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20 October 2020

Member COVID-19 update: Wales

In a follow-up to 
our update yesterday evening, the Welsh government has now confirmed that during the two-week lockdown starting on Friday at 6pm:

  • Patients can leave their homes to access local eye care services
  • All practices can remain open to provide services. They should continue to follow amber recovery phase guidance issued on 30 July and 7 August 2020, which includes a remote-care first approach, prioritisation and scheduling and following College guidance on infection control.

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