COVID-19 - Information and guidance for care home settings

Publication Date: 17 September 2020

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The guidance for care homes provides advice about COVID-19 (previously known as novel coronavirus 2019) for those working in residential care home settings.

A control measure tool for the control of incidents and outbreaks in Social or Community Care & Residential Settings, specific for COVID-19, is also available here, and should be used accordingly, following the general advice provided in the guidance.

Supplementary resources

The following supplementary resources for care homes settings are also available:

Resource information

Public Health Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance