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Infection Prevention and Control and Preparedness for COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings: Sixth Update - 9 February 2021   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Scope: "This document aims to provide guidance to healthcare facilities and healthcare providers in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) and the United Kingdom (UK) on preparedness and infection prevention and control (IPC) measures for the management of possible and confirmed cases of COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] in healthcare settings, including long-term care facilities (LTCFs). In addition, this document addresses the management of clinical diagnostic specimens at laboratories in the EU/EEA. This is the sixth update of the ECDC [European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control] guidance on 'Infection prevention and control and preparedness for COVID-19 in healthcare settings', and replaces the document dated 6 October 2020."

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2021-02-09
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2021 European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control: https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/
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