Coronavirus (COVID-19): fertility services - winter 2020/2021 preparation plans

This document sets out the winter preparation plans for fertility services in Scotland.

8 Abbreviations

ACU Assisted Conception Unit

ARCS Association of Reproductive and Clinical Scientists

BAME Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic

BFS British Fertility Society

COVID - 19 Corona Virus Disease 2019

HFEA Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

HR Human Resources

ICSI Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection

IPC Infection Prevention and Control

IVF In vitro fertilisation

MDT Multi-Disciplinary Team

NHS National Health Service

PPE Personal Protective Equipment

PR Person Responsible

RCOG Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

SARS CoV-2 Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

SG Scottish Government

SNBTS Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

UK United Kingdom

UKOSS United Kingdom Obstetrics surveillance system



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