COVID-19 Resources

We’ve curated some of the best resources from around the country for long-term care workers about how to safely and effectively provide care during the COVID-19 pandemic… and beyond.

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Infection Control: Coronavirus Precautions

The course is designed to provide caregivers with up-to-date knowledge from the Centers for Disease Control and prevention that they need to keep themselves and others safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 35-minute video.

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Stigma associated with COVID-19

Words matter! Stigma can isolate people, preventing them from seeking medical care and adopting healthy behaviors. Watch this short video to learn more about how you can help to tackle stigma associated with COVID-19.
1 minute, 30 second video. 

Stigma associated with COVID-19

Words matter! Stigma can isolate people, preventing them from seeking medical care and adopting healthy behaviors. Watch this short video to learn more about how you can help to tackle stigma associated with COVID-19.
1 minute, 30 second video. 

Long-term care provider describing their role caring for others

Infection Control and Prevention

How to Wear a Mask Safely

Read this one-page flyer from the World Health Organization for do’s and don’ts of how to most effectively and safely wear your medical mask

PPE and Hand Hygiene

This one-page flyer lists the correct PPE that a care provider should wear in different circumstances, and suggests some effective alternatives.

Self-Care Resources

Coping with Stress

Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Learn how to reduce stress with this information from the Centers for Disease Control.

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Ways to Practice Self-Care

What can you do to stay well while keeping yourself and others safe during the virus outbreak? Here are a couple suggestions about how to stay occupied from Quartz.

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Mindful Breathing Meditation

Feel more settled and calm by spending a few minutes focused on your breathing. A 3-minute Mindful Breathing mindfulness meditation created by Stop, Breathe & Think.

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Online Learning

Online Computer Skills Courses

These free online courses from the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will help you learn basic computer skills at your own pace.

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Video Conference Etiquette

This two-page flyer will walk you through the basics of how to take part in a successful video conference meeting.

Download the flyer

Affordable Internet Access

Through Internet Essentials, you can apply to get high-speed internet in your home for as little as $9.95/month.

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