RCOG COVID 19 Infection and Pregnancy - Occupational Health Advice for employers and pregnant women during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Guidance for pregnant women in these key professions, and in particular for pregnant healthcare professionals, the following information may be helpful when discussing how best to ensure health and safety in the workplace with their occupational health teams.

Useful sections for Primary Care:

  1. Available information about risks of contracting COVID-19 in pregnancy 

2.1 Risk to pregnant women

2.2 Risk to the baby 

  1. Recommendations for pregnant healthcare workers 

3.1 Protection of all pregnant healthcare workers 

3.2 Choices for pregnant healthcare workers prior to 28 weeks’ gestation

3.3 Healthcare workers after 28 weeks’ gestation or with underlying health conditions