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From the CDC

Masks and Respirators

CDC and NIOSH handout on the critical differences between masks and respirators.

NIOSH, Reuse of N95

Guidance for extended use of limited reuse N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirators in healthcare settings.

PPE Use and Removal

CDC fact sheet showing preferred PPE use and removal.

CDC COCA Call and Webinars

SMEs provide emergency preparedness and response information related to COVID-19


CDC’s Health Alert Network (HAN) is CDC’s primary method of sharing cleared information about urgent public health incidents with public information officers.

APIC Public Policy Updates


CDC Updates COVID-19 Guidance for Nursing Homes

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GAO Report Cites Nursing Home IPC Deficiencies

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CDC Provides Funding to Expand COVID-19 Testing Capacity

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