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Guideline for Monitoring and Managing COVID-19 Patients in Community   [open pdf - 274KB]

From the Introduction: "This guideline is designed to ensure integration and continuity of care for patients with presumed (probable or suspected) and confirmed COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] who are being monitored and managed in their community, in an independent living environment. This guideline will: [1] Define the role of key health system groups in monitoring and managing COVID-19 patients in the community; [2] Clarify roles between public health (specifically communicable disease control (CDC) and Medical Officer of Health (MOH)), acute care (including emergency department (ED) and urgent care centres (UCC)), and primary care (including primary care networks (PCNs), primary care providers (PCPs), and Alberta Health Services primary care (AHS PC)); [3] Link to relevant resources and practice tools for decision support; [4] Describe zone processes required to ensure a safe, reliable, and effective COVID-19 response."

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2020-06-03
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Alberta Health Services. Posted here with permission. Documents are for personal use only and not for commercial profit.
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Alberta Health Services: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/
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