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CDNA Guidelines for the Prevention, Control and Public Health Management of COVID-19 Outbreaks in Correctional and Detention Facilities in Australia

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Publication date: 
31 March 2020
Publication type: 
Guideline
Intended audience: 
Health sector
Description: 

These Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA) guidelines aim to help correctional and detention facilities deal with outbreaks of coronavirus (COVID-19).

They capture the knowledge of experienced professionals, build on past research efforts, and provide advice on best practice based on the best available evidence at the time of completion.

They cover:

  • understanding COVID-19
  • preparedness and prevention
  • identifying COVID-19
  • COVID-19 case and outbreak management