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COVID-19 Coronavirus News and Information
Below are links to information and resources from CSRT's affiliate organizations. This page will be updated continually as information come in. If there is anything missing or that you think should be included, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
ARRT continues to provide updates to Radiologic Technologists, students and program directors regarding COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. The organization is also looking for help in urging the federal government to increase the availability of personal protective equipment (PPE) for RT’s and other health care professional. For more information and to join the efforts, visit www.arrt.org/pages/covid-19-update.
American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
CSRT’s affiliate organization, ASRT, currently has resources and educational tools available for their members, including RT’s, students and other healthcare professionals. To take advantage of these valuable resources, visit www.asrt.org/covid19. Be sure to check out the “Important Links” which are located at the bottom of the page.
- ASRT Live Recording: Infection Control in Radiology
- Free EZ Compliance Modules and Resources
- Handwashing Posters
- Student and Educator Resources
California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
CDPH continues to provides resources and updates to the public via www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Immunization/ncov2019.aspx.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
CDC has several helpful documents to aid in the navigation of COVID-19. To view these guidance documents, visit www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/guidance-list.html?Sort=Date%3A%3Adesc.
Emergency Care Research Institute (ECRI)
Hear expert advice through ECRI on using outdated or expired masks, how to get multiple uses from masks, cleaning and disinfection procedures, UV disinfection, navigating supply-chain shortages, and why ECRI does not recommend homemade masks for healthcare facilities. Visit www.ecri.org/landing-covid-19-medical-devices-respirator-masks.
JCERT Education Accreditation Body
As we practice health and safety guidelines put forth by national, state and local officials due to COVID-19, JRCERT continues to provide support and guidance for its programs and faculty. For more information, visit www.jrcert.org/news/m.blog/1029/jrcert-coronavirus-response-03-05-2020.
World Health Organization (WHO)
Receive regular updates and notifications regarding COVID-19 through WHO by visiting www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/events-as-they-happen.
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