The first time your team treats COVID-19 in the community

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The first time your team treats COVID-19 in the community

Jo Scott-Jones

Jo Scott-Jones

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Home monitoring of COVID positive patients may soon be a reality in New Zealand [Image: Coldsnowstorm on iStock]

It is looking increasingly likely that general practice teams will soon be managing cases of COVID-19 regularly in the community. GP Jo Scott-Jones discusses what this might look like and how you can support patients in their homes

First, you save yourself, Get vaccinated and encourage your colleagues to be vaccinated. Wear a mask. Wash your hands. Screen patients for COVID-19 symptoms and risk (epi, Pract Green w Pale Yellow

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