Additional Tools and Resources
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working closely with international partners to respond to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. CDC provides technical assistance to help other countries increase their ability to prevent, detect, and respond to health threats, including COVID-19.
This document is provided by CDC and is intended for use in non-U.S. healthcare settings.
Healthcare Facility Assessment Tool
Healthcare Facility Assessment Tool [360 KB, 11 Pages]
This tool has been developed for healthcare facilities and public health stakeholders in non-US healthcare settings to assess a facility’s IPC practices in identifying and safely managing patients presenting with symptoms consistent with COVID-19.
COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness and Response Planning tool
Considerations for Integrating Infection Prevention and Control into National Pandemic Preparedness and Response Planning for Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) [199 KB, 11 pages]
This tool is intended to provide guidance and considerations for Ministries of Health and other public health authorities in non-US healthcare settings during planning and implementation of key IPC activities for COVID-19 preparedness and response.
COVID-19 Overview and Infection Prevention and Control Priorities in non-US Healthcare Settings
Instructions on Putting On and Removing PPE [2.85 MB, 3 pages]
This tool is intended to provide instructions on putting on and removing PPE for healthcare workers in non-US healthcare settings.
Early Identification and Prevention of Transmission during Triage
Checklist and Monitoring Tool for Triage of COVID-19 Patients [216 KB, 6 pages]
This tool is intended for healthcare workers in non-US healthcare settings to triage COVID-19 patients.
French [359 KB, 11 Pages] | Portuguese [418 KB, 8 Pages] | Spanish [441 KB, 9 Pages]