Uncategorized / Coronavirus Update
  • March 13, 2020 | 
  • 10:21 am | 
  • Uncategorized
  • Coronavirus Update – MBCOL

     

    Hi Suleman,

    Following our meeting of the 11th March 2020 and your enquiry about the handling/preparation of persons who have died from Co-Vid19, this has been raised with the Director of Public Health for advice. In the meantime the government has issued the following advice that might be useful, and the HSE also provide advice on managing dead bodies with infectious diseases.

     

    https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-interim-guidance-for-first-responders/interim-guidance-for-first-responders-and-others-in-close-contact-with-symptomatic-people-with-potential-2019-ncov#handling-dead-bodies

     

    https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-infection-prevention-and-control/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-wn-cov-infection-prevention-and-control-guidance

     

    Alan Brown MICCM (Dip)

    Bereavement Services Manager

    Leicester City Council