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COVID-19 clinical support

The current category is COVID-19 General


  • The PPE Portal has changed from being an ‘emergency top-up’ system to meeting COVID-19 PPE requirements. Eligible primary care providers in England (including community pharmacists, optometrists, dentists, orthodontists and GPs) should now order PPE through the portal, free of charge, to meet the increased need that has arisen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Exemptions from face coverings

In primary care settings there are two relevant pieces of advice that should be followed.  The advice published by Public Health England on the use of Personal Protective Equipment in primary care. Further Government advice on working safely in non-hospital settings