COVID-19 (Death Certification)

April 4, 2020

The rules have changed since 25th march 2020 on death certification, below is a brief summary of how this might affect us. We are aiming… Read more

COVID-19 (Respiratory Flow Chart)

March 27, 2020

As we know COVID-19 is putting an incredible burden on resources, especially for higher level respiratory support. It is important to target those resourses in… Read more

Ophthalmology Referral (COVID-19 escalation)

March 27, 2020

Any patient presenting to ED with ONLY Ophthalmic symptoms should be referred directly by the ED triage team to Ophthalmology: Referral 08:30 – 17:30 Mon-Fri,… Read more

Arrhythmia Clinic (COVID-19 escalation)

March 26, 2020

Due to the limited capacity when referring patients to the “New Arrhythmia Clinic” we MUST Send a BNP We don’t need to wait for the result… Read more

COVID-19 (Donning/Doffing-LOCAL)

March 25, 2020

Local instructional videos for donning/doffing Non-Aerosol Generating Procedures Aerosol Generating Procedures Disponible FFP3 (Leeds) Read more


March 19, 2020

NIV/CPAP  is an Aerosol Generating Proceedure (AGP) Staff must wear full APG PPE In Side room with a door Door Marked with APG sign –HERE… Read more

COVID-19 (RespED)

March 19, 2020

To improve management and maintain protection for staff and patients we have created a RespED at both sites, much of the flow chart is based… Read more


March 19, 2020

Deteriorating Patients Early senior decision making around DNACPR, is vital for both staff, patients, and families. Document decsion making and communications clearly There will be… Read more