Like academic health care organizations across the world, Rush University System for Health is focused on COVID-19 on many fronts. We’re mobilizing to treat patients and support to our providers, staff and students. Because best practices are changing rapidly as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, we have created a resource for you, so we can help keep you updated on what new steps we’re taking, as well as link you to information to help your patients and their families, and you and your colleagues, during these unprecedented times. Changes in patient care due to COVID-19 When, and how, to send a patient to Rush Surgery at Rush Treating cancer patients during COVID-19 Shifting to virtual visits For patients: schedule an appointment or contact Rush Proper Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) COVID-19 Tracheostomy Protocol [PDF] Coronavirus (COVID-19) Procedures Manual prone position checklist [PDF] COVID-19 Nasopharyngeal Specimen Collection Procedure [PDF] Swab Differences for POC and Standard COVID Testing [PDF] Rush ECMO Program referral information [PDF] Coronavirus (COVID-19) Data COVID-19 resources for providers COVID-19 testing guidance Pre-procedural COVID-19 testing guidance COVID-19 testing guidance for cancer patients PPE guidelines for surgery Updated COVID-19 precautions guidance MIS-C FAQs COVID-19 thought leadership COVID-19 hospital resources calculator Rush’s response to COVID-19 Op-ed: Why We Need Optimism in the Face of COVID-19 Op-ed: What needs to remain when COVID-19 is gone Op-ed: The pandemic offers hope for health care system equality COVID-19 resources to share with your patients Rush’s COVID-19 Education Center Video Library Social distancing video COVID-19 continuing education opportunities for providers Rush’s Center for Innovative and Lifelong Learning offers many online and on-demand CE/CME/CNE activities that are available now for our community. There are also courses that are specifically about the COVID-19 outbreak such as the following: Coronavirus: A Primer (For Allied Health) Interim Guidelines for COVID-19 and Persons with HIV (CME credit) Practical Tips for Echo Labs During COVID-19 (CME credit) Please see options and register on this site.