COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR NJ PHYSICIANS & PATIENTS
ALERT: Amended COVID Administrative Order on Masking and Physician Practice Operations
With the new AO in place these very dated requirements are NO LONGER IN EFFECT in physician practices:
- Utilize telemedicine to the greatest extent possible
- Allow only one companion
- Stagger staff schedules and space appointments to minimize number of people in the office
- Install barriers between staff
- Clean high touch areas after each use
- Masks for staff in breakrooms
YOUR PATIENTS NEED TO HEAR FROM YOU!
You are the most trusted resource for your patients in making health decisions.
Your strong recommendation to get a COVID-19 vaccine is one of the most important factors in your patients’ decision to accept vaccination.
Click below to access tools and tips developed by the CDC to help you communicate with patients about the COVID-19 Vaccine.
INFOGRAPHIC TO HELP YOUR PATIENTS 65+ SCHEDULE VACCINATIONS.
Download, print and post in your office. Share by email and social media with all of your senior patients and carevigers! Click the image to view and download pdf
Join our NJ Physician's Forum
Please join our NJ Physician's Forum, a secure place for New Jersey physicians to discuss, share and network as we face this rapidly evolving crisis.
It is our hope that this is a place where NJ physicians can share questions, problems, solutions, and ideas with one another to assist the primary care community in being unified in its response.
Feel free to start threads as you see fit – including sharing info on telehealth issues.
COVID-19 INFORMATION FROM TRUSTED SOURCES
American College of Physicians
ACP COVID-19 member forum Requires ACP login
American Medical Association
State of New Jersey
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services