Innovations in EU pandemic preparedness
Presented at the IV Joint EC /ECDC /WHO Workshop on Pandemic Influenza Preparedness.
Infection prevention and control and preparedness for COVID-19 in healthcare settings
31 Mar 2020 - This document aims to provide guidance to EU/EEA healthcare facilities and healthcare providers on infection prevention and control (IPC) measures for the management of suspected and confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection in healthcare settings, including long-term care facilities. It also offers guidance on the management of specimens at laboratories in the EU/EEA.
Infection prevention and control in the household management of people with suspected or confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
31 Mar 2020 - This document provides guidance on infection prevention and control (IPC) measures for people with suspected or confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19) who are experiencing mild symptoms that do not require hospitalisation, therefore self-isolating at home.
Contact tracing: Public health management of persons, including healthcare workers, having had contact with COVID-19 cases in the European Union – second update
31 Mar 2020 - This document outlines the key steps of contact tracing, including contact identification, listing and follow-up, in the context of the COVID-19 response.