Primary Care & COVID-19

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Primary Care update - August 3, 2022

Updated: August 3, 2022


Approach to assessment and management of long-term COVID-19 symptoms in primary care
New: November 26, 2021

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COVID-19 update re: in-person and virtual care
New: September 7, 2021


 Ethical Duty of Health-Care Workers to Provide Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

New: September 3, 2021


BCCDC Primary Care Page

Updated: May 13, 2021


Vaccine Arriving This Week - Immunization Plan Resuming

Updated: February 18, 2021


Rural and Remote Indigenous COVID-19 Response Framework
New: January 15

CDC COVID-19 Entrance Screening Tool for Health-Care Facilities
Updated: January 15
CDC Guidance for Primary Care Management of Adult in the Community with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19
Updated: July 16, 2021
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New: December 18
Archived 2022
CDC BC Care Bundle for Supporting High-Risk* Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic and Influenza Season
New: December 18

Community Prescription and Orders for End of Life orders

New: December 16


Patient handouts

Precautions when directly caring for a person at home with suspected/confirmed COVID-19

Precautions for caregivers after death of a person with suspected/confirmed COVID-19

Palliative Care COVID-19 Psychosocial Resources

New: December 16

 CDC Physician letter regarding school attendance for immunocompromised children who are considered low or medium risk
New: December 4
IH COVID-19 & Children with Medical Complexity Information Guide 
New: December 2
IH Keeping Yourself and Others Safe While You are in the Hospital
Updated: December 2
IH CoVid-19 Self-Assessment Information
New: August 20
CDC Clinical Reference Group Recommendation: Pediatric Clinical Guidance for COVID-19
Last updated: October 19
CDC COVID-19: Pediatric Testing Guidelines for British Columbia
New: July 6
IH Addressing the indirect effects of COVID-19 on the health of children and young people
Click here Perinatal Health, Cultural Safety in COVID-19
New: June 18

Guidance for Families of Immunocompromised Children in School and Group Gatherings
New: June 18

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Temporally Associated with COVID-19: Guidance for Clinicians in B.C.
Updated: September 11


Telehealth fees and temporary changes to chronic disease management (CDM) visits and in-person requirements (Webinar hosted by GPSC / BC Family Doctors) click here.

Billing in the time of COVID-19 click here

DofBC The Doctor is In: Recommendations for expanding in-person care in community-based physician practices
New: May 21

COVID-19: Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Community-Based Physicians, Nursing Professionals and Midwives in Clinic Settings 
Updated: Sept 1, 2021


Primary Care BC Centre for Disease Control COVID-19 page 

Primary Care

Patient ID and Assessment For Primary Care with MD/NP
Last updated: April 7

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