FW: NCDHHS COVID-19 Updates
NCCARE360: the nation’s first statewide infrastructure connecting healthcare and human services: nccare360.org/resources (read the full press release here)
Improved App for Medicaid and Food & Nutrition Services: improved, mobile-friendly online application will help support social distancing and beneficiary applications from home.
https://epass.nc.gov/ (read the full press release here)
First Vendors Selected to Expand Testing and Contact Tracing for COVID-19: NCDHHS selected 26 businesses to form its initial pool of qualified vendors to support the state’s response to COVID-19.
https://www.ncdhhs.gov/news/press-releases/ncdhhs-selects-first-vendors-expand-testing-and-contact-tracing-covid-19 (read the full press release here)
NEW “When Should I Be Tested?” Resource Added to Farm & Meat Plant Worker Toolkit:
NEW in Spanish: StrongSchoolsNC Public Health Toolkit
NEW Dates Added to Pop-Up Testing Sites
NCDHHS COVID-19 Dashboard Updates: numerous valuable resources have been updated or newly-added to NCDHHS’s COVID-19 dashboard.
I. New Clusters in Child Care and School Settings Report is now available
II. Updated Ongoing Outbreaks in Congregate Living Settings is now available
III. Updated Risk Factors for Severe Illness Report is now available
IV. New Outbreaks and Clusters page is now available
V. Updated Weekly Outbreaks in Congregate Settings is now available
VI. Updated Weekly COVID-19 Patients Presumed to be Recovered report is now available
North Carolina Assisted Living Association