Updated: 12 February 2020
The UK Chief Medical Officers are advising anyone who has travelled to the UK from mainland China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia or Macau in the last 14 days and is experiencing cough or fever or shortness of breath, to stay indoors and call NHS 111, even if symptoms are mild.
If you have travelled from Wuhan or Hubei Province to the UK in the last 14 days you should immediately:
- stay indoors and avoid contact with other people as you would with the flu
- call NHS 111 to inform them of your recent travel to the area
Please follow this advice even if you do not have symptoms of the virus.
DO NOT COME INTO THE SURGERY OR GO TO A&E. This is to help prevent the spread of any viruses.
Stay indoors and avoid contact with others. Do not go to work, school or other public areas. Avoid visitors in your home. And avoid using public transport and taxis.
Symptoms to look out for are:
- Runny nose
- Sore throat
- Difficulty breathing
You can read more about Coronavirus on NHS.UK
Advice for people who live in the same accommodation: