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Friday, 3 April 2020 - 12:14pm

The phone ordering service many people in Coventry use to re-order repeat medication, (Prescription Ordering Direct) is now allowing patients to re-order when they are down to 10 days of medication rather than the usual  5 days.

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Wednesday, 1 April 2020 - 4:00pm

Many children will be anxious or worried about the coronavirus outbreak and that many will have questions about everything that is happening at the moment. 

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Tuesday, 31 March 2020 - 2:12pm

People that have been identified from their medical records as being at highest risk of severe illness resulting in hospitalisation if they catch coronavirus (COVID-19) have been contacted by the Government to start 'shielding' themselves.  Shielding is the word used to describe how to protect th

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Monday, 30 March 2020 - 1:57pm

People staying at home suffering with suspected coronavirus symptoms will get regular check-ins from a new NHS messaging service. Daily texts will be sent by the NHS to new patients who register their Covid-19 symptoms and contact details with the 111 online service.

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Thursday, 26 March 2020 - 11:18am

The new free to use service aims to provide official, trustworthy and timely information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).  The GOV.UK Coronavirus Information Service is an automated ‘chatbot’ service which will allow the British public to get answers to the most common questions about cor

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Wednesday, 25 March 2020 - 9:51am

NHS Volunteer Responders has been set up to support the NHS during the COVID-19 outbreak. Volunteers must be 18 or over, and fit and well with no symptoms.

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Monday, 23 March 2020 - 1:34pm

People unable to work for more than seven days because of coronavirus (COVID-19) can obtain an isolation note through a new online service.  As isolation notes can be obtained without contacting a doctor, this will reduce the pressure on GP surgeries and prevent people needing to leave their home

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Friday, 20 March 2020 - 12:31pm

The current Coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic may cause you to feel worried, anxious, or scared.

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Friday, 20 March 2020 - 12:13pm

Vodafone, EE, O2 and Three are among the mobile firms that have said they will give their customers free online access to the latest NHS health information about coronavirus.

It will be free to access the following websites:

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Friday, 20 March 2020 - 11:12am

UHCW has announced the ward visiting is restricted to one close family member or carer and is between 5:00 and 6:00 pm. No under 12s are allowed.

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