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Collection description

The resources in this collection have been developed for use by health professionals, including pathology providers and healthcare managers.

We also have a collection of resources for the Australian community, including translated resources.

 

Providing health care

Prescriptions via telehealth – state and territory rules

COVID-19 National Health Plan – prescriptions via telehealth – a guide for prescribers

COVID-19 National Health Plan – prescriptions via telehealth – a guide for pharmacists

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Telehealth and Consultations in GP Respiratory Clinics infographic

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Primary Care Package – Practice Incentive Payments

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for paramedics and ambulance first responders

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for aeromedical retrieval of patients

Information for support workers and carers on coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for people with disability

Information for health workers in emergency departments supporting people with disability

Information for health workers in hospitals supporting people with disability

Information for health workers supporting people with disability

Information for health and mental health workers supporting people with disability

Information for primary health care services supporting people with disability

Information for Disability Support Providers and Workers

Coronavirus (COVID-19) allied health checklist for receptionists

Personal protective equipment (PPE) for the health workforce

Distribution of PPE through PHNs: Tranche 4, surgical masks and P2/N95 respirators for general practice, community pharmacy, and allied health

Guidance on the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in hospitals during the COVID-19 outbreak

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance on use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in non-inpatient health care settings, during the COVID-19 outbreak

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information on the use of surgical masks

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – When to use personal protective equipment in aged care

Coronavirus (COVID-19) wearing personal protective equipment in aged care video

Coronavirus (COVID-19) wearing personal protective equipment for allied health professionals video

Guide to personal protective equipment (PPE) for disability care providers

Working arrangements

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for workers in residential aged care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for in-home care workers

CDNA guidance for symptom monitoring in health and aged care workers during the COVID-19 outbreak

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for health care and residential care workers

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information on work attendance and testing for health and residential aged care workers

Aged care services

Also check the other sections on this page for relevant resources on PPE, working arrangements, training, and hygiene and cleaning.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) flu vaccination poster for aged care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Restrictions on entry into and visitors to aged care facilities

Personal monitoring technology for senior Australians

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines for outbreaks in residential care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak management in residential care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guide for Home Care Providers

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines for infection prevention and control in residential care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) aged care workforce measures frequently asked questions

Testing

PHLN guidance on laboratory testing for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19)

PHLN guidance on microbiological laboratory infection control measures for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19)

PHLN Recommendations for Non-PHLN Laboratories Undertaking Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19)

PHLN statement on point-of-care serology testing for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19)

PHLN statement on use of saliva as an alternative specimen for the diagnosis of SARS-COV-2

Information for support workers and carers on coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for people with disability

Training

National Principles: Clinical Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Coronavirus (COVID-19) wearing personal protective equipment in aged care video

Hygiene and cleaning

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines for infection prevention and control in residential care facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Environmental cleaning and disinfection principles for health and residential care facilities

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Last updated: 
22 May 2020
Publication type: 
Collection
Audience: 
Health sector