COVID-19: FOR CAREGIVERS

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

“Coronavirus (COVID-19) What You Need to Know”

Info from the CDC regarding symptoms and resources for the community

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

 

“If You Are At Higher Risk”

Tips from the CDC specific to older adults and those with serious chronic medical conditions

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/specific-groups/high-risk-complications.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fhigh-risk%2Fhigh-risk-complications.html

 

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

“Coronavirus Prevention Tips for Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA)”

Prevention measures to help in stopping the spread of Coronavirus

https://alzfdn.org/coronavirus-prevention-tips-alzheimers-family-caregivers-alzheimers-foundation-america-afa/

 

Alzheimer’s Association

“Coronavirus (COVID-19): Tips for Dementia Caregivers”

Tips for caregivers at home, in assisted livings, and general tips for staying healthy

https://www.alz.org/help-support/caregiving/coronavirus-(covid-19)-tips-for-dementia-care

 

National Alliance for Caregiving

“Tips for Sandwich Generation Caregivers In the Era of COVID-19”

Good tips for those carging for children and older adult parents

https://files.constantcontact.com/8b968750201/f3b38866-ec89-4c4c-84c2-f2624452efee.pdf

 

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Coronavirus tips & resources for those on Medicare and Medicaid

https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Current-Emergencies/Current-Emergencies-page

 

The John A. Hartford Foundation

“Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources for Older Adults, Family Caregivers and Health Care Providers”

Tips for older adults and their family caregivers

https://www.johnahartford.org/dissemination-center/view/coronavirus-disease-covid-19-resources-for-older-adults-family-caregivers-and-health-care-providers

 

Louisiana Department of Health

“Coronavirus (COVID-19)”

Information regarding Coronavirus statistics in Louisiana from the CDC and Louisiana Office of Public Health—Update twice daily at 9:30am and 5:30pm

http://ldh.la.gov/Coronavirus/

 

211 Louisiana Statewide Network

“Need information about COVID-19?”

People can text LACOVID to 898-211 or dial 211 to receive updated information regarding Louisiana Coronavirus numbers

https://www.louisiana211.org/

Using Positive Physical Approach When Risks for Infection Are Present - Teepa Snow

Coronavirus Prevention Tips for Caregivers - Allison B. Reiss, M.D.

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