ASORN COVID-19 Resources

ASORN is here to support our members and the entire Ophthalmic team during this novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which is presenting situations many have never encountered.

Below are several resources that may be helpful for the ophthalmic team and other frontline healthcare workers to keep themselves and their patients safe. ASORN is committed to assisting you and your patients by providing these resources and to support your team move toward reducing the risks associated with COVID-19.

CMS QSO-20-20-ALL Survey guidelines for Re-opening
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/qso-20-20-all.pdf

During health emergencies, WHO works to support development of tools necessary during outbreaks
World Health Organization (WHO)

Please visit the CDC’s coronavirus resource page for the latest updates and prevention information.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

See the CDC’s strategies for optimizing the use of eye protection, isolation gowns, face masks and N95 respirators.
CDC Special Guidance on PPE

American Academy of Ophthalmology resources on COVID-19 and Ophthalmology
https://www.aao.org/coronavirus

 

Also check with your State's Department of Health for local and regional information.