Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - COVID 19

Nevada Health Response – Extensive resources and info for Nevadans - from the State of Nevada

Resource Guide: Where to find food, cash assistance,
and other help during coronavirus outbreak
 – from The Nevada Independent

COVID 19 and Pregnancy

Virtual Recovery Resources

Eating Disorder Recovery Is Possible, Even During a Crisis: Activities and Affirmations

SAMHSA’s National Helpline – 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

SAMHSA's Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator



Local health authorities are also monitoring and providing information related to novel coronavirus. The links below will take you to information from:




Home Care Resources
The documents below have been created to provide Nevadans with guidance for home isolation, self-monitoring, and general prevention steps.




Online Filing for Unemployment Benefits
Nevadans can file unemployment insurance claims online 24 hours a day.
There are online video tutorials available in English and in Spanish to help users create accounts and begin filing claims.
Additionally, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR) has extended the hour of their unemployment lines to 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. These lines can be reached at:

  • Northern Nevada: (775) 684-0350

  • Southern Nevada: (702) 486-0350

  • Rural Nevada: (888) 890-8211

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Disaster Distress Helpline - 800-985-5990

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 800-273-8255 or text MHFA to 741741 to talk to a Crisis Text Line counselor



Telehealth Consent, Workflows, Checklists, Sample Documents

AHRQ easy to understand telehealth consent form (refer to word doc)

How to Obtain Consent for Telehealth (clinician guide)

Telehealth Implementation Quick Guide – COVID-19 Resource Packet

Telehealth Workflows and other related resources

Getting a New Workflow and Process Started during COVID-19 Pandemic

Center for Care Innovations Sustainable Models of Telehealth Community Portal

General Provider Telehealth and Telemedicine Tool Kit

Developing Telemedicine Services: Training Materials

Telehealth Implementation Playbook

Useful Checklists from CTRC

  • Telehealth Needs Assessment, list – Pages 35 and 41

  • Needs Assessment Worksheet Template – Page 50

COVID 19 Telehealth Resource Center Toolkit

Operationalizing Telehealth and Telephonic Visits

Northeast Telehealth Resource Center A complete starter guide to telehealth & additional sources

Southwest Telehealth Resource Center Standards and Guidelines for various services in Telehealth

How to run a Drive-Thru-Clinic

Various resources for:

  • 5 step virtual visit plan 

  • Templates and documents (like authorization, consent)

  • Patient and internal communication

American Academy of Pediatrics sample documents for telehealth support & additional resources

Telehealth Coverage Policies In The Time of Covid-19

Telehealth Checklist for Providers (see page 2 of PDF)

Teledentistry and Oral Health

COVID-19 Teledentistry Coding and Billing Guidance

Re-opening Dental Practices during COVID-19: Legal Analysis - authored by FTLF in partnership with NACHC

Health Center Operations



COVID-19 Resources for FQHCs continued

Clinical Care

Patient Care

Managing Chronic Care Patients during COVID-19

Population Care During COVID-19: Caring for Patients with Chronic Conditions

Addressing Population Health Amid the COVID-19 Crisis - IHI

16-Week Webinar Series by ECHO: Diabetes in the time of COVID-19 Every Wednesdays 9:00 am - 10:15 am PST Register for future webinars and view past webinars on-demand

HITEQ Highlights: Hear from your Peers: Using the EHR for Routine HIV Screening

Build a Foundation for Remote Patient Healthcare Services

COVID-19 patient resources in American Sign language

Population Health and Quality of Care in the Era of COVID

Care of Older Adults and Patients who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing 

Guidelines and resources for healthcare professionals - IHI

Senior care: NevadaCAN

The Keys to Effective Telemedicine for Older Adults

COVID-19: Video-Based Telehealth Accessibility for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired

Patient Engagement and Provider Experience

Technology Enablement for Patient Engagement – NVPCA-HCCN April 2020 Peer Learning Call

Text Messaging for Diabetes Care Management

Texting for Better Care toolkit and summary report

Stanford Medicine Tele-Presence 5: A Ritual of Connection for Virtual Visits

The Future Role of the Medical Assistant in Effective Care Teams

Tips for Improving Staff Wellbeing During COVID-19


Updated Vaccination schedule guidelines during COVID-19 for adults and children

CDC’s Vaccination Guidance during Pandemic

Immunize NV Resources

Mental Health & Suicide

Providing Suicide Care During COVID-19

Reporting and Testing

COVID-19 Reports

Kaiser Report: Impact of Coronavirus on Community Health Centers

NV Health Response Daily Situation Reports

COVID-19: A Primary Care Field Report, activities & information organized within the PCMH framework

Latest COVID-19 case counts, maps and graphs

COVID-19 Testing

CDC releases consolidated COVID-19 testing recommendations

How to Get CDC’s COVID-19 Diagnostic Test & Supplies

Testing Toolkit COVID-19 Resources

Southern Nevada Health District Free COVID-19 Testing Sites

Washoe County Health District COVID-19 Testing Information

2020 UDS Reports

Screenings for COVID-19 services reports to 2020 UDS reports

  • If COVID-19 screening is the only service they receive, do not report onto 2020 UDS report. If patient receives additional healthcare services with COVID-19 screening, documentation may be considered. For more information

UDS 2020 Reporting Changes PAL Letter

UDS 2020 Guidebook