Browse through the COVID-19 May content below

28th May 2020: Government launches NHS Test and Trace service - Click here to read more

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27th May 2020: Coronavirus (COVID-19): Provision of home care - Click here to view this online

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27th May 2020: A letter from DHSC’s Director General for Social Care, Ros Roughton - Click here to view and download this letter

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27th May 2020: Infection Control grant to care homes – LA guidance - Click here to download this document. Note key criteria is registering and updating the Capacity tracker.

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27th May 2020: Claim back Statutory Sick Pay paid to your employees due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - Click here to read more online now

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22nd May 2020: New Guidance for Home Care - Click here to view this online

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21st May 2020: South East Region: Guide to COVID-19 Testing - Click here to download this document

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19th May 2020: CQC Emergency Support Framework Webinar - Click here to view this online

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14th May 2020: COVID-19 Care Home Support Package - Click here to download a copy of this letter

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14th May 2020: MSC Letter - Support for Care Homes - Click here to download a copy of this letter

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14th May 2020: CQC Update - Click here to read a copy of this email

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14th May 2020: CQC Questions - Emergency Support Framework - Click here to download this document

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14th May 2020: Testing Assessment of Capacity and Best Interest Record - Click here to download this document

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11th May 2020: Dedicated app for social care workers launched - Click here to find out more

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5th May 2020: Managing a fall that may require an ambulance during the COVID-19 Pandemic - Click here to view this poster

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5th May 2020: Free Guide on Facemasks and RPE in the workplace - Click here to download your free guide

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5th May 2020: Liaison service for People with Learning Disabilities - Download this poster now

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