Clinical guidelines for children and young people with palliative care needs in all care settings during the COVID19 pandemic
27 Apr 2020
This clinical guidance, produced by the Association of Paediatric Palliative Medicine (APPM), is aimed at all professionals looking after children and young people with palliative care needs who are infected with COVID-19
BHR Community ophthalmology – virtual service for children
09 Apr 2020
Hospital eye service (HES) departments are cancelling all routine care and the eye casualty has ceased walk in activity, with all patients being redirected to the Evolutio (community ophthalmology provider) telephone-triage service, providing rapid access to clinical triage/opinion and patient management.
BHR important update on children and young people and Nebulisers
06 Apr 2020
Some parents and carers have been purchasing Nebulisers for use by their children at home. It is vital to avoid the temptation of prescribing nebules in this case without a clinical assessment of need as issuing them when not absolutely necessary is increasing risk.