IVF during Covid-19 pandemic

IVF during Covid-19 pandemic 2020-06-26T16:35:57+00:00

As the Covid-19 pandemic is stabilising, the return to normal daily life will also see the need to restart the provision of ART treatments. Vigilance and measured steps must be taken for safer practice and to minimise the risks related to Covid-19 infection to patients or staff.

IVF North East announces the restart of our fertility services in accordance with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) and British Fertility Society (BFS) guidance. Please find more information in the following documents:


1. Code of conduct for patients undergoing IVF


2. Triage questions for patients undergoing IVF


3. Covid-19 Patient Information Checklist


4. Patient information guidance for attending appointments


5. London Women’s Clinic Triaging Pathway


6. Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists information:


7. ARCS and British Fertility Society best practice guidelines for reintroduction of routine fertility treatments during the Covid-19 pandemic.


8. FAQs for patients having an operation during the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.