Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.
The White House announced that vaccines will be required for international travelers coming into the United States, with an effective date of November 8, 2021. For purposes of entry into the United States, vaccines accepted will include FDA approved or authorized and WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines. More information is available here.
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

RRT Composition: COVID-19 Considerations Infographic

RRT Composition: COVID-19 Considerations Infographic
Updated June 12, 2020


COVID-19 RRT Roles (may vary by context) with black arrows indicating roles with potential overlap

Roles include:

  • Epidemiologist
  • Laboratory Specialist
  • IPC Specialist
  • Case Management
  • Social Mobilization Specialist
  • Risk Communication Specialist

RRT Roles may very by context. The IPC Specialist and the Case Management Specialist roles may overlap. The Social Mobilization Specialist and the Risk Communication Specialist roles may overlap.