Covid-19 guidance and resources
There is a range of guidance and advice out there for frontline healthcare workers during the Covid-19 pandemic. We’ve compiled some of the information and resources which are available to help support ASMS members and ensure their own health and safety is looked after. As you know the situation is rapidly evolving and some of the information could change.
Ministry of Health guidance
The government has announced approved childcare companies which can look after the children of essential workers in their homes under strict protocols. It’s contained in the Ministry of Education’s update for schools.
The Canterbury and West Coast DHBs have put out guidance regarding Covid-19 and pregnancy
Vulnerable and workers over 70
Don’t bring it home
Oral health treatment
The Telehealth leadership group in conjunction with the Ministry of Health have produced a resource to aid clinicians to use telehealth
Change of duties or extra hours
ASMS has put together advice to support you: Changes of duties or extra hours during the Covid-19 emergency