Safeguarding and vulnerable groups
Advice on safeguarding vulnerable patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, including shielding those in high-risk groups.
A document providing practical tips for safeguarding children, families and vulnerable adults during this period. Written by Dr Joy Shacklock, RCGP Safeguarding Clinical Champion.
Last updated: 27/03/20
This module will be updated if there are new announcements on shielding and should be read in conjunction with any local information about added restrictions in your area.
Last updated: 16/09/21
This short module suggests interventions on how to mitigate the impact of loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
Last reviewed: 02/04/21
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