Clinical Operations

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State of Montana Vaccine Plan Coordination Team January 25, 2021 Update

State of Montana December 24, 2020 Vaccine Allocation Plan

CDC Vaccine Types

CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Communication Toolkit

CDC Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System

Infection Prevention & Control

Long Term Effects of COVID-19 []

Investigating the Impact of COVID-19 during Pregnancy []

Clinical Questions about COVID-19: Questions and Answers []

Frequently Asked Questions []

Vaccine Information for You & Your Family []

CDC Science Agenda for COVID-19 []

COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases []

COVID-19 Forecasts: Deaths []

Considerations for Wearing Masks []

Bamlanivimab Emergency Use Authorization [] 

Late Sequelae of COVID-19 []

COVID-19 Published Science and Research []

High-flow Nasal Cannulation []

6/30: Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed COVID-19 (CDC)

6/30: Framework for Providing Non-COVID-19 Clinical Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic (CDC)

7/2: Remdesivir Allocation and Distribution Information (ASPR)

6/28: Healthcare Facilities: Managing Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic (CDC)

6/26: Hospital Visitation – Phase II Visitation for Patients who are Covid-19 Negative (CMS)

6/25: Institute for Healthcare Improvement Telehealth Resources (IHI)

7/30: NIH COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines (NIH)

6/25: COVID-19 and Underlying Medical Conditions (CDC)

8/1: FAQs: Higher Risk Persons & Underlying Conditions (CDC)

6/23: CMS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Nursing Home Visitation (CMS)

6/19: FAQs on the revocation of EUA for Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate and Chloroquine Phosphate (FDA)

6/16: Operation Warp Speed fact sheet (HHS)

6/19: FAQs on the revocation of EUA for Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate and Chloroquine Phosphate (FDA)

6/12: Report on COVID-19 in Young Adults (CDC)

6/10: Guidance on Using Telehealth to Expand Access to Care During Pandemic (CDC)

6/8: CURE ID App Lets Clinicians Report Novel Uses of Existing Drugs (FDA)

6/5: FDA Non-invasive Monitoring Device Guidance (FDA)

7/17: Information for Pediatric Healthcare Providers During COVID-19 Emergency (CDC)

8/3: Evaluation and Management Considerations for Neonates At Risk for COVID-19 (CDC)

5/18: Nursing Home Reopening Recommendations for State and Local Officials (CMS)

7/22: Symptom-based Strategy to Discontinue Isolation for Persons with COVID-19 (CDC)

7/17: Discontinuation of Transmission-Based Precautions of Patients with COVID-19 (CDC)

4/28: Safely Transporting COVID-19 Materials Quick Reference Page (USDOT)

4/28: Long term care webinar on cleaning surfaces (CDC)

4/27: Long term care webinar on proper use of PPE (CDC)

4/27: Long term care webinar on hand hygiene (CDC)

4/27: Long term care webinar on resident monitoring (CDC)

4/27: Long term care webinar on COVID prevention for frontline staff (CDC)

4/24: Medical Operations Toolkit to Manage Patient Surge (HHS)

4/20: Strategies for Elastomeric Respirator use During Surge Situations (CDC)

4/1: Caring with Limited Resources during the COVID-19 Crisis (AHA)

3/31: Optimizing Ventilator Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic (HHS)


EMS Resources

COVID-19 Resources for EMS []

EMS Infectious Disease Playbook (ASPR/TRACIE)

8/3: EMS & Pre-Hospital Resource Collection (ASPR/TRACIE)

4/24: Guidance for Preventing Disease Spread during Transport of Patients at High Risk for COVID-19 Illness (Healthcare Resilience Task Force)

4/14: Best Practices for COVID-19 Call Screening and Modified Response (Healthcare Resilience Task Force)

3/11: Montana EMS Guidance (DPHHS)


Mental & Behavior Health Resources

Montana Crisis Recovery – COVID-19 Crisis Call Center

8/3: COVID-19 Behavioral Health Resources (ASPR)

6/29: SAMHSA Guidance: Leverage Existing Mental Health and SUD Resources During Pandemic (CMS)


Telehealth Resources

HHS Telemedicine Hack: Resources to Enhance Ambulatory Providers’ Telemedicine Implementation [] 

6/10: Guidance on Using Telehealth to Expand Access to Care During Pandemic (CDC)

5/14: Chart: COVID-19 Federal Telehealth Flexibilities (Wynne Health Group)

4/28: Telehealth Resources for Behavioral Health Clinicians during COVID-19 (SAMHSA)

4/2: Informational Bulletin: Utilization of Telehealth for Treatment of SUDs (CMS)

3/27: Telehealth Toolkit for Long-Term Care Nursing Home Facilities (CMS)

3/17: Medicare Telehealth FAQ (CMS)

3/17: Telehealth Toolkit for General Practitioners (CMS)

3/17: Telehealth Toolkit for Providers of End-Stage Renal Disease Patients (CMS)


Reviewed February 17, 2020