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1. National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information

National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information | HIQA Header Tasks Menu COVID-19 HIQA’s is supporting the National Public Health Emergency Team in its response to COVID-19. National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information Search Search National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information Main navigation - Health Info . Information governance HIQA has conducted a Data Protection Impact Assessment on the data processing (...) activities involved in the Public Engagement Survey. You can find out more information about the DPIA in the DPIA summary below. Identifiable information (your name and phone number) is deleted four weeks after the survey takes place. Aggregate non-identifiable information is retained in line with the document retention and destruction schedule for the survey. Complaints, queries and further information If you have a complaint or a query or if you would like further information relating to this survey

2020 HIQA Health Information

2. COVID-19: guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing

COVID-19: guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing COVID-19: guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing - GOV.UK Tell us whether you accept cookies We use about how you use GOV.UK. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services. Accept all cookies You’ve accepted all cookies. You can at any time. Hide Search Guidance and support Guidance COVID-19: guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing Advice (...) and information on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Published 29 March 2020 Last updated 14 September 2020 — From: Documents HTML Ref: PHE publications gateway number GW-1212 . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what

2020 Public Health England

3. Database of public health guidance on COVID-19

Database of public health guidance on COVID-19 Database of public health guidance on COVID-19 | HIQA Header Tasks Menu COVID-19 HIQA’s is supporting the National Public Health Emergency Team in its response to COVID-19. Database of public health guidance on COVID 19 Search Search Database of public health guidance on COVID-19 Main navigation - HTA Contact Us 021 240 9300 Follow Us Receive SMS News Alerts Text HIQA to 51155 to subscribe to our free SMS alerts. Text HIQASTOP to 51155 (...) to unsubscribe. for More info. Receive Our Newsletter Footer Links Health Information and Quality Authority ©

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

4. Public health surveillance for COVID-19: interim guidance

Public health surveillance for COVID-19: interim guidance -1- Public health surveillance for COVID-19 Interim guidance 7 August 2020 Background This document summarizes current WHO guidance for public health surveillance of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in humans caused by infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). This guidance combines and supersedes two earlier documents: Global surveillance guidance for COVID-19 caused by human infection with COVID-19 (...) to definitions that may affect the interpretation of surveillance data. Public Health Surveillance for COVID-19: Interim guidance -2- Suspected COVID-19 case (two suspected case definitions A or B): A. A person who meets the clinical AND epidemiological criteria: Clinical criteria: 1. Acute onset of fever AND cough; OR 2. Acute onset of ANY THREE OR MORE of the following signs or symptoms: fever, cough, general weakness/fatigue 1 , headache, myalgia, sore throat, coryza, dyspnoea, anorexia/nausea/vomiting

2020 WHO Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

5. Considerations for school-related public health measures in the context of COVID-19

Considerations for school-related public health measures in the context of COVID-19 -1- Considerations for school-related public health measures in the context of COVID-19 Annex to Considerations in adjusting public health and social measures in the context of COVID-19 14 September 2020 Introduction Countries around the world are taking broad public health and social measures (PHSM), including closure of schools, to prevent the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19. 1 This Annex (...) May 2020 entitled Considerations for school- related public health measures in the context of COVID-19. 2 This document was developed with input from the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) of Experts on Educational Institutions and COVID-19 and experts from WHO, UNICEF, and UNESCO, who jointly reviewed the latest evidence to develop this interim guidance, which considers equity, resource implications, and feasibility. The main changes introduced in this document are a risk-based approach for school

2020 WHO Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

6. Rapid Review: What is the impact of COVID-19 and related public health measures on household food security?

Rapid Review: What is the impact of COVID-19 and related public health measures on household food security? September 25, 2020 1 Rapid Review: What is the impact of COVID-19 and related public health measures on household food security? Prepared by: The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools Date: September 25, 2020 Suggested Citation: National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools. (2020, September 25). What is the impact of COVID-19 and related public health measures (...) by McMaster University and funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada. The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of the Public Health Agency of Canada. This Rapid Review is for general information purposes only. The information provided in this Rapid Review is provided “as is” and McMaster University makes no warranties, promises and/or representations of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the nature, standard, accuracy, completeness, reliability or otherwise

2020 COVID-19 Rapid Evidence Service

7. Protocol for identification and review of public health guidance - COVID-19

Protocol for identification and review of public health guidance - COVID-19 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 Health Information and Quality Authority 1 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 18 September 2020 Version 6.1 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 Health Information and Quality Authority 2 Version history (...) Version Date Description of change v1.0 v2.0 14 April 2020 Addition of HSE and Department of Health as stakeholders. Revision of contents to reflect the use of the excel database as the exclusive means of storing data. Addition of criteria for choosing international organisations to be searched. v3.0 19 May 2020 Addition of specific topics for reviews of public health guidance. v4.0 29 May 2020 Amendment and addition of links to ‘2.1 Search relevant international resources’ v5.0 16 June 2020 Addition

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

8. Precision public health – A critical review of the opportunities and obstacles

Precision public health – A critical review of the opportunities and obstacles Dan Kneae, Theo Lorenc, Alson O’Mara-Eves, Quan nha Hong Kat Sutcffe, Amanda Sowden, James Thomas ––––––––––––––––– September 2020 Precson pubc heath A crtca revew of the opportuntes and obstaces NIHR Poc esearch Programme evews Fact T o support natona poc deveopment and mpementaton The NIHR Poc esearch Programme evews Fact s a coaboraton between the foowng The authors of this report are: Dylan Kneale 1 , Theo Lorenc (...) for Health Research (NIHR) Policy Research Programme (PRP) for the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). It was funded through the NIHR PRP contract with the EPPI Centre at UCL (Reviews facility to support national policy development and implementation). The views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the DHSC. Funder involvement This work is part of an ongoing programme of work funded by DHSC. Throughout the review, DHSC

2020 EPPI Centre

9. Covid-19: Public health guidance on identification and management of symptoms in school

Covid-19: Public health guidance on identification and management of symptoms in school Rapid review of public health guidance on identification and management of symptoms in children and young people attending school in the context of COVID-19 04 September 2020 Rapid review of public health guidance on identification and management of symptoms in children and young people attending schools Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 76 Key points ? The Roadmap for the full return (...) to identifying and managing symptoms in CYP attending school, were identified from 20 countries (15 European, two North American, two Australasian and one Asian), including eight guidance documents from international public health bodies (the World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)). ? In general, the symptoms associated with COVID-19 are consistent across guidance documents, including the core symptoms of fever and cough, with or without additional

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

10. Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID?19: a rapid review

Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID?19: a rapid review Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID‐19: a rapid review - Nussbaumer-Streit, B - 2020 | Cochrane Library Cookies Our site uses cookies to improve your experience. You can find out more about our use of cookies in About Cookies, including instructions on how to turn off cookies if you wish to do so. By continuing to browse this site you agree (...) Cochrane Library features . Scolaris Content Language Banner Portlet Scolaris Content Language Banner Portlet Scolaris Content Display Scolaris Content Display Read comments on this Review(0) Cochrane Clinical Answers Editorials Podcasts Special Collections Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID‐19: a rapid review Cochrane Systematic Review - Rapid Version published: 14 September 2020 Collapse all Expand all Abstract available in Background Coronavirus

2020 Cochrane

11. Children’s public health 0 to 5 years: national reporting

Children’s public health 0 to 5 years: national reporting Children’s public health 0 to 5 years: national reporting - GOV.UK Tell us whether you accept cookies We use about how you use GOV.UK. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services. Accept all cookies You’ve accepted all cookies. You can at any time. Hide Search Guidance and support Guidance Children’s public health 0 to 5 years: national reporting This guidance provides local (...) what analysts and commissioners in local authorities need to do to submit health visiting activity and outcomes data to Public Health England (PHE). It contains all the technical detail needed to submit aggregate data to the central system. The national interim reporting system was suspended in April 2020 because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It is restarting in September 2020 with a revised timetable: the data collection window will be open between 21 September and 30 October for quarter

2020 Public Health England

12. Vulnerability in childhood: a public health informed approach

Vulnerability in childhood: a public health informed approach Vulnerability in childhood: a public health informed approach - GOV.UK Tell us whether you accept cookies We use about how you use GOV.UK. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services. Accept all cookies You’ve accepted all cookies. You can at any time. Hide Search Guidance and support Guidance Vulnerability in childhood: a public health informed approach Reports for local (...) government and their partners to inform their co-ordinated approaches to reduce vulnerability and adversity in childhood. Published 2 September 2020 From: Documents Ref: PHE publications gateway number GW-1202 . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Ref: PHE publications gateway number GW-1202 . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Details A public health informed approach looks

2020 Public Health England

13. Publication and related bias in quantitative health services and delivery research: a multimethod study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Publication and related bias in quantitative health services and delivery research: a multimethod study Publication and related bias in quantitative health services and delivery research: a multimethod study Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you need (...) . >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> 1)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} This study found evidence of publication and related bias in quantitative health services and delivery research, highlighted features influencing its occurrence, detection and mitigation, and uncovered diverse views among stakeholders. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , & . Abimbola A Ayorinde 1 , Iestyn Williams 2 , Russell Mannion 2 , Fujian Song 3 , Magdalena Skrybant 4 , Richard J Lilford 4 , Yen-Fu Chen 1

2020 NIHR HTA programme

14. Rapid review - public health guidance for residential care facilities

Rapid review - public health guidance for residential care facilities Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 55 Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities in the context of COVID-19 3 September 2020 Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 55 Version history Version Date Specific updates V1.0 30 March 2020 (...) of guidance from the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention. Update of guidance exceeding HPSC guidance. Included information on enhanced measures being taken elsewhere to protect RCFs, in particular virus-free RCFs. V2.0 21 May 2020 Restructured to summarise guidance using a thematic approach and addition of Table 1 summarising protective measures by country or agency. V2.1 28 May 2020 Included updated guidance from the CDC, New Zealand and Australia. Rapid review of public health

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

15. Public Health England has changed its definition of deaths: here’s what it means

Public Health England has changed its definition of deaths: here’s what it means Public Health England has changed its definition of deaths: here’s what it means - CEBM CEBM The Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine develops, promotes and disseminates better evidence for healthcare. Navigate this website Public Health England has changed its definition of deaths: here’s what it means August 12, 2020 Carl Heneghan, Jason Oke Public Health England has changed its definition of deaths. is now death (...) on deaths. This will allow us to better determine if deaths related to COVID are trending up or down. AUTHORS is a Senior Statistician at the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences and Module Coordinator for (EBHC Med Stats), and (EBHC), as part of the . is Professor of Evidence-Based Medicine and Director of Studies for the (Full bio and disclosure statement ) Disclaimer : the article has not been peer-reviewed; it should not replace individual clinical judgement, and the sources cited

2020 Oxford COVID-19 Evidence Service

16. Public health guidance on universal face mask use by healthcare workers in the context of COVID-19

Public health guidance on universal face mask use by healthcare workers in the context of COVID-19 Rapid review of public health guidance on universal face mask use by healthcare workers in the context of COVID-19 Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 11 Rapid review of public health guidance on universal face mask use by healthcare workers in the context of COVID-19 13 August 2020 Rapid review of public health guidance on universal face mask use by healthcare workers (...) and, rapid identification of cases and provision of masks for suspected and confirmed cases. ? Hong Kong recommended general mask wearing by HCWs in all areas of a healthcare setting, in the context of COVID-19 (17 January). ? Public Health England recommended that a mask is worn for all direct patient care when assessing an individual that is not currently a suspected or confirmed case, where there is sustained transmission in a setting. This guidance covered England, Northern Ireland, Scotland

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

17. Rapid review - public health guidance for residential care facilities

Rapid review - public health guidance for residential care facilities Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 52 Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities in the context of COVID-19 6 August 2020 Rapid review of public health guidance for residential care facilities Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 52 Version history Version Date Specific updates V1.0 30 March 2020 (...) of guidance from the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention. Update of guidance exceeding HPSC guidance. Included information on enhanced measures being taken elsewhere to protect RCFs, in particular virus-free RCFs. V2.0 21 May 2020 Restructured to summarise guidance using a thematic approach and addition of Table 1 summarising protective measures by country or agency. V2.1 28 May 2020 Included updated guidance from the CDC, New Zealand and Australia. Rapid review of public health

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

18. Database of public health guidance on COVID-19

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2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

19. Protocol for identification and review of public health guidance - COVID-19

Protocol for identification and review of public health guidance - COVID-19 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 7 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 26 June 2020 Version 5.0 Protocol for the identification and review of new and updated public health guidance - COVID-19 Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 7 (...) Version history Version Date Description of change v1.0 v2.0 14 April 2020 Addition of HSE and Department of Health as stakeholders. Revision of contents to reflect the use of the excel database as the exclusive means of storing data. Addition of criteria for choosing international organisations to be searched. v3.0 19 May 2020 Addition of specific topics for reviews of public health guidance. v4.0 29 May 2020 Amendment and addition of links to ‘2.1 Search relevant international resources’ v5.0 16

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

20. Rapid review - public health guidance for physical distancing

Rapid review - public health guidance for physical distancing Review of public health guidance for physical distancing Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 49 Rapid review of public health guidance on physical distancing in the context of COVID-19 26 June 2020 Review of public health guidance for physical distancing Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 49 Key points ? Guidance documents relating to physical distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic from ten (...) countries and two international public health bodies were considered in this review. ? There was some variation in the guidance issued (across different settings) in relation to the recommended safe physical distance required to reduce the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission: o Public health agencies in Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, the United States and Canada currently recommend maintaining a physical distance of 2 metres (or 6 feet) for the general public, where possible. o A physical distance

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority