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Updated Clinical Information to Support Nurses & Healthcare Teams During COVID-19 Pandemic

Advances in Surgery
Leadership during COVID-19 Webinars
COVID-19 Resources Center

American College of Surgeons
The Blue Book: Military-Civilian Partnerships for Trauma Training, Sustainment, and Readiness
Cancer Surgeons: Take Short Survey on Changing Treatment Priorities and Prevention Measures during COVID
COVID-19 Webinar: Cancer Care Delays: What They Mean to You and Your Patients
RAS-ACS Phone Hangouts
Recommendations for Prioritization, Treatment and Triage of Breast Cancer Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Executive Summary

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
Supporting Perioperative Teams During COVID-19

The Boston Globe
We need health security, not just health care

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Strategies for Optimizing PPE
COVID-19 Resources for Clinics and Healthcare Facilities

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
General Telemedicine Toolkit

The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine
Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment

Hippocratic Hustle Podcast

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
COVID-19 Projections
Utah’s Hospitals Unveil 'Roadmap' of Specific Guidelines for Resuming Elective Surgeries

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COVID-19: The NIH has created a website with materials to train workers to protect their own health thanks to supplemental appropriations from Congress.
Study: The Mental Health Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Healthcare Workers

Primers on Ventilator Management

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Elective and Urgent Surgeries amid COVID-19 Webinar

Stanford University
ENT Town Hall Rel COVID-19

University of California, San Francisco
COVID-19 File Repository

University of Iowa
Medical Student Clerkships and Virtual Curriculum

University of Minnesota Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
COVID-19: The CIDRAP Viewpoint

University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
Working in the ICU during a Pandemic: What You Need to Know Webinar

University of Washington
COVID-19 Intubation/Cardiac Arrest Pre-Entry Checklist
Critical Care Management of COVID-19

Surgical Specialty Society Resources

The surgical specialty societies are creating a variety of resources to help their members address the COVID-19 pandemic. The societies including the following:

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Coronavirus and Eye Care

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
AAOS Advocacy Action Center
COVID-19: Member Resource Center

American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
Coronavirus Disease 2019: Resources
COVID-19 Podcast Series

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
COVID-19 Resources

The American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
COVID-19: Webinar from Experts on the Front Lines of the Virus Crisis

American Association of Neurological Surgeons
COVID-19 Information Hub

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
COVID-19 Updates

American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
COVID-19: Member Resource Center, including Recommendations for Elective Surgery

American College of Gastroenterology
Webinars and Resources on COVID-19

American Medical Association
Care for Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
GI Society Recommendations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
COVID-19 Information

American Society of Breast Surgeons
Recommendations for Prioritization, Treatment and Triage of Breast Cancer Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Executive Summary

American Society of Clinical Oncology
ASCO Coronavirus Resources

American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
ASCRS 2020 Coronavirus Update

American Society of Plastic Surgery
ASPS Guidance Regarding Elective and Non-Essential Patient Care

American Society of Transplant Surgeons
COVID-19 Resources for Transplant Professionals

American Urological Association
Coronavirus Disease 2019: AUA Information Center

Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
Considerations for Multidisciplinary Management of Patients with Colorectal Cancer during the COVID19 Pandemic

European Society of Coloproctology COVID-19 Resources

Society of Critical Care Medicine

Society of Gynecologic Oncology
COVID-19 Resources for Health Care Practitioners

Society of Surgical Oncology
COVID-19 Resources

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Society for Vascular Surgery

Surgical Royal Colleges of the United Kingdom and Ireland
Guidance for Surgeons Working during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Resources from GE Healthcare’s COVID-19 Trends

Updated April 5, 2020

Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center

WHO Situation Reports

Worldometer Coronavirus Reporting

Public Health England

US Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Infrastructure Foundation Level Data

City of New York, NYC Health

Chicago Coronavirus Latest Data

National Health Commission of the PRC

Italy EpiCentro

Spain Ministry of Health

Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and Environment

Population by Age Group and Country

Italian Ministry of Health

County of Los Angeles Public Health

Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Statista Coronavirus Reporting

Dartmouth Atlas

The COVID Tracking Project

New York Times Coronavirus Data in the United States

General Secretariat for Health, Spain

Public Health Agency of Sweden

Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New South Wales Government

City of Toronto

Government of Ireland

COVID-19 Information for Switzerland

Coronavirus Cases in Japan by Prefecture, Nippon Communications Foundation


AAO-HNS Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Podcast Series

America Dissected

Mayo Clinic Talks Podcast COVID-19 Miniseries

Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction

COVID-19: What’s Happening Now

JAMA Network podcasts


ACS Resident and Associate Society Project Quarantine Hangout: Surgical Education

ACS Resident and Associate Society Wellness Hangout: Take a Breath and Decompress

Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response TRACIE Webinar: Establishing Medical Operations Coordination Cells for COVID-19

Council of Medical Specialty Society Virtual Spring Meeting

COVID-19 Cancer Management Challenges—Using Virtual Tumor Boards

Establishing Medical Operations Coordination Cells for COVID-19

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Hilton and American Express: Free hotel rooms to frontline medical professionals