CDC Udates COVID-19 Infection Control Guidance

Posted 4/15/20 (Wed)

Among specific changes, CDC said health care facilities should consider requiring everyone entering the facility to wear a cloth face covering to address the risk of asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic transmission; screen everyone for fever and COVID-19 symptoms before they enter; and consider foregoing contract tracing for exposures and instead screen for fever and symptoms before each shift.

To view: updated infection prevention and control recommendation