UMMS Affiliation

Graduate School of Nursing

Publication Date

2020-04-15

Document Type

Other

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Health Services Administration | Infectious Disease | Nursing | Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene | Public Health Education and Promotion | Virus Diseases

Abstract

This guide is a list of best practices for health care providers and support staff to safely transition home after caring for patients who might be infected with COVID-19. The list is intended to give caregivers actionable steps to reduce the risk of spreading infection to themselves and their families. These guidelines were developed by Kelly Sudnick, RN, MSN, a doctoral student in the Graduate School of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Keywords

COVID-19, coronavirus, UMass Medical School, health care workers, best practices, going home

Rights and Permissions

Copyright 2020 University of Massachusetts Medical School

DOI of Published Version

10.13028/f5j2-ar05

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Coronavirus COVID-19 Publications by UMMS Authors

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