Public Health Agency Prevention and Treatment Guidance

May 3, 2021

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. 8/10/2020
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. 3/10/2021
Steps Healthcare Facilities Can Take Now to Prepare for Coronavirus Disease 2019 3/20/2020
Preparing for COVID-19 in Nursing Homes 6/25/2020
Interim U.S. Guidance for Risk Assessment and Work Restrictions for Healthcare Personnel with Potential Exposure to COVID-19 10/21/2020
Infection Control Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus 6/3/2020
Considerations for Alternate Care Sites 4/24/2020
COVID-19 Outpatient Dialysis Facility Preparedness Assessment Tool 3/26/2020
Considerations for Inpatient Obstetric Healthcare Settings 5/20/2020
Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings 7/15/2020
Guidance for Direct Service Providers 6/28/2020
Interim Additional Guidance for Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Outpatient Hemodialysis Facilities 10/21/2020
Updated Healthcare Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 Vaccination 4/27/2021
10 Things Healthcare Professionals Need to Know about U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Plans 11/9/2020
How CDC Is Making COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendations 12/3/2020
Information for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus (COVID-19) 8/25/2020
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 4/25/2020
Interim Guidance on Management of COVID-19 in Correctional and Detention Facilities 10/21/2020
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 12/4/2020
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 10/9/2020
Information for Pediatric Healthcare Providers 8/19/2020
Evaluation and Management Considerations for Neonates At Risk for COVID-19 10/23/2020
Care for Breastfeeding Women 12/3/2020
Discontinuation of Isolation for Persons with COVID -19 Not in Healthcare Settings 7/20/2020
Discontinuation of Transmission-Based Precautions and Disposition of Patients with COVID-19 2/16/2021
Duration of Isolation and Precautions for Adults with COVID-19 10/19/2020
Key Considerations for Transferring Patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities when Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States 7/30/2020

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Additional Guidance

Item Date Updated
Guidance on Using CHEMPACK Assets (ASPR) 4/2/2020
Regulations clarifying requirements for isolation and quarantine (New York State’s Public Health and Planning Council)
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
Monoclonal Antibody Treatment for High-Risk Covid-19 Positive Patients factsheet (US Department of Health and Human Services)
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. 2/10/2021
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