Coronavirus legislation affecting healthcare:

Here is a link to an  Overview of Coronavirus Act 25th March 2020

Here is a link to the full legislation

Here is a link to the Second phase of NHS response to COVID-19: Letter from Sir Simon Stevens and Amanda Pritchard – 29 April 2020


Coronavirus legislation affecting adult social care support:

Here is a link  16.4.20 Government action plan for adult social care during COVID-19

Here is a link 15.5.20 Government support for care homes during Coronavirus pandemic

Healthwatch Portsmouth will publish a link here to the local response (Portsmouth City Council’s Care Home Support Plan) when it is available.  The Council’s plan were recently submitted to the government.  We are awaiting confirmation of the plan that will be implemented.