Information for Shielding/ Proxy Shielding Trainees

Guidelines for those health professionals who are shielding and proxy-shielding are currently changing. Below are a slection of resources, articles and links to PSU courses to inform and uopdate. Resources will be updated regularly so please keep linking to this page for updates.

 

Resources

Government guidelines on what will change for shielding and vulnerable persons from 1st August 2020

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19#what-will-change-from-1-august

 

BMA Briefing on Supporting return to work (July 2020)

https://www.bma.org.uk/media/2854/bma-briefing-on-supporting-return-to-work-july2020.pdf

 

Covid-19: Shielding doctors express concerns about returning to work

 https://www.bmj.com/content/370/bmj.m2918

 

BMJ Blog: Next Steps for the Shieded Doctor (July 2020)

 https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2020/07/16/charlotte-squires-next-steps-for-the-shielded-doctor/

 

Courses