Guidelines for healthcare workers

Programmatic Guidelines

For the Chinese Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment, click here

For the UK NHS Response to COVID-19, click here

For the National Department of Health’s Standard Operating Procedures for Preparedness, Detection and Response to a Coronavirus Outbreak in South Africa, click here

For the healthcare workers at risk of COVID-19 fact sheet, click here

For the NICD document on the reporting line for healthcare workers with suspected/confirmed COVID-19, click here

For the NICD Quick Reference Guide for healthcare workers, click here

And for the CDC guidelines on the implementation or risk mitigation strategies for communities with local COVID-19 transmission, click here

Disaster Medicine Guidelines

For the Disaster Medicine: Hospital Preparation Action Plan 1, click here

For the Disaster Medicine: Hospital Preparation Action Plan 2, click here

For the Disaster Medicine: Hospital Preparation Action Plan 3, click here

For the Disaster Medicine: Hospital Preparation Action Plan – Bed Statistics 4, click here

For the Disaster Medicine: Hospital Preparation Action Plan – Safety 5, click here

For bed occupancy monitoring information, click here

For temporary screening information, click here

For hospital surge capacity guidelines, click here

For technical advice on additional hospital facilities, click here

For the Emergency Intensive Care Units Plan, click here

For the COVID-19 Emergency Hospital Facilities, click here

For quarantine measures, click here

For the quarantine facility flow-chart, click here

Clinical Guidelines

For the UK NHS response to COVID-19, click here

For the Department of Health Clinical Management of COVID-19 guidelines, click here

For the WHO Guidelines on the Clinical Management of Severe Acute Respiratory Infection when COVID-19 is suspected, click here

For the specialist clinic guide on PPE for the care of women with known or suspected coronavirus in labour, click here

For guidance on COVID-19 in pregnancy, click here

For the International Pulmonologists’ Consensus on COVID-19, click here

IPC Guidelines

For the Department of Health IPC Guidelines, click here

For the WHO guidance on IPC, click here

For Environmental Health Guidelines on handling of dead bodies, click here

For a fact sheet on the handling of dead bodies, click here

For the ECDC fact sheet on handling of dead bodies, click here

Documents for hospitals

For a COVID-19 severity scoring tool, click here

For a video example of a hospital set up for infection control and screening, click here

For a report on the ICU response in Italy, click here

For the COVID-19 hospital facility preparedness guide, click here

For the Department of Health referral form, click here

For aggregate hospital data, click here

For a COVID-19 admission form, click here

For a daily assessment form, click here

For a discharge form, click here

Documents for clinics

For the COVID-19 Primary Care Facility Preparedness Guide by RUDASA, click here

For the cheat sheet for testing in clinics, click here

For information on infection prevention in your clinic, click here