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Covid-19: Pregnancy

Version 4. 26 March 2020.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Infection and Pregnancy - information for healthcare professionals

Key points include:

  • Pregnant staff at any gestation “should be offered the choice of whether to work in direct patient-facing roles during the COVID-19 pandemic”.
  • Prior to 28 weeks, pregnant staff should practise social distancing but can “choose to work in a patient-facing roles after occupational health risk assessment”, provided the necessary precautions are taken.
  • Staff over 28 weeks pregnant, or with underlying health conditions, should avoid direct patient contact and are “recommended to stay at home”.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Infection and Pregnancy - Occupational health advice for employers and pregnant women

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Infection and Pregnancy - information for pregnant women and their families

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