STAY AT HOME AND SELF-ISOLATE IF YOU ARE DISPLAYING SYMPTOMS OF CORONAVIRUS
If you have either:
- a high temperature – you feel hot to touch on your chest or back,
- a new, continuous cough – this means you've started coughing repeatedly.
DO NOT come to the GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home - testing for coronavirus is not needed if you're staying at home.
How long do you have to stay at home?
- if you have symptoms, stay at home and self-isolate for 14 days.
- if you live with other people, they should also stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person got symptoms.
FOR STAY AT HOME ADVICE, PLEASE CLICK THE FOLLOWING BUTTON:
Do not come to the GP for repeat prescriptions - contact the surgery via email, chatbot or contact your pharmacy!
Use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service if:
- you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home,
- your condition gets worse,
- your symptoms do not get better after 7 days.
CLICK THE FOLLOWING BUTTON TO USE THE SERVICE:
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
FOR COVID-19 ADVICE, PLEASE CLICK HERE!
FOR INFORMATION ON WHAT CLINICAL SERVICES ARE STILL RUNNING AT PORTLAND MEDICAL, PLEASE CLICK HERE!
FOR CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) ADVICE IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE, PLEASE CLICK HERE!
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