COVID-19 / Coronavirus Information Hub

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COVID-19 General Information

Johns Hopkins interactive confirmed cases dashboard


Practice Management

Emergency Loans
Managing Staff
Providing Non-Essential Care
AMA Guide for private practices updated regularly    

COVID-19 Clinical Information

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Information for Healthcare Professionals    updated regularly    

CDC Resource Center   updated regularly 

CDC Interim Guidance for Healthcare Facilities in the U.S.  - March 7, 2020 

World Health Organization (WHO): COVID-19 Technical Guidance  updated regularly   

Canadian Journal of Anesthesia - Management of COVID-19 Cases in OR - March 6, 2020 

NEJM: Podcast 256-Anthony Fauci: Talking with patients about COVID-19   - March 10, 2020 

Siemens educational resources   updated regularly 


Cancer Resources

ASCO  FAQs during COVID  updated regularly 

BCAN Bladder Cancer Resources - March 25, 2020 

New Cxbladder® Patient In-Home Sampling Program in response to the Coronavirus  - March 17, 2020 

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

CDC: Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of PPE updated regularly 


LUGPA Announcements: 

Webinar: Apr 9, 2020 How COVID-19 is Affecting your LUGPA Group – Part II 

Recorded Apr. 2, 2020 -  How COVID-19 is Affecting your LUGPA Group

On Demand Webinar -  "Tap into Telehealth: Expand Your Practice Capacity Today"  Recorded Thursday, March 26, 2020, this webinar covers recent federal and state regulation changes regarding telemedicine.  

Teleconference: Update on CARES Act and Assistance for Physician Practices During the COVID-19 Crisis - Recorded March 26, 2020  

UroToday Webinar  
LUGPA Focus on Telemedicine an Update on the CARES Act and Assistance for Physician Practices - Neal Shore - Recorded March 26, 2020   

UroToday Webinar 
LUGPA on CARES Act and Assistance for Physician Practices During the COVID-19 Crisis - Views from the Political Consultants - Neal Shore -  Recorded March 27, 2020  

Grand Rounds in Urology Webinar  
The Effect of COVID-19 on Large Urology Groups: The LUGPA Perspective   April 1, 2020 

LUGPA Contacts ABU Seeking Recertification Relief During CrisisMarch 20, 2020  

LUGPA's Actions During the COVID-19 Crisis - Protecting Independent Urology Practice - March 20, 2020 
It is critical that we hear about the magnitude of issues you are facing now with regard to the Coronavirus, so that we can communicate this growing list to the members of Congress. It’s imperative they understand exactly what is at stake. 

Telehealth Medicare Restrictions Relaxed Due to Coronavirus - March 19, 2020 

LUGPA Postpones Events through April due to Coronavirus - March 2020