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Long COVID and support for employees who have contracted COVID-19 | Covid-19 wellbeing | Birmingham City Council

Long COVID and support for employees who have contracted COVID-19

Increasing evidence shows that a minority of people who contract COVID-19 cannot shake off the effects of the virus months after initially falling ill.

Ongoing symptoms could include:

External support networks and guidance will introduced over the coming months, however managers who are concerned about employees who are still experiencing symptoms following a COVID-19 diagnosis should contact Occupational Health for further advice and guidance.

Further support and guidance is available to employees and managers from the NHS Your COVID Recovery hub.

NHS Birmingham and Solihull

Support is available from NHS Birmingham and Solihull website.

Society of Occupational Medicine - COVID-19 return to work guide for managers

Society of Occupational Medicine - COVID-19 return to work guide for recovering workers