Preparing for a 
Covid-19 winter

2nd September 2020 by Dr Rachel Birch

Preparing for a 
Covid-19 winter

Dr Rachel Birch, medicolegal consultant at MPS, provides advice and practical tips for locum GPs

We are now six months into the Covid-19 pandemic, and have seen big changes to the provision of general practice in the UK. However, as we move towards the colder months of the year, it is important that locum GPs consider how best to prepare themselves.

Primary care has undergone significant change in response to the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. It is testament to the professionalism of each and every member of the multidisciplinary practice team, that patients have continued to be treated safely during these past few months.

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