Coronavirus Sick Note if you are well but a family member has symptoms
This information is correct at the time of publishing 26/03/20
If you are well, but a member of your household has symptoms of cornavirus, you can obtain a sick note here: https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/.
The government has advised that your employer should not be requesting a formal sick note during this cornavirus emergency. This means that doctors can focus on looking after unwell patients.
for advice regarding self isolation
If you are unwell or your symptoms are worsening, you should obtain medical advice.
The easiest way is to use the cornavirus symptom checker https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19/ to find out the appropriate next steps. You can also contact your GP or 111.
However, if you are very unwell with symptoms such as acute shortness of breath / chest pain you should seek emergency help / call 999