Public Health Agency Prevention and Treatment Guidance

February 9, 2022

CDC Guidance

Item Date Updated
Infection Prevention
About Project Firstline: National training collaborative to help every health care worker understand and adhere to recommended infection control practices to respond to COVID-19 and protect their health. 7/20/2021
Project Firstline Facilitator Toolkit: Includes infection control training resources that cover the basic science of viruses, how respiratory droplets spread COVID-19, how viruses spread from surfaces to people, and how COVID-19 spreads. The toolkit is designed to help those who are not experts in infection control lead an effective and engaging training. 1/11/2022
Interim U.S. Guidance for Risk Assessment and Work Restrictions for Healthcare Personnel with Potential Exposure to COVID-19 12/23/2021
Infection Control Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus 6/3/2020
Considerations for Inpatient Obstetric Healthcare Settings 11/19/2021
Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings 9/10/2021
Guidance for Direct Service Providers 9/13/2021
Interim Additional Guidance for Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Outpatient Hemodialysis Facilities 12/17/2020
Updated Healthcare Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 Vaccination 9/10/2021
10 Things Healthcare Professionals Need to Know about U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Plans 12/1/2021
How CDC Is Making COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendations 11/15/2021
Using Therapeutics to Prevent and Treat COVID-19 12/31/2021
Interim Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed 2019 Novel Coronavirus Infection 2/16/2021
Information for Clinicians on Therapeutic Options for COVID-19 Patients 12/4/2020
Interim Guidance on Management of COVID-19 in Correctional and Detention Facilities 6/9/2021
Severe Illness Associated with Using Non-Pharmaceutical Chloroquine Phosphate to Prevent and Treat COVID-19 3/28/2020
Clinical Questions about COVID-19: Questions and Answers 11/17/2021
Considerations for Providing Hemodialysis to Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Acute Care Settings 7/7/2020
Clinical Care Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about COVID-19 4/17/2021
Information for Pediatric Healthcare Providers 12/30/2020
Evaluation and Management Considerations for Neonates At Risk for COVID-19 12/29/2020
Care for Breastfeeding Women 12/29/2021
Discontinuation of Isolation for Persons with COVID -19 Not in Healthcare Settings 1/14/2022
Discontinuation of Transmission-Based Precautions and Disposition of Patients with COVID-19 9/10/2021
Key Considerations for Transferring Patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities when Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States 7/30/2020
CDC Updates and Shortens Recommended Isolation and Quarantine Period for General Population 12/27/2021

DOH Guidance

Item Date Updated
Infection Prevention
Health Advisory: COVID-19 Guidance for Hospital Operators Regarding Visitation 3/18/2020
Health Advisory: Update on COVID-19 for Healthcare Facilities: Infection Control, Healthcare for Asymptomatic Persons Being Monitored 2/25/2020
Health Advisory: Ensuring Access to Health Care Services During COVID-19 5/19/2020
What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine 12/2/2020
Clinical Advisory on Paxlovid Treatment for COVID-19 Positive and Symptomatic Patients Currently on Clozapine 1/12/2022
DOH Letter: Alerts New York City mAb providers to New York State’s mAb prioritization guidance 12/21/2021
Prioritization of Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Monoclonal Antibodies for the Treatment and Prevention of Severe COVID-19 During Times of Severe Resource Limitations 12/29/2021
Health Advisory: Hospital Access to Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin for the Treatment of COVID-19 3/25/2020
Health Advisory: Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Disease Potentially Related to COVID-19 5/6/2020
Health Advisory: Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Temporally Associated with COVID-19 Interim Case Definition in New York State 5/13/2020
Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C): Guidance for Ambulatory Care Providers 6/24/2020
Bureau of Early Intervention Guidance to Early Intervention Providers Regarding COVID-19 9/22/2020
Health Advisory: COVID-19 Release from Home Isolation 3/28/2020
Health Advisory: Discontinuation of Isolation for Patients with COVID-19 Who Are Hospitalized or in Nursing Homes, Adult Care Homes, or Other Congregate Settings with Vulnerable Residents 4/19/2020
REVISED Updated Isolation & Quarantine Guidance 2/4/2022

DOHMH Guidance

NJ DOH Guidance

CMS Guidance

Additional Guidance

Item Date Updated
Guidance on Using CHEMPACK Assets (ASPR) 4/2/2020
COVID-19 Clinical Guidance For the Cardiovascular Care Team (American College of Cardiology) 3/6/2020
COVID-19 FAQs for Obstetrician-Gynecologists, Obstetrics (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists [ACOG])
Perinatal Quality Collaborative Webinar: Guided Discussion on COVID-19 and Pregnancy (ACOG) 3/30/2020
NIH Database to Track Neurological Symptoms Associated with COVID-19 (NIH): announced a new database to collect information from clinicians about COVID-19-related neurological symptoms, complications, outcomes, and effects on preexisting neurological conditions. Researchers and clinicians can request access to the database via the NeuroCOVID website. 1/26/2021
Planning Considerations for Monoclonal Antibody Administration (ASPR): describes monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19 patients and highlights considerations for providers and for planning and allocation. 9/1/2021
Factsheet for health care providers emergency use authorization of bamlanivimab (FDA) 3/18/2021
Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 Infection (ASPR TRACIE): includes a perspective from NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue on ongoing symptoms, COVID-19’s effects on neurological systems, delirium and coma, and systemic pulmonary long-term symptoms. 3/10/2021