Preliminary Clinical and Infection Control Guidance for COVID-19 in Nurse-led Residential Care Facilities (RCF).

Yesterday, the HSE issued Preliminary Clinical and Infection Control Guidance for COVID-19 in Nurse-led Residential Care Facilities (RCF).

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The draft guidance intended for:

Clinicians (nursing and medical) and managers delivering care in residential care facilities where the main model of care delivery is nurse-led. This includes:

- Residential care facilities for older persons (Public, Private & voluntary)

- Disability-care settings (including congregated settings) primarily nurse-led

- Long-term mental health settings e.g. Specialist Older persons Mental Health care services, approved centres

This guidance is  being issued on a preliminary basis and will be updated as the situation evolves.

Need information and advice on COVID-19? Go to www.hse.ie/coronavirus

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