Visiting a care setting during COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes to the way that
care settings and their staff operate. Not least are the necessary
changes to visiting that have been imposed to reduce the spread
and transmission of the disease. As a visiting volunteer, practitioner or
professional service, there are simple steps that you can take to help
protect yourself, residents and staff in care settings.
This helpsheet does not replace local, regional or national guidance,
and all visitors must be aware of, and comply with, any infection control
policy and procedures of the care setting they are visiting.