Shaftesbury Medical Centre Staff Notice Increase In COVID-Like Symptoms

The number of patients contacting Shaftesbury’s Abbey View Medical Centre with coronavirus-like symptoms ‘matches or exceeds’ the first lockdown peak.

Managing partner Jane Dawes talks with Alfred and explains how practice staff are now grouping into ‘bubbles’ so colleagues can continue working if one group of clinicians becomes unwell.

Jane explains why the government’s is no longer promoting the message that at-risk residents should shield.

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