Special arrangements have been put in place to offer BHRUT patients a community setting option for ultrasound or cardiology referrals. The new community pathway starts from Monday 11 May.
NHS England published a letter on Friday 1 May requesting community services and general practices support care homes
NELFT services are available for you to use. They are offering therapy online, either by telephone or video call. Individual support, groups and weekly online webinars, emotionally supporting people in self-isolation.
To help support critical and essential services NELFT are reducing or postponing some of their community health and mental health services.
National guidance on the admission and care of patients during COVID-19 Incident in a Care Home
A good practice guide to managing COVID-19 in care homes has been published by the British Geriatrics Society.
Hackney Council have produced a map of support services in the borough.
Please see the attached document for an update on how providers of community services can release capacity to support the COVID19 preparedness and response.