COVID-19 - guidance for first responders and others in close contact with symptomatic people with potential 2019-nCoV

Publication Date: 10 February 2020

Public Health England Guidance

Interim guidance for first responders and others in close contact with symptomatic people with potential 2019-nCoV​ 

This guidance is for first responders as defined by the Civil Contingencies Act and others who may have close contact with symptomatic people with potential 2019-nCoV infection. This includes professionals and members of voluntary organisations who, as part of their normal roles, provide immediate assistance to a symptomatic person until further medical assistance arrives.​


Resource information

Publisher:
Health Protection Scotland
Author:
Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance