STATEMENT on expanded COVID-19 testing guidelines

STATEMENT on expanded COVID-19 testing guidelines

ICGP welcomes widening of COVID-19 testing criteria to everyone with one of three symptoms. Patients urged to self-isolate as soon as symptoms appear. Dr Mary Favier, President of the ICGP, said: “The Irish College of General Practitioners welcomes the widening of the...
Statement for World Hand Hygiene Day 2020

Statement for World Hand Hygiene Day 2020

Tuesday 5th May GPs urge the public – please wash your hands – #WashYourHands #HandHygiene Hand hygiene at vanguard of battle against COVID-19 Tuesday  5th May  is WHO World Hand Hygiene Day around the world The Irish College of General Practitioners, the...
STATEMENT on expanded COVID-19 testing guidelines

STATEMENT regarding changes in COVID-19 Testing

ICGP WELCOMES PROPOSED CHANGE IN TESTING DEFINITION BUT ACKNOWLEDGES EXTRA DEMANDS ON GPs. HSE MUST ENSURE THERE IS SUFFICIENT CAPACITY TO ACCOMMODATE THIS CHANGE 26th April 2020 Dr Mary Favier, President of the ICGP said “The Irish College of General Practitioners...