Table 4

Case studies under the theme of ‘Planning’

Case study—PlanningDescription
Keeping our community safeSwift local decision-making and early intervention with measures to keep patients, staff and the community safe at the start of the pandemic.
Community supportSupport was offered from a hospital that had to cease operations and clinics during COVID-19 but offered staff and equipment across the whole health system including ventilators. There was evidence of strong support structures for staff and volunteers. The collaborations and support across the local healthcare service further improved relationships between organisations.