Coronavirus

Help for clinically extremely vulnerable residents

Added on 12 November 2020, in News - Coronavirus

Support is on hand if your need help with food shopping, medical prescriptions and wellbeing support during the current lockdown.

Plans to ease guidance for over 2 million shielding

Added on 23 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

The UK Government has set out a roadmap for the clinically extremely vulnerable on the future of the shielding programme.

Vital role of Devon and Cornwall’s NHS laboratories in fighting COVID-19

Added on 11 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

The pivotal role of our hospital laboratories in tackling COVID-19 is being highlighted on 11 June 2020 as part of Biomedical Science Day.

Be alert to Test and Trace potential scam

Added on 4 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

People are being advised to be on the lookout for possible scams related to the Test and Trace service, which launched on 28 May 2020.

COVID-19 antibody testing begins

Added on 4 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

Healthcare staff in Cornwall and Devon will be among the first in the peninsula to be tested to see if they have had COVID-19.

Healthwatch Cornwall launches coronavirus survey

Added on 3 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

Healthwatch Cornwall would like to know how services are working for you and for those you care for or support.

New way of organising health and care across the community during COVID-19

Added on 1 June 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

A new way of organising health and care in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has helped people receive integrated, person-centred services.

Government launches NHS Test and Trace service

Added on 27 May 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

The new NHS Test and Trace service will launch tomorrow (Thursday 28 May) across England, the government announced.

Continue to get your vaccinations to prevent disease

Added on 2 May 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

The NHS is urging people across the south west to continue getting their regular immunisations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Further urgent dental care centres

Added on 1 May 2020, in News - Coronavirus / General news

Further centres have opened, to improve coverage and reduce journey time for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.