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College responds to report on the impact of COVID-19 on BAME groups

College responds to report on the impact of COVID-19 on BAME groups

Speaking following the publication of Public Health England’s report “Beyond the data: Understanding the impact of COVID-19 on BAME groups”, College President Professor Jackie Taylor welcomed the report, and called on government to quickly develop plans to implements the recommendations.

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The disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on BAME people in the UK

The disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on BAME people in the UK

Following the publication of “COVID-19: review of disparities in risks and outcomes”, a new report by Public Health England (Tuesday 2nd June), the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has called on government and NHS bodies to develop plans to understand and address this critical susceptibility as a matter of urgency.

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Position Statement on risks of health care workers contracting COVID-19 as part of their contact with patients

Position Statement on risks of health care workers contracting COVID-19 as part of their contact with patients

BAME individuals play an important part in supporting and providing our NHS wherever they work in the NHS. While every death in active service is important and regrettable, if these individuals are disproportionately affected specific steps to protect them may be necessary.

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