Links to additional information
Johns Hopkins experts in global public health, infectious disease, and emergency preparedness have been at the forefront of the international response to COVID-19.
Their website is a resource to help advance the understanding of the virus, inform the public, and brief policymakers in order to guide a response, improve care, and save lives.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Phishing Guidance: visit the information release from KHN for advice on protecting yourself and your company.
Fit Testing PPE: Information on PPE and PPE fit testing on this site and elsewhere. Includes fit testing videos.
WPAFB Chief Jacob King presents PPE Guidance for EMS and Law Enforcement in conjunction with the National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville. 0.5 CEUs are available.
What to do if you’re sick from the Coronavirus: A CDC fact sheet for distribution to those affected.
Ohio Department of Public Safety is providing the “Be Part of the Solution” PSA to all EMS agencies and EMS medical directors free of charge and the video can be accessed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xeZw4Jb0ukc&feature=youtu.be
For additional COVID-19 information, explore the ESF-5 Resource Portal and the following highlighted applications:
- Ohio Sentry: COVID-19 Mobile Monitoring
- Ohio Sentry: COVID-19 Hub Site (desktop)
- Watch Office: Dashboard for Display
- Ohio EMA: State EOC Daily Ops Report
(https://repurposingproject.sharetribe.com/) is an available online resource to share and purchase personal protective equipment created through the ingenuity of Ohio manufacturers who have answered the call to help.
OMHAS: Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services has added a COVID-19 dashboard for first responders to help provide mental health resources in the midst of this crisis response.