At Noon (Mountain Time) the CDC’s COCA (Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity) unit will conduct another in its series of calls for clinicians during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The following information about the call for health care workers in long-term care settings id from an email Patient Safe Staffing admin received this morning.

If you are unable to attend this live COCA Call, it will be available to view on-demand a few hours after the call. 

During this COCA Call, presenters will focus on current information about COVID-19 as it relates to long-term care facilities, including nursing homes. Topics will include infection prevention and control guidance, steps facilities should take to prepare, and available resources.

Special Request: Due to the high demand we anticipate for this COCA Call, we kindly ask participants to access it in a group format, if possible, to allow for the maximum number of people to participate.

Watch on Facebook: You may also participate in this COCA Call by joining COCA’s Facebook Live.  


Date:
 Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Time: 2:00pm–3:00pm (ET) – That would be 12:00 Noon Mountain Time.

Please click the link below to join:
https://zoom.us/j/148725646

Or iPhone one-tap:
US: +16468769923,,148725646# or +16699006833,,148725646#   

Or Telephone:
US: +1 646 876 9923 or +1 669 900 6833 

Webinar ID: 148 725 646

International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/anixAVglV

If you are unable to attend this live COCA Call, it will be available to view on-demand a few hours after the call. 

Presenters

Brendan Jackson, MD, MPH
COVID-19 Response Clinical Team
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

LCDR Kara M. Jacobs Slifka, MD, MPH (USPHS)
COVID-19 Response Infection Prevention and Control Team
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention