Coronavirus Resources for Physicians

Family medicine physicians are on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. ACOFP has compiled a list of websites, government guidelines and other useful material so that ACOFP members can find the necessary information in one place. 



ACOFP Request Letter to Congress March 19, 2020
ACOFP Coronavirus Blog posts:
   COVID-19: How to Protect Our Patients, Family, Friends and Ourselves 
By Katarina Lindley, DO, FACOFP
   Personal Effects of a Pandemic on Physicians 

          By Steven Kamajian, DO, FACOFP
   Caring for COVID-19 Patients
          By Kenneth E. Nelson, DO, FACOFP dist. 
COVID-19 Update from Alston & Bird
Insights from a State Health Official - ACOFP '20 Virtual session
By Joe Kanter, MD, MPH
Return to Work Criteria
Information for Health Care Professionals
Resources for Health Care Facilities
Strategies for Optimizing Eye Protection Supplies
Strategies for Optimizing Isolation Gown Supplies
Strategies for Optimizing Facemask Supplies
Strategies for Optimizing N95 Respirators
How COVID-19 Spreads
Prevention & Treatment
Frequently Asked Questions
Stigma Related to COVID-19
What You Need to Know
Situation Summary
Interim Guidance for Mass Gatherings 
Information for Travel

world health organization (WHO)

COVID-19 Main Resource Page
COVID-19 Online Training
Live WHO Briefings


States Waiving Licensure Requirements for Telehealth
COVID-19 Vaccine Study -
The Lancet
COVID-19 Spoon-Feed Guide - Journal Feed
Small Business Association Loans and Funding 
Small Business Association Paycheck Protection Program 
FREE Liquid I.V. for COVID-19  
Seattle ICU Intensivist's COVID-19 One-Pager 
PPE Pearls -
Legal Implications of COVID-19 
HIMSS Digital Think Tank - Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society
A Patient's Guide to Telemedicine - HIMSS
Real Mortality Estimates - 
The Lancet
ACGME Guidelines
University of Washington-Medicine COVID-19 Resource Site  
   This site provides screening and testing algorithms and other clinical guidance.
Society for Critical Care ICU Care for Non-ICU Trained Physicians 
AOA Telemedicine Guide 
Emergency Financial Resources, Grants and Aid  
Tax News & Views in the CARES Act - Deloitte 
Insurance Industry Backs Government Fund - Insurance Journal
Convalescent Plasma Treatment for COVID-19 Patients - JAMA Network
RAAS Inhibitors in Patients with COVID-19 - New England Journal of Medicine


14 Fitness Apps Free to for Health Care Providers through the Pandemic
Maintaining Your Health During a Pandemic - The DO
Headspace Is now FREE for Health Care Professionals 
Free Confidential Peer Support Telehealth Line -


Free children's books from Audible 
Families connecting through art to spread joy
Children's book authors online story time