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From: Professor Chris Whitty

Issue date: 03-Feb-2020 08:01:29

This alert has been issued to:
  • NHS Regional Offices
  • NHS Foundation Trusts (England) - Medical Director
  • NHS Foundation Trusts (England) - Chief Executive
  • NHS Trusts (England) - Medical Director
  • Regional Directors of Public Health
  • CMO Urgent Messages - Recipients on Public Health Link
  • NHS Trusts (England) - Chief Executive

  • Other contacts
  • Independent Healthcare Providers (registered with CAS)
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups
  • Social Care Providers (registered with CAS)
  • CMO Urgent Messages - Non-NHS Recipients on Public Health Link
  • Territorial CMOs in Northern Ireland, Scotland & Wales
  • Consultants in Communicable Diseases
  • Director of Public Health
  • GP - Locum
  • NHS 111 and Out of hours providers
  • GP Practices
  • Primary Care Networks

Action category: Important information for immediate action

Title: Novel coronavirus: advice for primary care and community settings including pharmacy

Broadcast content: This alert highlights the advice for primary care and pharmacies relating to the evolving situation regarding the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

Additional information: NHS England Regional Offices: please cascade this alert to Community Pharmacy and to any GP Practices in your areas that are not yet registered with CAS.

Alert reference: CEM/CMO/2020/003


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