies and PPE

INVERION - PPE MASKS AND GLOVES - Click here to download this document

INVERION - PPE OTHER THAN MASKS - Click here to download this document

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16th April 2020: Recommended PPE for healthcare workers by secondary care inpatient clinical setting, NHS and independent sector - Click here to download this document

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8th April 2020: Frequently Asked Questions on wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Click here to download this document

8th April 2020: COVID-19 Safe ways of working: A visual guide to safe PPE - Click here to download this document

8th April 2020: Recommended PPE for primary, outpatient and community care by setting, NHS and independent sector - Click here to download this document

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3rd April 2020: Recommended PPE for primary, outpatient and community care setting, NHS and independent sector - Click here to download this image

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2nd April 2020: Department of Health and Social Care: Update on plans to support access to PPE equipment across the Health and Care System - Click here to download this document

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1st April 2020: Obtaining PPE Stocks for non-NHS Supply Chain Customers - Click here to download this document

1st April 2020: Face Masks Available from one of our Partners, Spectrum Consortium - Read the communication here

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