NHS patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings and follow social distancing rules.

Published on Friday 16 July 2021

Covid-19 restrictions will end in many settings in England from 19 July 2021.  However, Public Health England’s infection prevention control guidelines and hospital visiting guidance are set to remain in place for all staff and visitors.

NHS patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings and follow social distancing rules.  Please help us to keep everyone safe and follow the guidance

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