Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources

Maryland Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics

Last updated April 1, 2020

Maryland Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • MDAAP website
  • “Doctors, health care workers don’t have enough protective gear to keep them safe from coronavirus” – MDAAP Commentary: Written by MDAAP President Maria Brown, Rich Lichenstein (Chair, MDAAP Disaster Preparedness Committee), and Susie Lipton (Chair, MDAAP Infectious Diseases Committee), read it here.
National American Academy of Pediatrics
  • AAP website
  • NEW – AAP Guidance: Telehealth Payer Policy in Response to COVID-19, here.
  • NEW – Coding for COVID-19 and Non-Direct Care, here.
  • NEW – State Notices on Telehealth Policy in Response to COVID-19, here.
  • NEW – National AAP President Sally Goza, MD, Letter of March 24, 2020 to Speaker Pelosi, Minority Leader McCarthy, Majority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Schumer, here.
  • NEW – Webinar: “Telehealth and COVID-19” Recording, here.
  • NEW – “Telehealth Care and After Hours Care”, here.
  • AAP COVID-19 Dedicated Email: For member inquiries, questions, or comments related to COVID-19 pandemic, email
  • Critical Updates on COVID-19, here.
  • COVID-19 outbreak, here.
  • Responding to Coronavirus in Pediatric Practice: A message from AAP President Dr. Sally Goza, here.
  • Help Children Understand Coronavirus: Tips from the President of the American Academy of Pediatrics, here.
  • 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infections, here.
  • 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), here.
  • Policy Statement: Infection Prevention and Control in Pediatric Ambulatory Settings, here.
  • COVID-19 Talking Points, here.
  • COVID-19 Advocacy Resources, here.
District III, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • NEW – “The Business Impact of COVID-19 On Pediatric Practices”, here.
Pediatrician and Pediatric Healthcare Provider Wellness
  • NEW – Outpatient Behavioral Health Centers – Sheppard Pratt Health System, here.
  • NEW – Local Organizations With Mental Health Expertise – Mental, here.
  • NEW – Therapists in Maryland – Psychology Today, here.
  • NEW – APA Coronavirus Resources – American Psychiatric Association, here.
  • NEW – Manage Anxiety & Stress – CDC, here.
  • NEW – Sustaining the Well-Being of Healthcare Personnel during Coronavirus and other Infectious Disease Outbreaks – Uniformed Services University, here.
  • NEW – Emergency Responders: Tips for taking care of yourself – CDC, here.
  • NEW – American Psychological Association, here.
  • NEW – Coronavirus Sanity Guide – Ten Percent Happier, here.
  • NEW – Headspace for Free, sponsored by Headspace for Maryland HCPs, here.
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Maryland Department of Health
  • MDH website
  • NEW – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak – Resources for Health Care Professionals, here.
  • NEW – PPE Resource Inquiries and Requests – MDH Office of Preparedness & Response, here.
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak, here.
  • Maryland Medicaid Telehealth Program, here.
Maryland Health Care Commission
MDH Maryland Primary Care Program
  • MDPCP website
  • Information about guidances, clinician letters, telehealth guidance, daily webinars with updates, and FAQs.
Centers for Disease Control, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
  • CDC website
  • NEW – Resources for Clinics and Healthcare Facilities – Maintaining Childhood Immunizations During COVID-19 Pandemic, here.
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19), here.
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions, here.
  • Webinar: “Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update – What Clinicians Need to Know to Prepare for COVID-19 in the United States” – Recording from March 5, 2020, here.
  • Evaluating and Testing PUI, here.
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Summary, here.
  • Healthcare Professionals, here
  • Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed Healthcare Settings, here.
  • Schools & Childcare, here.
  • Healthcare Supply of Personal Protective Equipment, here.
  • N95 Respirators, here.
  • MMWR Novel Coronavirus Reports, here.
  • Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers, here.
World Health Organization
  • WHO website
  • Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic, here.
  • Coronavirus, here.
MedChi/The Maryland State Medical Society
State of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan
  • NEW – COVID-19 Pandemic: Executive Orders and Interpretive Guidances, here.
  • The Hogan Administration’s COVID-19 Response, here.
  • Maryland Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Business, here.
Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering
  • Map Tracks Coronavirus Outbreak in Near Real Time, here.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • CMS website
  • Coverage and Benefits Related to COVID-19 Medicaid and CHIP, here.
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Partner Toolkit, here.
  • Coronavirus COVID-19 Stakeholder Calls, here.
National Governors Association
National Conference of State Legislators
  • NCSL website
  • State Action on Coronavirus (COVID-19), here.
International Rescue Committee
  • IRC website
  • A Round-Up of Multilingual Resources on COVID-1, here.