COVID-19 Information

The Patient and Client Council will not be providing a running commentary on numbers of suspected cases in Northern Ireland. We will not be commenting on numbers of people being screened, and we cannot comment on any individual cases.

The Department of Health and Social Care will publish UK-wide updates at 2pm on every day until further notice.

This is an evolving situation and a helpline has been established for anyone in Northern Ireland who has travelled to China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia and Macau in the past 14 days. The helpline number is 0300 200 7885.

Advice for medical professionals can be found here.

Advice for the public can be found here.

People who plan to travel should check the travel advice on

Should you wish to speak to the Patient and Client Council about a concern or complaint you may have about your health and social care: please feel free to call our Freephone line on 0800 917 0222 or email us at