The DWP had postponed all medical assessments
for UC, ESA, PIP and IIDB until at least 19th June 2020 - these are now being reintroduced. Click here
Claimants with Covid-19, or who are self-isolating or looking after a child (or qualifying young person) with Covid or self-isolating can be treated as having limited capability without having to provide any medical evidence or undergo a work capability assessment. This has been extended to March 22nd 2022.