Shielding Advice Update 4th and 13th Nov 2020

This update kindly provided by the Specialised Healthcare Alliance.

The Department of Health and Social Care has today updated guidance for the clinically extremely vulnerable in line with the new national restrictions announced by the Prime Minister on Saturday 3st Oct.
The guidance, which comes into force on Nov 5th, advises that the clinically extremely vulnerable should stay at home at all times, unless for exercise or medical appointments.  
Over the week commencing 9th Nov the UK Government has been in the process of contacting those who are being advised to shield with the latest guidance issued on Wednesday 4 November. The Government has now made available online the letters sent to clinically extremely vulnerable groups, for reference only, including in accessible formats


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