As a trusted first point of contact with health and care services general practices should reinforce government and NHS advice about staying safe and healthy during these exceptional times.
Consider adding this information to your practice website, sending links to patients by text message or email.
Patient information on NHS.UK
The following may be helpful:
- Advice for everyone
- Advice for those at higher risk
- Staying at home, if you have symptoms or live with someone that has symptoms
- Hand washing for a healthy body
- Social distancing
There is an article here about looking after your mental health with links to sources of help and information to share with patients.