Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Infection Control Assessment and promotion Program (ICAP)

NEW! Just Released Guidance from DHHS on COVID-19 Restriction Phasing in Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

Nebraska Local Public Health Departments
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

DHHS-ICAP Webinars and Resources
Source: icap.nebraskamed.com

COVID-19 General Guidance and Testing Information for Nebraskans
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

COVID-19 Screening and Testing Information
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

COVID-19 Health Care Providers, Clinics, and Facilities Testing Information
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

Health Alert Network
Source: dhhs.ne.gov

National Organization COVID-19 Resources

American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living Response
Source: ahcancal.org

Occupational Safety and Health Administration Response
Source: osha.gov

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Response
Source: cdc.gov

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Response
Source: cms.gov

World Health Organization Response
Source: who.int

American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing: Coronavirus Updates and Essential Resources for LTPAC
Source: aapacn.org

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response TRACIE Resources
Source: phe.gov

Department of Health and Human Services: HIPAA and COVID-19
Source: hhs.gov

Recording: CDC Public and Private Partner Call for COVID-19 Response, March 4, 2020
Source: youtube.com/user/CDCstreamingHealth

Interim U.S. Guidance for Risk Assessment and Public Health Management of Health Care Personnel with Potential Exposure in Health Care Setting to Patients with COVID-19
Source: cdc.gov

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Updates

COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Health Care Providers Fact Sheet
Source: cms.gov

Medicaid State Plan Fee-for-Service Payments for Services Delivered Via Telehealth
Source: medicaid.gov

Revised CMS QSO 20-14-NH: Guidance for Infection Control and Prevention of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Nursing Homes
Source: cms.gov

CMS QSO 20-12-All: Suspension of Survey Activities
Source: cms.gov

Complying with Infection Control Regulations
Source: educate.ahcancal.org

Coronavirus Partner Toolkit
Source: cms.gov

American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL)

Guidance to SNFs on Admissions from and Discharges to Hospitals Relating To COVID-19
Source: ahcancal.org

Communal Dining Guidance
Source: ahcancal.org

A Message to Families About the Coronavirus
Source: youtube.com/user/ahcancalstream

A Message to Residents and Patients About the Coronavirus
Source: youtube.com/user/ahcancalstream

Print Resources and Training

Free Infection Prevention Training
Source: cdc.gov

Transmission-Based Precautions Signs
Source: cdc.gov

Communication Resource Videos
Source: cdc.gov

Communication Print Resources
Source: cdc.gov

Understanding the Difference between Surgical Mask and N95 Respirator
Source: cdc.gov

Complying with Infection Control Regulations
Source: educate.ahcancal.org

Making Handwashing a Healthy Habit
Source: cdc.gov

Communication Guidance

Crisis Emergency Risk Communication Fact Sheet
Source: emergency.cdc.gov

Crisis Emergency Risk Communication Manual
Source: emergency.cdc.gov

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Supply Resources

Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of N95 Respirators
Source: cdc.gov

Healthcare Supply of Personal Protective Equipment
Source: cdc.gov

Strategies for Health Care Systems Preparedness and Optimizing N95 Supplies Webinar
Source: youtube.com/user/CDCstreamingHealth

Implementation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in Nursing Homes to Prevent Spread of Novel or Targeted Multidrug-resistant Organisms (MDROs)
Source: cdc.gov

Prevention, Preparedness, and Control

Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Known or Persons Under Investigation for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a Healthcare Setting
Source: cdc.gov

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
Source: cdc.gov

Healthcare Professional Preparedness Checklist For Transport and Arrival of Patients With Confirmed or Possible COVID-19
Source: cdc.gov

Interim U.S. Guidance for Risk Assessment and Public Health Management of Healthcare Personnel with Potential Exposure in a Healthcare Setting to Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Source: cdc.gov

Preparing for COVID-19 in Long-Term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes
Source: cdc.gov

Implementation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in Nursing Homes to Prevent Spread of Novel or Targeted Multidrug-resistant Organisms (MDROs)
Source: cdc.gov

EPA’s Registered Antimicrobial Products for Use Against Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the Cause of COVID-19
Source: epa.gov

COVID-19 in PALTC settings
Source: paltc.org

Clinical Guidance

Interim Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Source: cdc.gov

Healthcare Professional Preparedness Checklist For Transport and Arrival of Patients With Confirmed or Possible COVID-19
Source: cdc.gov

Resources for Healthcare Facilities
Source: cdc.gov

People at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19
Source: cdc.gov

Evaluation and Reporting Resources

Evaluating and Reporting Persons Under Investigation (PUI)
Source: cdc.gov

Interim Guidance for Collection and Submission of Postmortem Specimens from Deceased Persons Under Investigation (PUI) for COVID-19, February 2020
Source: cdc.gov

Home Care Resources

Interim Guidance for Implementing Home Care of People Not Requiring Hospitalization for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
Source: cdc.gov

Interim Guidance for Discontinuation of In-Home Isolation for Patients with COVID-19
Source: cdc.gov

Resources for Households
Source: cdc.gov

Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Homes and Residential Communities
Source: cdc.gov

COVID-19 Cyber Security Resources

Cyber Attack Quick Response Checklist
Source: hhs.gov

COVID-19 Email Phishing Against U.S. Health Care Providers
Source: fbi.gov

Online Extortion Scams Increasing During The Covid-19 Crisis
Source: ic3.gov

Selecting and Safely Using Collaboration Services for Telework
Source: defense.gov

COVID-19 VTC Exploitation White Paper
Source: hhs.gov

COVID-19 Cyber Threats Presentation
Source: hhs.gov