Wirral’s approach to supporting care providers has been based on the need to ensure care services continue to be effective and resilient during this COVID-19 period. Support is provided on an on-going basis in both financial and non-financial ways, as below:

Non-financial support

  • Daily communications and support for escalated issues and guidance updates
  • Weekly call with care providers
  • Online provider forum’s
  • Distribution and advice regarding PPE where stocks identified at emergency levels
  • Advice and support regarding testing guidance and access
  • Joint working with the wider Health system to identify support needs.
  • Mutual aid support

Financial support