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Idaho’s testing policies are described below:

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Notable Groups: Office of the Governor Brad Little, Idaho State Department of Health

Idaho’s cohorting practices are as follows:

  • The Idaho Healthcare Association, Idaho Department of Health
    • In Idaho, the prevalence of active COVID-19 cases in nursing homes is relatively low. The Idaho Healthcare Association, the Idaho Department of Health, and the long term care community have contributed ideas to a state actions report.
    • Larger nursing home corporations are setting up COVID-19-only units for COVID-19-positive residents and for residents transferred from hospitals for treatment of COVID-19.

Notable Groups: The Idaho Healthcare Association, Idaho Department of Health

Idaho has established infection controlStrike Teams”, which are described in-depth beneath:

  • The Idaho Healthcare Association, Idaho Department of Health
    • The Office of the Governor Brad Little COVID-19 strike team has focused primarily on supporting hospitals and nursing homes by releasing emergency funding and enacting stay-at-home guidance.

Notable Groups: The Idaho Healthcare Association, Idaho Department of Health

Idaho’s ongoing actions to improve access to personal protective equipment (PPE):

  • Idaho Health Care Association, Idaho Department of Health (IDOH)
    • IDOH has taken the lead in coordination between Idaho nursing homes and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) supplies.

Notable Groups: Idaho Health Care Association, Idaho Department of Health (IDOH)

Idaho’s current resources during the Covid-19 pandemic:

  • Panhandle Health District
    • The Panhandle Health District has created an online dashboard for counties in the Idaho panhandle that provides localized COVID-19 information guidance for businesses and health care professionals. (Relevant link: https://panhandlehealthdistrict.org/covid-19)

Notable Groups: Panhandle Health District

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