Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources

CHAMPS has created a carefully curated clearinghouse of resources pertinent to health center staff, operations, and training in the face of COVID-19, as well as resources that address and promote wellness during and beyond this pandemic. This page is updated as new resources become available. Please contact the CHAMPS Programs Coordinator, COVID-19 Response if you have any questions about these materials or would like to share any other useful resources.

General COVID-19 Resources
Health Equity and COVID-19 Resources
Health Center Operations Resources for COVID-19
Influenza and COVID-19 Vaccine Resources
Provider Resources for COVID-19
Staff Safety and Wellness During COVID-19 Resources
Telehealth During COVID-19 Resources

Remember, you are not in this alone, you are part of an incredible state, regional, and national network – the Community Health Center Movement – that has a 50+ year history of responsiveness and resilience. The mission of CHCs has never been more important than now and CHAMPS remains in steadfast support of Community Health Centers and their staff, who are on the front lines of providing health care to the most vulnerable. CHAMPS extends enormous gratitude to Region VIII CHCs for the amazing work you do on behalf of your patients and communities; your herculean and selfless efforts to ensure the wellbeing of those you serve is inspiring. Stay safe and stay hopeful, stand together and stand strong!

GENERAL COVID-19 RESOURCES

A wealth of documents, guidelines, and tools (apps, podcasts, videos, etc.) are available to support the overall COVID-19 surveillance and response efforts. Follow the links below for:

HEALTH CENTER OPERATIONS RESOURCES FOR COVID-19

The resources available in this section focus on the operations aspects of health center COVID-19 response and recovery including training staff, issues related to funding, and daily clinical operations during COVID-19. Follow the links below for:

HEALTH EQUITY AND COVID-19 RESOURCES

Marginalized and minoritized patients are suffering disproportionally during the COVID-19 crisis due to the inequities in society perpetuated by systematic practices. The pandemic response of all organizations must be equipped with the consciousness, tools, and resources to confront disparities. Follow the links below for COVID-19 resources addressing:

INFLUENZA AND COVID-19 VACCINE RESOURCES

The following includes information regarding 2020-2021 influenza vaccine as well as resources to help prepare for a COVID-19 vaccine. Follow the links below for:

PROVIDER RESOURCES FOR COVID-19

This section has links to updated clinical guidance, clinical websites, informational articles, and documents for patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Follow the links below for:

STAFF SAFETY AND WELLNESS DURING COVID-19 RESOURCES

The circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have created a great deal of stress and health risk. The safety and wellbeing of staff is always a top priority. Follow the links below for:

TELEHEATH RESOURCES DURING COVID-19

Telehealth keeps providers connected with patients while they are isolating and social distancing. It may also become a valuable resource for future operations. Follow the links below for: