Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID-19) lateral flow testing in adult social care settings

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Department Of Health

On-site testing for adult social care services

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This guidance explains how adult social care services can prepare and manage on-site lateral flow testing.

This can include testing of:

  • staff
  • visiting professionals
  • people getting care and support from social care services
  • other visitors (family and friends)
Published 5 March 2021
Last updated 11 March 2021 +show all updates

  1. Added HTML attachment: ‘Testing for professionals visiting care homes’.

  2. First published.

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