Guidance on the Coronavirus

National Care Group work hard to support our employees in every way we can so we want to provide some guidance for anyone who is off on their holidays soon.  If you are due to visit the following countries or have visited them in the last 14 days, please ensure before returning to work you ring NHS 111 for guidance and contact HR:

  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Iran
  • Italy – only northern Italy (anywhere north of Pisa, Florence and Rimini)
  • Japan
  • Laos
  • Macau
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar (Burma)
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

How to avoid catching or spreading germs

There are things you can do to help stop viruses like coronavirus spreading.

Do

  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when you cough or sneeze
  • Put used tissues in the bin immediately
  • Wash your hands with soap and water often – use hand sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available
  • Try to avoid close contact with people who are unwell

Don’t

  • Do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not clean

For more information visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/advice-for-travellers/