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COVID-19 HELPFUL RESOURCES

Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19

Schools & Childcare

Businesses & Workplaces

Faith-based Organizations 

Health authorities respond to outbreak in southwest Missouri (June 23, 2020)

Departments of Health and Senior Services and Natural Resources partner with University of Missouri on project to test domestic wastewater for Coronavirus (June 23, 2020)

Community COVID-19 testing events continue throughout Missouri (June 23, 2020)

Video (CDC):

How to clean and disinfect your home if someone has COVID-19 – https://www.cdc.gov/video/socialmedia/Clean-Disinfect-Low-Resolution.mp4

Shopping for food and other household essentials – https://www.cdc.gov/wcms/video/low-res/socialmedia/2020/1437014370grocery.mp4

In the News:

June 25, 2020, The Missouri Times: Coronavirus in Missouri: Where are the positive cases?

June 23, 2020, Washington Post: Seven States report highest coronavirus hospitalizations since pandemic began

New Guidance from SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program

PPE Supply Marketplace: https://ppe-supply.uk.r.appspot.com/#/

USDA: COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

CDC Communication Resources – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/index.html

RHI Hub Emergency Communication Planning Tools – https://www.ruralhealthinfo.org/topics/emergency-preparedness-and-response#resources

Stay informed
CDC COVID-19 Situation Summary – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/summary.html

CDC Emergent COVID-19 Announcements – https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Current-Emergencies/Current-Emergencies-page

CDC What You Should Know – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html

CDC Tests for COVID-19 – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/testing.html

CDC Evaluating and Reporting Cases – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/hcp/clinical-criteria.html

World Health Organization Coronavirus – https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus

Health and prevention
Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html

Protect Yourself & Family – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/protect/index.html

People at Higher Risk – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/specific-groups/index.html

Government & Elected Officials:

White House/CDC/FEMA – Coronavirus.gov

Gov. Michael Parson

Sen. Roy Blunt

Sen. Josh Hawley

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver

FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

Quick Links:

NRHA Grassroots Advocacy Forum

CMS.gov Important Resources – https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Current-Emergencies/Current-Emergencies-page

Help for Rural Providers During COVID-19 – CMS: COVID19-Blanket-Waivers

HRSA FAQs – https://www.hrsa.gov/rural-health/coronavirus-frequently-asked-questions

Missouri DHSS – https://health.mo.gov/living/healthcondiseases/communicable/novel-coronavirus/missouri-news.php

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 map – https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html

Missouri Hospital Assocation (MHA) COVID-19 Updates – https://web.mhanet.com/coronavirus-disease.aspx

Standard Precautions for Patient Care – https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/basics/standard-precautions.html

Information for Healthcare Professionals – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/hcp/index.html

Hospital/Provider Preparedness Tools – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/preparedness-checklists.html

Interim Coding Guidance – https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/icd/ICD-10-CM-Official-Coding-Gudance-Interim-Advice-coronavirus-feb-20-2020.pdf

Medicare FFS Response to COVID-19 – https://www.cms.gov/files/document/se20011.pdf

COVID-19 Nursing Home Visitor Guidance – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/prevent-spread-in-long-term-care-facilities.html

CMS Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) Guidance – https://www.cms.gov/newsroom/press-releases/cms-sends-guidance-programs-all-inclusive-care-elderly-pace-organizations

ASHP Pharmacy Practice Resources – https://www.ashp.org/Pharmacy-Practice/Resource-Centers/Coronavirus

ASHP Drug Shortage Guide and Reporting – https://www.ashp.org/Drug-Shortages

ASPR Strategic National Stockpile – https://www.phe.gov/about/sns/Pages/default.aspx

Resources for Healthcare Facilities – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/index.html

Resources for Health Departments – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/index.html

Information for Laboratories – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/lab/index.html