Coronavirus (Covid-19) – guidance for patients


Ilkley & Wharfedale Medical Practice and IG Medical Practice have jointly issued this guidance for patients regarding the Coronavirus (Covid-19).



If you develop any of the following symptoms 14 days after the day you return from abroad:


  • cough

  • difficulty in breathing

  • fever (a temperature of 38 degrees C or higher)


You should:


  • if it is an emergency, call 999 and tell them which country you have returned from in the last 14 days

  • if you are unwell, but it is not an emergency, call NHS 111 and tell them which country you have returned from in the last 14 days


Whilst you await further advice from NHS 111: