COVID-19 represents a major public health challenge and the health services, including staff in Emergency Departments, are under significant pressure as a result. We have no doubt that our Fellows and Members will respond calmly and effectively to any challenges ahead.
RCEM will be using this webpage to disseminate relevant information regarding the COVID-19 situation and the most relevant RCEM responses.
We acknowledge the COVID-19 situation is evolving, 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. Please report any issues here
UK government COVID-19 website
UK and England case tracker
Welsh government COVID-19 website
Scottish government COVID-19 website
Northern Ireland Department of Health COVID-19 update
Newsnight - 17 March 2020 - Dr Katherine Henderson
*IMPORTANT* Letter from Simon Stevens – NEXT STEPS ON THE NHS RESPONSE TO COVID-19 (17 March 2020)
OPEN LETTER from London’s specialist homelessness clinicians and partners
Hospitals Get Ramped Up For Delivery Of Protective Kit To Staff Fighting Coronavirus