COVID-19 - search criteria for highest risk patients for shielding

Publication Date: 19 February 2021

This is a joint publication between Public Health Scotland and ARHAI Scotland, part of NHS National Services Scotland.

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This document sets out details of the groups considered to be at the highest risk should they contract Covid-19 and who are recommended to take Shielding precautions. It includes how the patients were identified and the codes used to identify them.

Resource information

Public Health Scotland,ARHAI Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance


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