Detailed guide: The R value and growth rate in England

Latest R and growth rate No UK estimates for R and growth rate have been agreed by SAGE The UK […]

Detailed guide: Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for personal assistants

Introduction Personal assistants working in adult social care who provide care that requires them to come within 2 metres of […]

COVID-19: guidance for sampling and for diagnostic laboratories

Detailed guide: National arrangements for incidents involving radioactivity (NAIR)

NAIR provides assistance to the police and other emergency services where no radiation expert is otherwise available. Source link

Detailed guide: Understanding lateral flow antigen testing for people without symptoms

NHS Test and Trace is making rapid lateral flow antigen testing available alongside standard lab-based polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests. […]

Detailed guide: Coronavirus (COVID-19): getting tested

You can get a swab test to check if you currently have coronavirus. This is part of the 5-pillar strategy […]

Detailed guide: How to quarantine when you arrive in England

From 15 February onwards, everyone allowed to enter England from outside the Common Travel Area (Ireland, the Channel Islands or […]

Detailed guide: Households and bubbles of pupils, students and staff of schools, nurseries and colleges: get rapid lateral flow tests

The following people in England have access regular rapid lateral flow testing: secondary school pupils and college students staff of […]

Detailed guide: Lateral flow validation prioritisation criteria for rapid diagnostic assays for specific SARS-CoV-2 antigens

Published 8 February 2021 Last updated 6 April 2021 +show all updates 6 April 2021 Updates to the self-testing section […]

Detailed guide: Personal protective equipment (PPE): local contacts for providers

Who can receive PPE from their local authority or local resilience forum (LRF) The majority of primary and social care […]

Detailed guide: Maintaining records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace

The government has published the COVID-19 Response Spring 2021 setting out the roadmap out of the current lockdown for England. […]