The Automatic Vending Association has urged individuals that Department of Health and Social Care has not too long ago presented up to date steerage on employee / worker coronavirus (COVID-19) checking out.

If you’re an crucial employee who’s self-isolating, you’ll now observe for you and your family to get examined for coronavirus (COVID-19).

Originally merchandising used to be lined as “critical personnel in the production and distribution of food, drink and essential goods, including those involved in food production, processing, distribution, sale and delivery”. Key Worker checking out is now being prolonged to somebody with signs who’s:

  • over 65
  • or should depart house to visit paintings
  • and their families

An particular person can observe right here:

Details of methods to use the portal will also be discovered right here: Covid-19 Testing Self Referral Portal – user guide

Employer referral

As an employer you’ll nominate an inventory of workforce to be examined.

The employer referral portal permits employers to refer crucial employees who’re self-isolating both as a result of they or member(s) in their family have coronavirus signs, for checking out. It is a protected portal for employers to make use of to add the entire checklist of names and phone main points of self-isolating crucial employees.

If referred via this portal, crucial employees will obtain a textual content message with a singular invitation code to e book a take a look at for themselves (if symptomatic) or their symptomatic family member(s) at a regional checking out website.

In order to procure a login, employers of crucial employees will have to e mail ku.vog.cshdnull@ksedecivreslatrop with:

  • organisation identify
  • nature of the organisation’s trade
  • area
  • names (the place imaginable) and e mail addresses of the two customers who will load crucial employee touch main points

Once employer main points had been verified, two login credentials can be issued for the employer referral portal.