Essential guidance

Key information for GPs during the COVID-19 outbreak.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the RCGP and the BMA’s GP committee has prepared joint guidance to help practices across the UK to prioritise the clinical and non-clinical workload in general practice.

Last updated: 11/01/21

This resource is regularly updated with advice on dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic in general practice.  

Last updated: 08/01/21

This document answers frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccination programme.

Last updated: 07/01/21

This module introduces the new vaccinations, how they work, and the infrastructure necessary to deliver them successfully.

Last updated: 07/01/21

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: 06/01/21

The RCGP response and top tips for caring for our patients.

Last updated: 15/12/20

This paper looks at the nature and range of acute COVID-19 symptoms in adults. As we increase our understanding of this disease over time, the familiar triad of cardinal symptoms needs to be revisited.

Last updated: 19/11/20

In this webinar, Dr Michael Mulholland, Dr Jonathan Leach and Dr Paul Turner discuss the management of anaphylaxis in the context of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Last updated: 30/10/20

Tips for assessing children and young people presenting with potential COVID-19 symptoms.

Last updated: 24/09/20

A short module highlighting the facts from the fakes.

Last updated: 11/09/20

A brief module summarising the latest changes in death certification, in response to COVID-19.

Last updated: 03/08/20

A series of infographics offering advice on best practice for home visits during the COVID-19 pandemic. Including a list of necessary equipment and the process when inside the patient's home.

Last updated: 01/05/20

We endeavour to keep all resources up to date through regular review to assess relevance and accuracy. To raise any issues please contact: 

Last modified: Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 3:29 PM