Unmask the Facts is brought to you by AmeriCares to keep you in the loop about breaking news and research regarding the COVID-19 virus, the variants, and the vaccines. In this update, they discuss the WHO’s advice about mixing vaccines, the role that families and friends play in inspiring vaccine uptake, and Pfizer’s recent step towards full FDA approval. Read all about these insights and more in in both English and Spanish.
COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs for Clinic Staff Attached is aCOVID-19 Vaccine FAQ document for distribution among your staff/volunteers. It was developed by Sostento’s Project Finish Line Team with inputs from scientific experts in vaccinology in support of free and charitable clinics across the country. WAFCC is working with this group to bring you accurate, timely information about COVID-19 and the upcoming vaccine distribution. We will present our overall plan for this initiative on our FCC Leaders Call on Friday, December 18th at 11 AM. We hope you can join us for that important session. You may also share this FAQ with any local partners who may find it valuable. To view all available COVID-19 FAQs, including ones on testing, quarantine and what to do if you test positive for COVID-19 visit https://coronavirusnetwork.org/resources/
COVID-19 Policies and Procedures Here you will find links to editable COVID-19 policies, procedures, and forms adapted from documents created by clinics, and based on Centers for Disease Control recommendations. Please note that these are likely to change.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) launched a new data dashboard. This has been designed to give Wisconsinites the tools they need to most effectively respond to COVID-19. The CDC Guidance for Oral Health has updated practices for COVID-19. Click here for a link to the website A summary of recent changes includes: