This publication has been produced by Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Scotland, part of NHS National Services Scotland. ARHAI publications are not made available under terms of the OGL.

There has been growing concern surrounding the potentially increased risk of COVID-19 acquisition amongst healthcare workers (HCWs) in the UK compared to individuals in the general community. 

This rapid review was conducted to look at the scientific evidence base to determine the risk of healthcare worker (HCW) acquisition of SARS-CoV-2 in health and care settings.​​

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Last updated: 22 July 2021
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