COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Resources

COVID-19 Cases & Latest Updates
IMPORTANT: There is an ongoing investigation to determine more about this outbreak. This is a rapidly evolving situation and information from CDC will be updated as it becomes available.

Georgia Updates
Office of the Governor
Georgia School Closures (GA Dept. of Education)

Legislative & Regulatory Updates
NEW Legislative & Regulatory Updates National | Georgia (LexisNexis)

Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH)

– COVID-19 CASES IN GEORGIA (Updated Daily)
Guidance for Georgia Clinicians
DPH Contact Guidance
DPH Isolation Guidance
Guidance for Georgia EMS and 911 PSAPs
COVID-19 General Information Factsheet
Key Protective Mask Guidance for Healthcare Workers
– DPH Testing Criteria

Healthcare providers who suspect COVID-19 infection in a patient should report them immediately to DPH by calling 1-866-PUB-HLTH (1-866-782-4584) and ask for a Medical Epidemiologist.

Webinar Archives

Primary PPE Training
Bio-Personal Protective Equipment for Community Health Centers
– Prepare Not Panic: COVID-19- CDC Update and Health Center Response Webinar | Slides
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Preparedness and Response for Primary Care Providers
Pandemic Expert Dr Sheri Fink on Reducing Harm From Coronavirus in US

Emergency Management Resources

Emergency Preparedness and Recovery Resources for Health Centers (HRSA)
– Emergency Preparedness & Continuity of Operations (HRSA)
Resources for Primary Care Associations and Health Centers (PCA EMAC)
– Emergency Preparedness: Tabletop Exercises (National Nurse-Led Care Consortium)

Sample Templates
Sample Patient Under Investigation (PUI) Incident Protocol for COVID-19
Sample Organizational Planning Checklist for COVID-19
Sample Provider Protocol for COVID-19
– ASPR COVID-19 Healthcare Planning Checklist
– Hazard-Specific Plan Template – Infectious Disease (CHCANYS)
– Respiratory Protection Program Toolkit for Health Centers (CHCANYS)

– Telehealth Coding Guidance 03_31_2020

Short Term Telecommuting Agreement (template)
– Temporary Telecommuting Policy (template)

Telecommuting Policy and Procedure (template)

Public, Community & Household
What To Do If You’re Sick
– How to Protect Yourself
– Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Homes and Residential Communities
TRAVEL CDC Check and Record Everyday Booklet
COVID-19 Advice for the Public

Laboratory & Testing
– DPH Testing Criteria
CDC Guidance for Laboratories

– LabCorp Testing | Sample ReportPress Release
– LabCorp 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), NAA Specimen Collection Instructions
– LabCorp Q&A: 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
– LabCorp Letter to Health Care Clients (3/13)
– Quest Diagnostics | COVID-19 Testing

Disinfectants & Antimicrobials

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) — Fighting Products
The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Center for Biocide Chemistries (CBC) has compiled a list of products that have been pre-approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for use against emerging enveloped viral pathogens and can be used during the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

EPA | Registered Antimicrobial Products for Use Against Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the Cause of COVID-19

Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking

Information On COVID-19 For Survivors, Communities, and DV/SA Programs
– Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

COVID-19 Clinician Screening Algorithm
– Clinician Screening Tool for Identifying Persons Under Investigation for Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Small Business Administration (SBA)

– Small Business Administration (SBA) Preferred Lenders
SBA Program Comparison Chart
– SBA Emergency Loan Overview
– Coronavirus Emergency Loans Guide and Checklist for Small Businesses and Nonprofits

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)/CARES Act

– Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)/CARES Act
Download PPP Application
– PPP Information Sheet
– PPP Overview

United States COVID-19 Coronavirus Case Tracker

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