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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Scottish workbook 2020

Published: 7 Aug 2020
Last updated: 26 May 2021 - see all updates

This workbook explains how local and national public health agencies take the action needed to prevent coronavirus spread, together with advice on management of outbreaks. Sector advice cards can be found under supporting files.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Scottish workbook 2020
Acronym list

Acronym list

BCP Business Continuity Plan

COSLA Convention of Scottish Local Authorities

COVID-19 Coronavirus

DPH Director of Public Health

IJB Integration Joint Board

IMT Incident Management Team

FSS Food Standards Scotland

HPT NHS Board Health Protection Team

LA Local Authority

MIP Major Incident Plan

MPHI Management of Public Health Incidents

NHS National Health Service

PAG Problem Assessment Group

PHS Public Health Scotland

RP Resilience Partnership

SAC Sector Advice Card

SG Scottish Government



First published: 7 Aug 2020 Last updated: 26 May 2021 -