Your free guide to visitation in care homes

Last month the government announced new guidance on visiting arrangements in care homes, with residents in England now able to be visited by their loved ones, as long as the correct safety measures are in place to protect your residents and your carers.

The experts of our partner, Citation, has summarised all you need to know about putting the government’s guidelines into practice. From creating designated visitor areas to controlling the risk of infection spreading, you can read everything you need to know about the new visitation measures in this free guide.


In this guide, you’ll find more information about:

·         How many visitors it’s safe for residents to have;

·         Types of visit that comply with social distancing rules;

·         Carrying out dynamic risk assessments;

·         How to create and communicate a visiting policy.

Want the support of Health & Safety experts?

Are you looking to outsource your Health & Safety? Or would you like to give your in-house team the backing of an external team of experts and 24/7 access to resources and support?

Citation supports care businesses of all types and sizes with managing their Health & Safety and HR & Employment Law. They also have dedicated care products, including a CQC Application (CQC Pro), Care Policies & Procedures, Care Mock Inspections, and more. And as a buyacarehome member, you are entitled to preferential rates on their services.

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