North Carolina Communicable Disease Manual

 

2019 Coronavirus Resources

COVID-19 Disease Investigation Overview (PDF) - Updated September 4, 2020

 

COVID-19 Cluster Guidance (PDF) - June 13, 2022

 

At Home Testing Guidance

  1. Guidance for LHDs on Use of At-Home Tests (PDF) - October 6, 2021

Long-Term Care Setting Toolkit for Local Health Departments

  1. Description of COVID-19 Toolkit Documents (Read this first) (PDF)
  2. What to Expect: LHD Response to COVID-19 Cases in Long Term Care Settings (PDF) - lists the steps that the LHD and facility will take in response to COVID-19 cases in a LTC setting.
  3. LTC COVID-19 Outbreak Admission Considerations (PDF) - describes points for facilities to consider when accepting a patient for admission/readmission to the facility during an outbreak.
  4. Infection Control Assessment and Response (ICAR) Visit Basics (PDF) - provides information about how to conduct ICAR visits.
  5. LTC Infection Control Assessment Tool (PDF) Updated October 15, 2020 - describes how to assess infection control practices in a LTC setting. We recommend assessing infection control practices before any COVID-19 cases occur to prevent potential outbreaks.
  6. Emergency Staffing and Resource Requests (PDF) - outlines the process through which LTC settings may request resources.

Infection Prevention Toolkit for Long-Term Care Settings

  1. Description of COVID-19 Toolkit Documents (Read this first) (PDF)
  2. What to Expect: Response to COVID-19 Cases in Long-Term Care Settings (PDF) - Updated September 4, 2020 - lists the steps that the facility and LHD will take in response to COVID-19 cases in a LTC setting.
  3. LTC Infection Control Assessment Tool (PDF) - Updated October 15, 2020 - describes how to assess infection control practices in your facility. We recommend assessing your infection control practices before any COVID-19 cases occur in your facility to prevent potential outbreaks.
  4. LTC Infection Prevention Staffing Worksheet (PDF) helps ensure that all critical infection control duties have been assigned and improve accountability for these practices. Updated September 4, 2020
  5. LTC Infection Prevention Education Resources (PDF) - Updated May 8, 2020 - provides resources to educate staff about the basics of infection prevention, hand hygiene, and personal protective equipment (PPE) use. Effective infection prevention requires that all staff in the facility, including those who do not provide direct patient care, know how to keep themselves and the residents of the facility safe.
  6. LTC Optimize PPE Supply – Facemask (PDF) describes how to conserve a limited supply of facemasks through extended use and limited re-use and provides guidance on cloth facemasks.
  7. LTC Optimize PPE Supply – Gown (PDF) describes how to conserve a limited supply of gowns through extended use and limited re-use.
  8. Emergency Staffing and Resource Requests (PDF) - outlines the process through which LTC settings may request resources.
  9. Best Practices for Infection Prevention in LTCFs (PDF)

Long-term Care Facility Reporting of Antigen Test Results

  1. NCDHHS Interim Guidance for Long-term Healthcare Facility Antigen Test Reporting (PDF) October 6, 2020
  2. NCDHHS Spreadsheet for LTFC Lab Results (PDF) October 6, 2020

Contact Tracing and Movement and Monitoring

  1. NC Case Investigation and Contact Tracing Dashboard (PDF)
  2. Contact and Case Patient Import Template (Excel) CCTO Upgrade Phone Call and Assessment Record Import Template (Excel)
  3. ServiceNow: Registration, Ticket Submission, and Surge Staff Request Intake Form
  4. Reporting COVID-19 cases with no follow-up to the State (PDF)
  5. Revised Guidance for Prioritizing COVID-19 CI/CT Activities (PDF) February 11, 2022
  6. Helping Contacts Order Pixel At-Home Testing Kit (PDF)
  7. Understanding COVID-19 Treatment Options for CI/CT Staff (PDF)
  8. Supplemental Guidance for Outreach to Under-Resourced Communities (PDF)
  9. Running NC COVID Reports for Identifying Priority Categories (PDF)
  10. NC SVI Table for LHDs (Excel)
  11. County Health Department Attestation for CCTC Staff Coverage of Diseases Other than COVID (PDF)

 Archive

Dashboards

  1. NC Case Investigation and Contact Tracing Dashboard (PDF)
  2. CCTO Dashboard (PDF)
  1. Building Reports #1: Case Counts, Interview Rates, and Notification Times (PDF)
  2. Building Reports #2 - Key Metrics: Implementation of CT Steps (PDF)

CCTO OOJ Contact List

CCTO Training Resources

CCTO Help Desk and IT Support

Information for LHDs ONLY

  1. Monthly Key Points for LDHs (PDF) - September 13, 2022
  2. Monthly Key Points for LDHs (PDF) - August 9, 2022
  3. Monthly Key Points for LDHs (PDF) - July 12, 2022
  4. Monthly Key Points for LDHs (PDF) - June 14, 2022
  5. Monthly Key Points for LDHs (PDF) - May 10, 2022
  6. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 12, 2022
  7. LTCF Outbreak Steps related to COVID (PDF) - April 3, 2020
  8. Outbreak and cluster reporting instructions (PDF) - October 1, 2020
  9. COVID-19 Outbreak Line List Template (Excel) - April 3, 2020
  10. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 8, 2022
  11. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 22, 2022
  12. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 8, 2022
  13. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 25, 2022
  14. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 11, 2022
  15. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - December 14, 2021
  16. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - November 9, 2021
  17. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 26, 2021
  18. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 19, 2021
  19. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 28, 2021
  20. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 14, 2021
  21. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 24, 2021
  22. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 10, 2021
  23. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 27, 2021
  24. Bi-Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 13, 2021
  25. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 22, 2021
  26. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 8, 2021
  27. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 25, 2021
  28. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 18, 2021
  29. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 11, 2021
  30. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 4, 2021
  31. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 27, 2021
  32. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 13, 2021
  33. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 6, 2021
  34. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 30, 2021
  35. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 23, 2021
  36. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 16, 2021
  37. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 9, 2021
  38. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 23, 2021
  39. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - March 2, 2021
  40. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 16, 2021
  41. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 9, 2021
  42. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - February 2, 2021
  43. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 26, 2021
  44. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 19, 2021
  45. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 12, 2021
  46. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - January 5, 2021
  47. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - December 22, 2020
  48. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - December 15, 2020
  49. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - December 8, 2020
  50. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - December 1, 2020
  51. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - November 24, 2020
  52. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - November 17, 2020
  53. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - November 10, 2020
  54. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - November 3, 2020
  55. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 27, 2020
  56. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 20, 2020
  57. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 13, 2020
  58. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - October 6, 2020
  59. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 29, 2020
  60. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 22, 2020
  61. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 15, 2020
  62. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 8, 2020
  63. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - September 1, 2020
  64. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 25, 2020
  65. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 18, 2020
  66. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 11, 2020
  67. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - August 4, 2020
  68. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 28, 2020
  69. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 21, 2020
  70. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 14, 2020
  71. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - July 7, 2020
  72. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 30, 2020
  73. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 23, 2020
  74. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 16, 2020
  75. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - June 9, 2020
  76. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 26, 2020
  77. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 19, 2020
  78. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 12, 2020
  79. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - May 5, 2020
  80. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 28, 2020
  81. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 21, 2020
  82. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 14, 2020
  83. Weekly Key Points for LHDs (PDF) - April 7, 2020
  84. Food Processors LHD Investigation Steps Related to COVID-19 (PDF) - July 2, 2020
  85. Food Processors Checklist for Initial Meeting Related to COVID-19 (PDF) - July 2, 2020
  86. COVID-19 Outbreak Management for LHDs   Webinar   Key Point/Summary (PDF)
  87. Farmworker Camp LHD Investigation Steps Related to COVID-19 (PDF) - May 18, 2020
  88. Farmworker Camp Checklist for Initial Meeting Related to COVID-19 Employee Tracking (PDF) - May 18, 2020
  89. Farmworker Camp Line List Template (Excel) - May 18, 2020
  90. COVID-19 Associated Death Case Definition (PDF) - June 1, 2020
  91. Child care COVID form letter for parents (English (Word) (PDF) – June 3, 2020, Spanish (Word) (PDF) - June 4, 2020)

Resource Requests

  1. ServiceNow Transition (PDF) - January 26, 2021

Isolation and Quarantine Templates

  1. COVID Isolation Order Template (Word) PDF
  2. COVID Quarantine Order Template (Word) PDF
  3. COVID Temperature Log (Word) PDF
  4. COVID Visitor Venue Log (Word) PDF