The Coronavirus will continue to have an impact on our national health system and the services it offers for many weeks and months to come. It will impact on how and when we will all return to work, although it’s fair to say that this is likely to be a new normal rather than going back to the way things were.
Our team are here to assist the wider community through this time. We chose to follow government advice to close down completely at the announcement of the lockdown period and to avoid face- to -face consultations with patients, although we were still able to offer help and advice on the telephone or with televisual methods. This was to ensure the safety of all our staff and patients. During this time we have been able to learn a great deal more about the Coronavirus virus and how it is transmitted; what effects it has on different demographic groups; treatment and guidance protocols etc, and to consider closely what systems we would need to employ in order to safeguard us all at the point at we could reopen to see patients.Continue Reading