Department Of Health
Please read this guidance with:
- local restriction tiers: what you need to know, about the tier system that will be in place from Wednesday 2 December, including what you can and cannot do in each tier. National restrictions still apply until December 2
- guidance on shielding and protecting people who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19, which provides updates to section2 and annex A of Admission and care of residents in a care home during COVID-19
This guidance is for care homes, local health protection teams, local authorities, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and registered providers of accommodation for people who need personal or nursing care.
It sets out how to:
- admit and care for residents safely
- protect care home staff