Support for patients

Advice and guidance for patients awaiting treatment

We’re here to help you prepare for your treatment, and support you if you experience treatment delays. We can help you to access care quickly as the healthcare system returns to normal.

Find out about the support & advice you can access

Health information, articles and resources from our experts to help you adjust to this new normal

Bupa Buddy

Having someone to chat to can help fend off boredom and loneliness amongst any elderly relatives who’re shielding or self-isolating. That’s why we’ve created our Bupa Buddy service.

Latest updates to our products and services

Read more information on coronavirus and specific Bupa products and services

Support for intermediaries, employers and your employees

Information, FAQs and resources for employers and intermediaries

Worried about symptoms, or need urgent help?

Access the latest guidance and answers to frequently asked questions

The situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) is continuously changing. To ensure you have the latest information, advice and guidance explore these external links and resources.

World Health Organization
Read the latest updates from the World Health Organization (WHO)

UK Government
Find out more about the UK Government response from Department of Health and Social Care and Public Health England

NHS England
Read NHS information about how coronavirus is spread and how to avoid catching or spreading germs.

Travel information
If you are looking for information on how the coronavirus outbreak may affect your travel plans, please follow the guidance of the Foreign and Commonwealth office.

Get advice about travelling abroad, including the latest information on coronavirus, safety and security, entry requirements and travel warnings.

For the latest situation reports, and a map of affected areas see the latest from the
World Health Organization.

Read previous updates from Bupa

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