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Care Homes: Visits

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 141174, tabled on 16 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will continue to provide free Lateral Flow Tests for Care Home visitors after 1 April 2022.

Answered on

21 March 2022

The testing regime in adult social care after 1 April 2022 is under review. Until then, testing for visitors to care homes should align with current guidance on testing. We will set out further details in due course.

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