June NASPGHAN letter to Congress supporting the "Healthcare Workforce Resilience Act” which will help shore up the U.S. physician workforce by recapturing unused employment-based immigrant visas for physicians who are eligible to practice in the United States or who are already in the country on temporary work visas
COVID-19 and the Pediatric Gastroenterologist.Murray, Karen F.*; Gold, Benjamin D.†; Shamir, Raanan‡; Agostoni, Carlo§; Pierre-Alvarez, Reinaldo||; Kolacek, Sanja¶; Hsu, Evelyn K.#; Chen, Jie**Author Information Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition: March 31, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue -
Pediatric Endoscopy in the Era of Coronavirus Disease 2019 A North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Position Paper
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Resources
Resources for Clinics and Healthcare FacilitiesThis index provides links to most of the pertinent details regarding COVID-19, including steps healthcare facilities can take to prepare for COVID-19 in the community and interim guidance for healthcare facilities.
Steps Healthcare Facilities Can Take Now to Prepare for CoronavirusThis link outlines the basic steps to prepare for COVID-19 arrival in your community.
Interim Guidance for Healthcare FacilitiesThis link provides further specific interim guidance for healthcare facilities, including plans for preparation and activation in the even to community spread in your region, for both inpatient, outpatient, and long-term care facilities.
Information for Healthcare ProfessionalsThis link provides further connections to interim guidance for professionals.
Risk Assessment and Public Health Management of Healthcare Personnel with Potential ExposureThis interim guidance is intended to assist with assessment of risk, monitoring, and work restriction decisions for HCP with potential exposure to COVID-19.
Mitigation Strategies for CommunitiesThis document provides guiding principles, factors for consideration, and strategies for mitigating the local transmission of COVID-19.
These resources are intended for adult and pediatric providers, as well as children and adults with IBD.