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Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2020) Resources for the prevention and control of Covid-19. Dublin: HPSC.

External website: https://www.hpsc.ie/a-z/respiratory/coronavirus/no...

The HPSC website contains numerous resources on Covid-19, including:

 Coronavirus (Covid-19) guidance for settings with vulnerable groups

 Residential Care Facilities

 Health and Social Care Workers who visit homes 

 Advice for vulnerable groups

 Advice and guidance for healthcare workers

 Guidance for non-clinical settings

 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

 Advice for the general public

 Cases in Ireland

 Posters and  Video resources


 - Interim guidance for healthcare professionals in relation to the management of individuals with suspected COVID-19 infection presenting to community health care settings other than general practice. This guidance is suitable for use in all community care settings including, a Health Care Centre, dental practice, podiatry service or optometrist V1.0 06.03.20

 - Interim Infection Prevention and Control Precautions for Possible or Confirmed 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019 nCoV), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS- CoV) and Avian Influenza A in Healthcare Settings v2.0 11.02.2020

 - Preliminary Infection Prevention & Control Guidance for COVID-19 Community Assessment Hubs Community assessment hubs are intended for clinical assessment of patients with clinical features suggestive of COVID-19

 - Advice for General Practitioners in relation to assessment and management of patients with suspected Novel Coronavirus infection v1.0, 28.01.2020

[See also, HSE library Covid-19 resources]

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