COVID-19 - Information and guidance for care home settings

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

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The guidance for care homes provides advice about COVID-19 for those working in care home settings for adults and older people.

A control measure tool for the control of incidents and outbreaks in care home settings (adults and older people) specific for COVID-19 is also available (see below) and should be used accordingly, following the general advice provided in the guidance.​

Supplementary resources

The following supplementary resources for care homes settings are also available:

Resource information

Public Health Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance