Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus.
This page contains information for health and social care workers. Other useful sources of information is available from:
- Find out how to protect yourself or check if you need medical help on the NHS website
- Read commonly asked questions about coronavirus (COVID-19) on Public Health England’s blog.
- Guidance for employers and businesses from the UK Government.