CORONAVIRUS

PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY IF YOU ARE WORRIED YOU MAY HAVE CORONAVIRUS

People concerned about Coronavirus should initially go to the dedicated NHS Inform web page, which has a handy guide to Covid-19, including updated Concern Areas, a self-assessment tool and self-isolation advice.

https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19) helpline

If you do not have symptoms and are looking for general information, a free helpline has been set up on: 0800 028 2816.

The helpline is open:

  • Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 10.00pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 9.00am to 5.00pm

Guidance for travellers

For the general public who are planning to travel abroad, guidance can be found on fitfortravel. Where a COVID-19 risk is identified then country pages will be updated.

Risk area categories

Category 1 risk area

Travellers who have returned from or travelled through a Category 1 risk area should self-isolate at home for 14 days after return to the UK while asymptomatic. If symptoms develop immediately contact your GP or NHS 24 (111).

Category 2 risk area

Travellers who have returned from or travelled through a Category 2 risk area can go about their normal activities. If symptoms develop immediately contact your GP or NHS 24 (111).