Maternity Care & Pediatrics & COVID-19

CDC FAQs pregnant patients and their newborns during the COVID-19 pandemic
New: July 8, 2021
CDC Myocarditis / pericarditis in association with receipt of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine
New: June 21, 2021
CDC Considerations for an Unwell and/or Premature Newborn Who is a Contact, Under Clinical Investigation or a Confirmed Case of COVID
New: June 14, 2021
CDC Considerations for a Newborn Born to a Mother/Individual who is a Confirmed Case of, or Under Clinical Investigation for, COVID-19
New: May 31, 2021
CDC You’re pregnant or breastfeeding. Should you get a COVID-19 vaccine?
New: March 26, 2021
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BCCDC COVID-19 Pediatric Resources 2021
Updated: June 9, 2021

CDC Maternal and Newborn Acute Care Discharge Planning and Continued Care in Community Settings During COVID-19 Pandemic
New: January 29, 2021
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Pediatric COVID-19 Site Planning, Cohorting, HLOC Transport and Repatriation Procedure
Updated: January 29, 2021

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Guideline for lactation for women/individuals who are confirmed or suspect cases of COVID-19
Updated: January 21, 2021

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Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Temporally Associated with COVID-19: Guidance for Clinicians in B.C.

Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Children and Adolescents (MIS-C) Case Report Form
Updated: July 7, 2021

CDC Caring for Families with Children with Immune Compromise: Guidance for Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Pediatricians
New: December 22, 2020
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COVID-19: Adult & Pediatric Viral Testing Guidelines for British Columbia
Updated: December 18, 2020

CDC Physician letter regarding school attendance for immunocompromised children who are considered low or medium risk
New: December 4, 2020
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COVID-19 & Children with Medical Complexity Information Guide 
New: December 2, 2020

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PPE and Critical Supplies for Midwives
New: November 19, 2020

PHO Order on Midwives and Certified Practice Speech Language Pathologists SARS-CoV-2 Swabbing
New: November 18, 2020

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Clinical Reference Group Recommendation: Pediatric Clinical Guidance for COVID-19
Updated: March 11, 2021

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COVID-19 Testing for Children and Youth

Poster with instructions for mouth rinse / gargle for younger children and caregivers at collection centre

Handout: Instructions for mouth rinse/gargle sample collection for younger children and caregivers

Poster with instructions for mouth rinse/ gargle for older children and youth at collection centres

Handout: Instruction of the mouth rinse/gargle sample collection for older children  and youth

New: September 17, 2020

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Guideline for the Admission and Hospital Management of Pregnant Women/Individuals Who Are a Confirmed or Suspect Case of COVID-19 
Updated: September 8, 2020

Guideline for the Care of Pregnant Women/Individuals Who Are Confirmed or Suspect Cases of COVID-19 in Community Settings
Updated: September 8, 2020

Neonatal resuscitation guideline at time of delivery for the newborn born to mother/individual who is a confirmed or suspect case of COVID-19
Updated: September 8, 2020

Guidance for the management of the neonate in the NICU, nursery of pediatric unit that is a confirmed or suspect case of COVID-19
Updated: September 8, 2020

Guideline for the management of the healthy newborn born to a pregnant mother/individual who is a confirmed or suspect case of COVID-19
Updated: June 14, 2021

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Pediatric Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 – Intubation Checklists/Role Cards
New: August 27, 2020

island health Pediatric Intubation – COVID-19 Suspected or Confirmed
New: August 25, 2020
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Addressing the indirect effects of COVID-19 on the health of children and young people
New: July 6, 2020

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In-patient Code Blue Response for Pediatric Patients (0-17 years of age) with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19
Updated: June 30, 2020

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Perinatal Health, Cultural Safety in COVID-19
New: June 18, 2020

CDC Guidance for Families of Immunocompromised Children in School and Group Gatherings
New: June 18, 2020
island health COVID-19 Pre-Procedure Assessment Form
Updated: June 2, 2020
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Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Protocol for Obstetrical Procedures During COVID-19
Updated: May 25, 2020

Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Protocol for Surgical Procedures During COVID-19: Pediatrics
Updated: May 25, 2020

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Management of Severe Respiratory Illness in Pediatric Patients
Updated: May 18, 2021

COVID-19: Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Community-Based Physicians, Nursing Professionals and Midwives in Clinic Settings 
New: May 15, 2020

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COVID-19 Pediatric Intubation and Ventilation (Multiphase) order

Click here Breastfeeding and COVID-19 infographic
Updated: April 16, 2020
Click here Supplemental statement regarding COVID-19 and pregnancy
Updated: March 25, 2020