COVID-19 has represented a major public health challenge and the health services, including staff in Emergency Departments, have been under significant pressure as a result.

RCEM uses this webpage to disseminate relevant information regarding the COVID-19 situation and the most relevant RCEM responses.

We acknowledge the COVID-19 situation evolves, often rapidly. As such, this webpage will link to major websites with the most current information available. We also encourage you to visit this webpage regularly to obtain the latest available COVID-19 information as it relates to College activity.

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AstraZenica update

MHRA and JCVI announcement regarding AstraZeneca Vaccine and next steps (7 April 2021)

MHRA issues new advice, concluding a possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZenica and extremely rare, unlikely to occur blood clots (7 April 2021)

Communicating the potential benefits and harms of the Astra-Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine (7 April 2021)

Looking after our staff - Physical and Mental Health during Covid-19
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Looking after our staff - Physical and Mental Health during Covid-19

• RCOG guide to COVID-19 and pregnancy
• Project5 - free wellbeing support service
• RCEM Wellbeing App
• Free access to Sleepio and Daylight for all NHS staff to protect their mental health throughout the COVID-19 response