COVID-19 Clinical Information and Resources

KAMS A3 Infection Control Precautions Posters for Clinics/ Health Centres.

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioner Personal Protective Equipment Poster Resources (PDFs)

During outbreaks and pandemics, such as COVID-19 or influenza, appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and hand hygiene are critical in protecting yourself, your practice team members and your patients and preventing further of viruses.

Point of Care Testing

Implementation Requirements

This document explains the stewardship, prioritization and support for ACCHOs using GeneExpert PCR machines for COVID testing.

Government Updates and Resources

WA Health Coronavirus (COVID-19)
For the latest updates and resources from the Department of Health

WA Health COVID-19 Clinical Alerts
Up-to-date clinical guidelines for GPs, hospitals and health professionals

Australian Government Department of Health Coronavirus Resources
A collection of resources for the general public and industry about COVID-19

Other Resources

COVID-19 Communicable Disease Network Australia (CDNA) National Guidelines for Public Health Units
This document summarises interim recommendations for surveillance, infection control, laboratory testing and contact management for COVID-19. It is the first national guidance issued for COVID-19 and will be further developed into COVID-19 CDNA National Guidelines for Public Health Units (COVID-19 SoNG)

Suspect COVID-19 Notification Form online
Suspected COVID-19 is notifiable under the Public Health Act 2016 either by online form or printed notification form

New items for COVID-19 telehealth and phone services (RACGP)
Temporary MBS items for video and phone consultations were introduced on 13 March 2020.

Donning and Doffing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Video Resource
Instructive video on the appropriate method of donning and doffing PPE (WA Health Department)

WHO COVID-19 Technical Guidance: Patient Management
World Health Organization resources for COVID-19 patient management

National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce
Continually updated, evidence-based clinical guidelines for Australian healthcare professionals

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