Below are links to the COVID-19 Department of Health websites for New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Pennsylvania. Updates on the states’ COVID-19 case count along with helpful resources for health care providers can be found on each site.
NJ, CT, PA, and RI Department of Health Websites
March 10, 2020
Updated COVID-19 Hospital Visitation Guidance
The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has issued updated visitation guidance (attached), effective today, that supersedes all previous DOH visitation guidance issued during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the new guidance requires hospitals to permit in-person visitation, it allows hospitals to set the maximum number of visitation hours and visitors to various hospital units...
June 8, 2021
New York State Reopening Guidance for Businesses (including Office Settings Owned or Operated by Hospitals)
New York State has released guidance in conjunction with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent announcement that New York is adopting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s interim recommendations for fully vaccinated people. Effective May 19, businesses, including offices, are authorized to require masks and six feet of social distancing for employees and/or...
May 21, 2021
COVID-19 Community, Patient, and Health Care Worker Health Education Toolkit
This toolkit provides health education specialists and other healthcare workers in hospital systems and community hospitals COVID-related materials for their communities and patients. The toolkit includes flyers and posters on COVID-19, facts, symptoms, public health mitigation efforts, testing, and contact tracing. All resources focus on a general population unless otherwise indicated. Materials available in multiple...
May 14, 2021