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 PSC and COVID-19

COVID-19 is a disease caused by a new virus called SARS-CoV-2. With the number of cases rising, and daily briefings from the Prime Minister, we understand people may be worried or confused about what they need to do, particularly when they live with multiple health conditions.

We've put together a summary which we are updating regularly, covering the most common issues raised by people with PSC about COVID-19.

For the most up-to-date information, please visit your government's website.

COVID-19 Information

Resources for PSC Patients

Liver Transplantation and COVID-19

News About COVID-19

Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions

04 Nov 2020

Update on latest COVID-19 information for patients who are clinically extremely vulnerable for each nation of the UK.

COVID-19 Guidance Update 13 October 2020

13 Oct 2020

The government has published new guidance for clinically extremely vulnerable people in England, based on the level of risk in a local area.

Free Flu Vaccine Available for More People

23 Sep 2020

It’s the season for flu vaccinations and members of households where someone was shielding are eligible to receive it.

Be Distance Aware

04 Aug 2020

You may begin to see people out and about displaying the Distance Aware Shield. It is meant to signify that they are being mindful of social distancing, and would like others to do the same.

Who is Vulnerable? COVID-19

18 Jul 2020

New guidance for healthcare professionals on which liver disease patients are highly vulnerable

COVID-19 Patient Organisation Toolkit

15 Jul 2020

A communications toolkit for rare liver patient organisations.

Care of Patients with Liver Disease during the COVID-19 Pandemic

09 Jul 2020

Care of liver disease patients during COVID-19 – summary of guidance for healthcare professionals (written by PSC Support and EASL).

COVID-19 Survey

26 Jun 2020

Please can you answer a few questions about COVID-19 so we can better evidence the risks to patients?

Shielding Update for England

22 Jun 2020

Shielding update for England

ERN RARE-LIVER Video on COVID-19 Risk

10 Jun 2020

Reassuring video explaining COVID-19 risk for autoimmune liver disease patients

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