7 Healthcare workers

7 Healthcare workers

7.1 For healthcare workers working in planned care services, offer individual COVID‑19‑related risk assessment.

7.2 Healthcare workers with known or suspected COVID‑19, or who live in a household in which another person is known or suspected to have COVID‑19, should self-isolate and arrange to be tested in line with local protocols. They should only return to work in accordance with UK government's guidance (COVID-19) on management of staff and exposed patients or residents in health and social care settings.