P-05-1138 COVID-19 Weekly testing for staff caring for people with complex medical health needs
This petition was submitted by Leanne Collis, having collected a total of 50 signatures.
Text of Petition:
Our daughter Olivia is 17yrs old, has complex medical health needs and requires 24hr care. She is being put at risk on a daily basis of catching this deadly virus with no testing in place!!
Please, please sign!!!! The community staff mentioned are frontline workers looking after the vulnerable, they do all personal care and most tasks in the home that is required in the hospital environment.
NHS sites have weekly testing
Care homes have weekly testing
Special school residential homes have weekly testing
I have contacted PHW, they have referred to our local health board but they have REFUSED to protect Olivia and test her staff!!
The Committee considered the correspondence received and noted that the concerns raised have now been addressed, agreeing to thank the petitioner for raising the issue and close the petition.
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It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 16/03/2021.
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Business type: Petition
Reason considered: Senedd Business;
Status: For consideration
First published: 02/03/2021