Care Home News 23rd March 2020

Corona Virus is dominating the headlines this week, we must be more thoughtful and stay away from Care Homes for the good of all residents. Perhaps Skype and FaceTime will help but they won't really solve the problem.


This guidance sets out key messages to support planning and preparation as we move into the delay phase of responding to the risk of widespread transmission of COVID-19. It has been developed in consultation with a number of representative bodies.

Hospital inspections suspended so staff can focus on coronavirus - Says the CQC.

Inspectors with clinical backgrounds are being sent back to frontline services while the watchdog’s call centre supports NHS 111. More


Coronavirus: Plymouth care home closed after staff diagnosis.

The Meadowside and St Francis Care Centre in Plymouth have requested people stay away, following advice from Public Health England. More


Must Read by Which?   -  Coronavirus: what you need to know if a relative is in a care home.

If you have a loved one who is being looked after in a care home, or uses care services in their own home, find out what is being planned to ensure their safety. More




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