NHS Test and Trace: Implications for Pharmacy

NHS Test and Trace: Implications for Pharmacy

June 18, 2020

Last week the government commenced its Test and Trace programme, and in the NHS test and trace: how it works guidance, if you have been in close contact with someone that has tested positive you could be asked to isolate for 14 days.

Pharmacy teams are NOT exempt from the ‘Test and Trace’ regulations. We have added a section to our Testing for Pharmacy Staff page to help advice pharmacy teams understand the implications this has and how to reduce the it’s impact on potential store closures.




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