Useful Links & COVID-19 Resources


We will aim to keep this webpage updated with resources collated by our team. These will be of clinical, welfare and educational relevance. If you have information you feel would be relevant to this page, please do pass it to our patch team via 


HEE Coronavirus guidance

NHS Coronavirus guidance for trainees

NHS Employers website and Covid-19 Guidance

Wessex LMCs website, latest news and updates

RCGP Learning Covid Resource Hub

MindEd Resources for Covid-19



Coronavirus guidance for clinicians and NHS Managers

The NHS 111 COVID-19 symptom checker - you may wish to use this with patients

The Red Whale GP update COVID-19 guidance - this is regularly updated so if the link doesn't work, check back later!

Medical guidance for the public from the NHS

How to get an isolation note - you don't need your GP

A full and updated list of GOV.UK guidelines regarding COVID-19

The BMA COVID-19 hub - with clinical and contract information

Rapid diagnosis strategy of community acquired pneumonia for clinicians

ENT examination - statement from Consultant of Infectious Diseases in Southampton - AVOID ENT EXAMINATIONS WHERE POSSIBLE

Palliative care for patients dying from COVID-19 - advice from Dr Anna Wilkinson

FourteenFish Covid-19 Community for Health Care Professionals

MDU guidance and advice including changes to death certification process during Covid-19

Managing Clinical Groups During the Coronavirus Pandemic (KISS)

End of Life Care Drug Guidance for use in the Covid-19 crisis

BMJ website Coronavirus guidance - includes infographics on remote consultations and other resources 

NHS Employers Covid-19 Free E-learning resources



A really helpful welfare guide from Red Whale with useful advice on how to manage your feelings and emotions during this understandably difficult time

A gentle and non-threatening leaflet to explain the current crisis to children who may be afraid

Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists News - latest update for pregnant women working in the NHS

Things you can and can't control 

Headspace app for wellbeing and mindfulness - currently free for NHS staff

Learners' Mental Health Guide - HEE Leaflet

Supervisor Mental Health Guide - HEE Leaflet

Wessex LMCs podcasts

NHS People Free online coaching for NHS staff



Ideas for trainees who are working from home or unable to undertake full clinical duties

MRCGP exam overview, full set of FAQs and updates

Red Whale Free access to COVID-19 updates through COVID-19 Pearls

MRCGP WPBA & ARCP guidance during Covid-19

SuppoRTT HEE webinars:

Access previously recorded webinars here 

Access upcoming webinars here

MindEd Hub - educational resource children and young people's mental health for all adults ​​​​​​​



Quick telephone consultation tips ​​​​​​​

Video consulting ​​​​​​​

Top tips for video consultations for beginners ​​​​​​​

Video consultation information for GPs ​​​​​​​

Covid-19 remote consultations ​​​​​​​

Handbook for remote consultations Edition 1 ​​​​​​​

Remote Total Triage Model - General Practice ​​​​​​​



Health Education Wessex

Health Education Wessex Wellbeing & Support  Wellbeing and Support

Wessex GP Educational Trust

Wessex Faculty Royal College of General Practitioners

Bradford VTS Website -  resources for trainees and trainers

Academy of Medical Royal Colleges  Academy of Royal Medical College

The webpage acts as signposting service and includes useful links to resources for doctors who are experiencing difficulties.


Other Health Education Wessex Patches:

Southampton GP Education Centre

Portsmouth GP Education Centre

Dorset GP Education Centre



Bath GP Education Centre

Thames Valley CPD Zone


On this site:

ST3 Documents and Resources

Our Teaching Venues