Covid 19

Below are some excellent resources to help guide you as you respond and recover from the Covid 19 pandemic.

Maps and Statistics
Definitions, Background, Plans, Legal Authorities
International Sites
Us Government Sites
US DHHS CDC
Professional, Organization, Private and Academic Sites

 

MAPS AND STATISTICS

US DHHS CDC Global COVID-19 Map
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/locations-confirmed-cases.html#map

US DHHS CDC US Outbreak Statistics
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html

COVID-19 Outbreak Tracker.  Kaiser Family Foundation
https://www.kff.org/global-health-policy/fact-sheet/coronavirus-tracker/

US Dpt of State Travel Advisories
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html/

DEFINITIONS, BACKGROUND, PLANS, LEGAL AUTHORITIES

COVID-19 Glossary.  Kaiser Family Foundation
https://www.kff.org/glossary/covid-19-outbreak-glossary

US DHHS Public Health Emergency Declaration
https://www.phe.gov/emergency/news/healthactions/phe/Pages/2019-nCoV.aspx

Flu Types, definitions, and naming conventions.   US DHHS CDC
http://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/viruses/types.htm

Definitions and Risk Assessments,  US DHHS CDC  (Interim US Guidance for Risk Assessment and Public Health Management of Persons with Potential Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Exposure in Travel-associated or Community Settings)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/risk-assessment.html

National Pandemic Strategy Page,   US DHHS CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pandemic-resources/national-strategy/index.html

Network for Public Health Law.  Coronavirus Primer.  Authorities, etc…
https://www.networkforphl.org/resources/emergency-legal-preparedness-wuhan-coronavirus/

Pandemic Intervals Framework,  US DHHS CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pandemic-resources/national-strategy/intervals-framework.html

Pandemic Phases,  World Health Organization (2009 H1N1)
https://www.who.int/csr/disease/swineflu/phase/en/

PREP Act Legal Liability Protection
https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/03/17/2020-05484/declaration-under-the-public-readiness-and-emergency-preparedness-act-for-medical-countermeasures

US Government Accountability Office.  GAO Report  “Science & Tech Spotlight: Coronaviruses” (GAO-20-472SP) on March 3, 2020.
https://www.gao.gov/assets/710/705075.pdf

INTERNATIONAL SITES

World Health Organization  (WHO)
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

EU European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.  COVID-19 site
https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/novel-coronavirus-china

UK Government COVID-19 Publications
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-infection-prevention-and-control

Canada Government COVID-19 Info Page
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/canadas-reponse.html

Mexico Government Dpt of Health COVID-19 Page
https://www.gob.mx/salud/documentos/nuevo-coronavirus-2019-ncov-comunicado-tecnico-diario?idiom=es

Australian Government.  Dpt of Health COVID-19 Resource page
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/collections/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-resources
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-resources-for-health-professionals-including-aged-care-providers-pathology-providers-and-healthcare-managers

US GOVERNMENT SITES

US DHHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) COVID-19 page (PHE.GOV)
https://www.phe.gov/Preparedness/COVID19/Pages/default.aspx

US DHHS ASPR TRACIE.
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources/44/SARS-MERS/44

US DHHS National Institutes of Health (NIH)
https://www.nih.gov/health-information/coronavirus

US DHHS NIH National Library of Medicine (NLM)
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/index.html#Novel_Coronavirus

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP)
https://tools.niehs.nih.gov/wetp/covid19worker/

US DHHS CDC

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/

Spanish
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index-sp.html

US DHHS CDC Travel Health Notices
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices?deliveryName=USCDC_1150-DM20414

US DHHS CDC Weekly COVID-19 newsletter updates
https://tools.cdc.gov/CampaignProxyService/subscriptions.aspx

Self-Checker
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/steps-when-sick.html

US DHHS CDC NIOSH
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/emres/2019_ncov.html

Respirator Information
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/respirator-use-faq.html

Approved N95 respirators
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/topics/respirators/disp_part/n95list1-a.html

US DHHS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/covid19-emergency-declaration-health-care-providers-fact-sheet.pdf
https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Current-Emergencies/Current-Emergencies-page
https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Provider-Enrollment-and-Certification/SurveyCertEmergPrep/Influenza-Viruses
https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Resources/Waivers-and-flexibilities
https://www.cms.gov/medicareprovider-enrollment-and-certificationsurveycertificationgeninfopolicy-and/emergency-medical-treatment-and-labor-act-emtala-requirements-and-implications-related-coronavirus
https://www.medicaid.gov/medicaid/section-1115-demonstrations/1115-application-process/index.html
https://www.cms.gov/newsroom/press-releases/trump-administration-releases-covid-19-checklists-and-tools-accelerate-relief-state-medicaid-chip

US DHHS Food and Drug Administration.
https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/mcm-issues/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

COVID-19 Emergency Use Authorizations  (FDA)
https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/emergency-situations-medical-devices/emergency-use-authorizations#coronavirus2019

US DHHS Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration
https://www.samhsa.gov/coronavirus

US DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
https://www.cisa.gov/coronavirus

US DHS FEMA
ENGLISH: https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus
SPANISH: https://www.fema.gov/es/coronavirus

US DHS FEMA RUMOR CONTROL PAGE:

https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus-rumor-control

How To Help

https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus/how-to-help

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Eligible Emergency Protective Measures.  FEMA Fact Sheet
Release date: March 19, 2020
https://www.fema.gov/news-release/2020/03/19/coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-eligible-emergency-protective-measures

Hospitals. Quick Guide: FEMA Reimbursement for Acute Care Hospitals.  (2016 update)
Yale New Haven Health.  The Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
https://www.ynhhs.org/~/media/files/emergency/aquickguide_femareimbursement.pdf

US Dpt of Labor OSHA
https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/
https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf
https://www.osha.gov/memos/2020-03-14/temporary-enforcement-guidance-healthcare-respiratory-protection-annual-fit

US Dpt of State.  Overseas Security Advisory Council.
https://www.osac.gov/Content/Announcement/fee23fa6-8c30-44ae-985f-180e3ce9635e

US Dpt of Transportation FAA.  Interim Aircrew Guidance for COVID-19
https://www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/safo/all_safos/media/2020/SAFO20001.pdf

US Environmental Protection Agency.  EPA’s Registered Antimicrobial Products for Use Against Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the Cause of COVID-19
https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2020-03/documents/sars-cov-2-list_03-03-2020.pdf

US Small Business Administration
https://www.sba.gov/disaster-assistance/coronavirus-covid-19

USA GOV International Traveler Issues for Americans
https://www.usa.gov/americans-abroad#item-214568

US National Governors Association.  COVID-19 Site
https://www.nga.org/coronavirus/

PROFESSIONAL, ORGANIZATION, PRIVATE AND ACADEMIC SITES

American College of Emergency Physicians.  COVID-19 Resource page
https://www.acep.org/by-medical-focus/infectious-diseases/coronavirus/

American College Health Association
https://acha.org/acha/resources/topics/2019_novel_coronavirus_2019-ncov.aspx

American Hospital Association
https://www.aha.org/2020-01-22-updates-and-resources-novel-coronavirus-2019-cov

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
https://www.ashp.org/Pharmacy-Practice/Resource-Centers/Coronavirus

American Veterinary Medical Association.  Companion Animal Issues
https://www.avma.org/resources-tools/animal-health-and-welfare/covid-19/interim-recommendations-intake-companion-animals-households-humans-COVID-19-are-present

ASTHO.  COVID-19: Simple Answersto Top Questions Risk Communications Guide.
https://www.astho.org/COVID-19/Q-and-A/

Health Industry Distributors Association
https://www.hida.org/distribution/advocacy/industry-issues/Coronavirus-resource-center.aspx

International Air Transport Association.  Air Transport and Communicable Diseases Page
https://www.iata.org/en/programs/safety/health/diseases

National Academy for State Health Policy.  “States Use Federal Waivers to Expand Health Care Resources to Confront COVID-19”
https://nashp.org/states-use-federal-waivers-to-expand-health-care-resources-to-confront-covid-19

National Ebola Training and Education Center.  (Search under COVID-19 Resources)
https://netec.org/

New England Journal of Medicine
https://www.nejm.org/coronavirus

University of Minnesota.  Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy.  COVID-19 page.
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/infectious-disease-topics/covid-19

Massachusetts General Hospital.  2019 Novel Coronavirus Toolkit
https://www.massgeneral.org/disaster-medicine/tools/

The GAO published “Science & Tech Spotlight: Coronaviruses” (GAO-20-472SP) on March 3, 2020. This report provides an overview of coronaviruses and looks at previous coronavirus outbreaks, how coronaviruses work, current diagnostics, and research on vaccines and therapeutics.

https://www.gao.gov/assets/710/705075.pdf

Topic Collection: COVID-19 Telemedicine/Virtual Medical Care Resources.  US DHHS/ASPR TRACIE
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources/116/covid-19-telemedicine-virtual-medical-care-resources/99