You might wonder why are we posting an article about the death of a rock star most people have never heard of?
Chris Cornell ultimately died of an illness that we spend a lot of our time trying to treat. An illness that is not talked about enough. Chris Cornell was important to a lot of people, some of us here in GBMC included, and now he's gone. It's a waste, it's a tragedy and it should be talked about.
Read the article below and if you need help, ask for help.
RIP Chris Cornell 1964 - 2017
Article kindly reproduced by permission of the author, Rich Larson
You can now be referred for testing if you are in one or more of the categories for priority testing and meet the testing criteria below.
If you are not in a priority group we cannot refer you for testing at this time........
As you will know, GPs can only refer patients for Covid19 tests who fit the current criteria for testing - meaning a fever plus either cough or shortness of breath, along with being in one of the at risk groups.
Since Monday 16th March, GPs can order a test for Covid-19 by electronic referral following a phone consultation with the patient..........
As we all know by now, we have seen the first cases of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) in Ireland over the past few days.
We have yet to receive confirmation of the delivery date for the 2019 'Flu vaccines but we hope to have them by end of September.
We will update once we know more...