COVID-19 risk matrix

Now that COVID-19 is endemic the community, we’ve retired the risk matrix.

These principles will continue to be important: 

  • mask use in general practices to be encouraged 
  • triaging patients with respiratory symptoms
  • where possible or practical some sort of separation needs to be in place within GP waiting rooms, separating those with respiratory symptoms
  • infection control should be under regular review
  • ventilation and aeration of consult and waiting rooms is important and there should be consideration given to the ongoing use of HEPA filters (opens to PDF).

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