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COVID Resources

To provide nurses with a trusted source of information about COVID-19, the American Nurses Association has launched: NursingWorld.org/coronavirus. This page has up-to-date news about the pandemic, and tells you what nurses need to know to stay safe and what ANA is doing to protect nurses and patients.

The American Academy of Dermatology Association: The AAD has assembled resources on COVID-19, including guidance on how to adjust to the outbreak in your clinic, legislative and regulatory updatesthat may impact you and your practice, information about the business implications of the outbreak, and the latest information on how to use teledermatology to provide care during the outbreak.

Wolters Kluwer COVID-19 Resources & Tools (Coronavirus Resources). To support health professionals working around the clock to meet those most in need, we are making the following updates and resources available – at no charge – for clinicians, nurses and medical researchers, in response to new developments, evidence and guidance.

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology: articles are freely available and curated in one spot
The British Association of Dermatologists Covid-19 (Coronavirus): Immunosuppressive treatments in dermatology.<

National Eczema Association: Ask the Ecz-perts: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

National Psoriasis Foundation: NPF Medical Board COVID-19 Recommendations for Patients with Psoriatic Disease

Melanoma Research Foundation: Patients & Caregivers COVID-19 and Melanoma

Skin Cancer Foundation: A Message for Skin Cancer Patients, Caregivers and Families: https://www.skincancer.org/treatment-resources/support-resources/robins-nest/covid-19-and-you/

SkinSAFE (free access with DNA membership): Caring for Sensitive Skin during Covid-19

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Information & Resources

Posted: March 9, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) is monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, in December 2019. Infections with the novel coronavirus also have been reported internationally, including in the United States. On January 30, 2020, the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee of the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. On January 31, 2020, Health & Human Services (HHS) Secretary Azar declared a public health emergency for the United States to aid the nation’s health care community in responding to the 2019 novel coronavirus. On February 11, 2020, WHO announced an official name for the disease causing the novel coronavirus outbreak: COVID-19.

Please use the resources below to stay informed.


Additional Information & Updates