Please defer your treatment if you:
If you currently have symptoms of COVID-19 but have not yet used the NHS 111 online coronavirus service, please do so. If you have any other new or unusual symptoms, please discuss this with your therapist before your appointment.
If you have had COVID-19, please seek verbal or written consent from your GP or consultant before treatment.
If yes to either question, please defer seeing your therapist until it is safe to do so.
If yes, please defer treatments until you are no longer shielding.
If you meet the Government's definition of someone who is clinically extremely vulnerable (high risk) or clinically vulnerable (moderate risk), please discuss this further with your therapist and seek verbal or written consent from your GP, midwife or consultant before having a treatment (If you are unsure if you are clinically extremely vulnerable or clinically vulnerable, please refer to the NHS website at www.nhs.uk).Your therapist has carried out a full risk assessment and adheres to COVID-19 guidelines produces by the government and her professional association (Complementary Therapists Association).
Please note that if your therapist develops symptoms of COVID-19 and tests positive for the virus, your details may be shared with NHS Test and Trace (in line with the GDPR/data protection), to help minimise the transmission of COVID-19 and support public health and safety.