Latest update on Covid-19 from the Welsh Government, dated yesterday, is:
boards in Wales have confirmed today that they have offered a booster
vaccination appointment to all eligible adults: https://gov.wales/all-eligible-adults-offered-booster-covid-19-vaccination-wales
o Self-isolation – what
you should do: https://gov.wales/self-isolation
o What to do if you have
tested positive for Covid-19: https://gov.wales/contact-tracing-if-you-have-tested-positive
o What to do if you are
identified as a close contact of someone who has tested positive: https://gov.wales/contact-tracing-if-you-have-tested-positive
at alert level two: https://gov.wales/alert-level-2-summary
o Frequently asked
o Guidance for the
o Guidance for employers, businesses and
short film: Reducing your risk of catching Covid – the Swiss Cheese Approach: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgQj2jAsVFE
schools and settings to support children and young people with higher clinical
risk and clinically extremely vulnerable adults: https://gov.wales/children-and-young-people-higher-clinical-risk-and-clinically-extremely-vulnerable-adults-guidance
healthcare workers: https://gov.wales/covid-19-testing-healthcare-workers
figures published by Public Health Wales show there were 10,393 newly-reported
cases of coronavirus, bringing the total to 632,125 confirmed cases of
coronavirus in Wales since the start of the pandemic.
o There were 11 deaths
reported by Public Health Wales. The total number of deaths reported by Public
Health Wales is 6,567.
o These figures are updated daily at: https://public.tableau.com/app/profile/public.health.wales.health.protection/viz/RapidCOVID-19virology-Public/Headlinesummary
of people who have received a Covid vaccine in Wales is published every
weekday by Public Health Wales.
o The latest figures show
2,490,223 people have received their first dose.
have had two doses of the vaccine.
o To date, 1,626,146
people have had their booster dose of the vaccine.
o For more information
about getting your Covid-19 vaccine: https://gov.wales/get-your-covid-19-vaccination
o Can you support the vaccination programme? More information for
NHS staff and volunteers at: https://heiw.nhs.wales/jobs/nhs-wales-covid-19-vaccination-team-returning-healthcare-professionals/
to do if you have symptoms of coronavirus
symptoms of coronavirus are a high temperature, a new, continuous cough and a
loss or change in smell or taste.
have symptoms of coronavirus, however mild, you must self-isolate at
home for up to 10 days from when your symptoms started.
about self-isolating: https://gov.wales/self-isolation
o You can book a test at https://gov.wales/apply-coronavirus-covid-19-test
o You should continue to
isolate while waiting for a test result.
to find the latest information
at alert level two. More information is available at: https://gov.wales/alert-level-2
Coronavirus Control Plan, setting out the longer-term plan for Wales is
more information about getting your Covid-19 vaccine: https://gov.wales/get-your-covid-19-vaccination
· Can you support the vaccination programme? More information for NHS staff and volunteers at: https://heiw.nhs.wales/jobs/nhs-wales-covid-19-vaccination-team-returning-healthcare-professionals/