Survey - Return to Surgery (to be completed by healthcare professionals only)

All staff must have adequate PPE and PPE training before returning to surgery:
All staff must be regularly tested for COVID-19:
All patients must be tested and test negative for COVID-19 pre-operatively:
Priority for surgery must be given to non-diabetic patients:
Priority for surgery must be given to patients in the lower BMI groups:
Priority for surgery must be given to patients in the lower age groups:
There is no evidence to suggest an increased risk of laparoscopy compared to open surgery in the elective setting
Laparoscopic procedures should be carried out by senior, trained laparoscopic surgeons, in order to minimise operating time and potential of aerosolisation:
Ultra-filtration (smoke evacuation system or filtration) should be used, if available:
Some patient follow-up should be done remotely via tele-conferencing:
There is adequate infrastructure in place for some patient follow-up to be done remotely via tele-conferencing in my hospital: