March 3, 2021
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COVID-19 Toolkit

Communication to all stakeholders in times of crisis is critical. This site provides healthcare facilities with key information to keep safe and healthy in the workplace. The following are a collection of links to resourceful information that are designed to be easily edited, printed and shared.

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CDC

CDC COVID-19 Website
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CDC PPE burn rate calculator
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Burn Rate Calculator
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Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings
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Healthcare Infection Prevention and Control FAQs for COVID-19
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What Healthcare Personnel Should Know about Caring for Patients with Confirmed or Possible COVID-19 Infection
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Healthcare Professionals: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
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Interim Guidelines for Collecting, Handling, and Testing Clinical Specimens from Patients Under Investigation (PUIs) for COVID-19
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Evaluating and Testing Persons for COVID-19
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Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of Isolation Gowns
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Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of Facemasks
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Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of Eye Protection
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Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of N95 Respirators
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Criteria for Return to Work for Healthcare Personnel with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 (Interim Guidance)
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CDC Cough and Sneeze Etiquette poster
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CDC Stop the spread of Germs Flyer English
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CDC Stop the spread of Germs Flyer Spanish
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CDC Proper donning and doffing of PPE poster
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CDC Contact Precautions Sign
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CDC Spanish Contact Precautions Sign
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CDC Droplet Precautions Sign
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CDC Spanish Droplet Precautions Sign
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CDC Enhanced Barrier Precautions Sign
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CDC Spanish Enhanced Barrier Precautions Sign
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CDC Airborne Precautions Sign
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CDC Spanish Airborne Precautions Sign
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World Health Organization (WHO)

WHO Covid-19 Risk Communication Package for healthcare facilities.
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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) training: Online training
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Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)

Does the General Public Need a Mask/Respirator for COVID-19?
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Do’s & Dont’s – Gowns
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Do’s & Dont’s – Gloves
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Do’s & Dont’s – Procedure Masks
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Do’s & Dont’s – N95 Respirators
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NPIAP

Pressure Injury Prevention – PIP Tips for Prone Positioning
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Best Practices for Prevention of Medical Device-Related Pressure Injuries (Long Term Care)
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Best Practices for Prevention of Medical Device-Related Pressure Injuries (Critical Care)
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WOCN

WOCN Guidance for Maintaining Skin Health When Utilizing Protective Masks
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2
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Rural Health Information Hub

Rural Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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Medline

Proper Hand Washing Etiquette poster
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5 critical moments for hand hygiene poster
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Preventing the introduction of respiratory germs INTO your facility – Checklist
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Preventing the spread of respiratory germs WITHIN your facility – Checklist
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Prevent the spread of respiratory germs BETWEEN facilities
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COVID-19 Alert – Stores closed sign

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Hand hygiene – Keep it clean poster
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Hand hygiene – Stop Infection before it starts poster
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Hand hygiene – Time out to wash your hands poster
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Hand hygiene – Custom poster 1
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Hand hygiene – Custom poster 2
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Hand hygiene – Custom poster 3
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Hand hygiene – Infection prevention poster 1
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Hand hygiene – Infection prevention poster 2
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Hand hygiene – Infection prevention poster 3
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COVID-19 Info Sheet – Suggestions for Environmental Services
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Reminder Poster to Launder Scrubs
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Reminder Poster to Launder Linen
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Tools To Help Prevent Protect Product Chart
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Skin Health Hand Hygieneposter
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Nutrition Therapy for ICU Patients with COVID-19 Disease
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Reminder Poster to Launder Isolation Gowns
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Vendor Solutions

OnShift Dedicated to your Workforce needs
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HealthStream – abaqis Free – C-19 Registration Guide
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Collateral Infection Risk Assessment Tools
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Medline University Infection Prevention Courses

For the next 6 months, Medline University has unlocked a collection of carefully curated courses to support our customers during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Click here to access now!

Medline Newsroom

Medline newsroom is a great source to stay informed on recent updates and topics on Infection Prevention. Visit the Medline newsroom here.

Acute Care

Interim Guidance for Discontinuation of Transmission-Based Precautions and Disposition of Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19
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The Latest Updates and Resources on Novel Coronovirus (COVID-19)
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COVID-19 ICU Preparedness Checklist
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Emergency Response: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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PPE Fact sheet
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Nutrition Therapy in the Patient with COVID-19 Disease Requiring ICU Care
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Customer COVID-19 Toolkit
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Updated Guidelines to Address Venous Thromboembolism Prevention in COVID-19
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Long Term Care and Assisted Living

Preparing for COVID-19: Long-term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes
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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Preparedness Checklist for Nursing Homes and other Long-Term Care Settings
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How You Can Help Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Long Term Care Facilities
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AHCA Sample Letter to Employees. Staff communication is important. Download this letter to help you draft an email or letter for your own organization.
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AHCA Sample Letter for Residents and Family. Keep residents and families informed about efforts you’re taking and any new developments.
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Coronavirus Preparation and Response Toolkit
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AHCA Video Message for Families & Friends on recommendation to limit visitors to nursing homes and assisted living communities. Share from the AHCA YouTube Channel.
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AHCA Video Message for Residents & Patients on recommendation to limit visitors to nursing homes and assisted living communities. Share from the AHCA YouTube Channel.
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PPE Fact sheet
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Analysis of COVID Outbreaks in Nursing Homes
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Home Care & Hospice

National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC)
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Guidance for Infection Control and Prevention Concerning Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Home Health Agencies (HHAs)
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PPE Fact sheet
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AHCA/NCAL COVID-19 Screening Checklist for Visitors and Staff
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Ambulatory Surgery Center

ASCA: COVID-19: Guidance for ASCs on Necessary Surgeries
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ASCA: Statement from the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association regarding Elective Surgery and COVID-19
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Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society: Staying up-to-date with COVID-19
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Joint GI Society: COVID-19 Clinical Insights for Our Community of Gastroenterologists and Gastroenterology Care Providers
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ASCA: COVID-19: An Interview with ASCA CEO Bill Prentice
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Physician Office

American Medical Association (AMA): COVID-19 resource center for physicians
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American Medical Association (AMA): AMA quick guide to expedited implementation of telemedicine
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COVID-19 Information and Resources for Community Health Centers, including telehealth toolkit and ongoing webinars
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Emergency Preparedness and Recovery Resources for Health Centers – COVID-19 FAQs for Health Centers
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Urgent Care Association (UCA): COVID-19 resources for Urgent Care Clinics
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EMS

CDC Guidance for EMS Systems and 911 Public Safety Answering Points
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What EMS and 911 Need to Know about COVID-19
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EMS.gov COVID-19 Resources
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Education and Research

Higher Education

ACHA – American College Health Association: COVID-19 Resources: ACHA Guidelines Now Available
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E&I Cooperative Services: COVID-19 Preparation and Response
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Research

AALAS – American Association for Laboratory Animal Science: Coronavirus update
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Transplant & Blood

AATB – American Association for Tissue Banks: COVID-19 Updates
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AOPO – Association of Organ Procurement Organizations: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Bulletin
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EBAA – Eye Bank Association of America: COVID-19 Updates
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Testing

BD Veritor Plus SARS-CoV-2 Instructions for Use
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BD Veritor Plus SARS-CoV-2 Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers
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BD Veritor Plus SARS-CoV-2 Fact Sheet for Patients
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 EUA
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Patients
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 Important Product Notice
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 Test Product Insert
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID Now COVID-19 EUA Amendment
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Cepheid GeneXpert Xpress COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Patients
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Cepheid GeneXpert Xpress COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers
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Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2 IFU GeneXpert Xpress System
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Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2 IFU GeneXpert Dx
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Quidel Sofia 2 SARS Antigen FIA Fact Shee for Heath Care Providers
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Quidel Sofia 2 SARS Antigen FIA Fact Sheet for Patients
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Quidel Sofia 2 SARS Antigen FIA Instructions for Use
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Abbott COVID-19 Quick Reference Instructions
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Abbott Rapid Dx ID NOW COVID-19 Technical Brief Sept 20
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen EUA Letter
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen SDS
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen Patient Fact Sheet
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen Healthcare Provider Fact Sheet
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen Product Insert
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Quidel Quickvue SARS Antigen Quick Reference Instructions
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AccessBio CareStart EUA Letter
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AccessBio CareStart HCP Factsheet
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AccessBio CareStart HCP IFU
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AccessBio CareStart IFU Nasal Swab
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AccessBio CareStart Patient Factsheet
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AccessBio CareStart Sell Sheet Nasal Swab
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BD Veritor-Medline Information Sheet
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IN195000 v2.0 BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Product Insert
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IN195001 v2.0 BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Procedure Card IN1
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TB000043 v2.0 BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Patient Fact Sheet
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TB000044 v1.0 BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Healthcare Provider
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