Update from the Designated Clinical Officer and CCG in response to questions sent to them by the PCF gathered from parent carers.
Q. Is the Health information on the Local Offer in the Covid-19 section up to date?
A. This is currently up to date.
Q. Are routine referrals and reviews by Paediatricians being carried out?
A. Where it is possible to safely provide healthcare via telephone or online/ video consultations this is being done.
Q. How is the SALT service providing input to C&YP and in particular updating individual plans?
A. The therapists are working from home providing remote advice and consultation. Non urgent needs that require face to face assessment or intervention will have to wait until the lockdown is lifted.
Q. What is the current situation regarding ASC assessments?
A. Healios is being used where it is appropriate. ASC assessments that can be done without face to face contact are continuing.