Guidance is issued for all clinical staff on novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Posted 5 February 2020

Date: 05 Feb 2020

Type: Sexual and Reproductive Health News

Government bodies have issued interim guidance for clinical staff regarding the management of suspected cases of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

The guidance from the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for England, Professor Chris Whitty, NHS England and Public Health England (PHE) includes a message for all clinical staff encountering patients with respiratory infections arrived from overseas. As part of the guidance package, clinicians can also find:

The most current information is found on the Government website.