Please note that as of the 30th of July 2020 the self-isolation period has been extended to 10 days (previously 7) for those in the community who have coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms or a positive test result. Guidance is currently being updated to reflect this change.
Please note that local guidance below does not replace national guidance, but it has been produced to support council staff and providers to interpret and use national guidance in specific local services and situations, taking full account of national guidance and evidence.
COVID-19 is an emerging area and guidance is regularly being updated to reflect the changing situation and developing evidence. Please always check these pages to make sure you are using the most up-to-date version of guidance.
Unless otherwise stated, the guidance documents on these pages have been put together by Islington and Camden Public Health. For any enquires related to these documents, please email CIPHAdmin@islington.gov.uk.
You may wish to display these posters in your staff areas and watch these videos to help you in your role.
Public Health England:
- Best practice handwashing - poster
- Best practice hand rub - poster
- Best practice management of blood and body fluid spills - poster
- Routine decontamination of reusable PPE and equipment- poster
- Personal protective equipment (PPE) donning and doffing - video
Locally produced posters:
Guidance for all service areas
Guidance for service areas and staff
Guidance for Adult Social Care and supported living providers
Guidance for people in adult social care and supported living providers
Guidance for Children’s Social Care, Schools and Early Years Settings
Guidance for children's social care schools and early year settings
Test and trace for local organisations
Test and trace information for local organisations