COVID-19 Guidance for admissions into aged residential care facilities at Alert Level 4
(New Zealand Government)


COVID-19 Guidelines for Outbreaks in Residential Care Facilities                                            
The Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA) have developed these national guidelines for the prevention, control and public health management of COVID-19 outbreaks in residential care facilities in Australia.


COVID-19 Infection Control Training
The Australia Federal Department of Health  online training for Aged Care workers on appropriate health management techniques in all aged care settings. This 30-minute module covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19.
COVID-19 Infection Control Training


Managing Tele-Consultations
The following documents from Hospice New Zealand have been provided by our NZ Palliative Care colleagues and give practical advice on managing difficult tele-consultations, which are now part of our “new normal”. 

1. Phone consultations – COVID-19 resource – V1 23 March 2020

2. Communications tips for all stages – COVID-19 resources – V1 23 March 2020

3. Goals of Care COVID-19 resource – V1 23 March 2020

4. Giving serious news – COVID-19 resource – V1 23 March 2020

Source Hospice NZ: COVID-19 for health professionals