COVID-19: Guidance for Carers

As someone with caring responsibilities we understand that this is a difficult and uncertain time and there will no doubt be questions and concerns that you have with regards to the continuing impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on you and your loved ones. Given the recent announcement regarding the New National Restrictions from 5th November, the Public Health team at Lincolnshire County Council (LCC) has updated their Guidance for Carers publication (COVID-19), providing a wealth of information, links and advice to support you in your caring role.

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Frailty Pathway. A patient centred approach Guidance for Clinicians
6th July 2016 | Source: LCHS

This prompt guide is aimed at clinicians to systematically assess patients, provide good care planning and be able to consider and review effectively once a patient is identified as frail.

Accessing Palliative Care In The Community During Last Weeks Of Life – flow chart
10th June 2020 | Source: Lincolnshire NHS

This is a flow chart which This SOP outlines the place of care choices and referral processes for palliative and end of life care patients during COVID-19. This works with the full document entitled: "SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) for accessing end of life care options at home - Covid-19 Pandemic"

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