Health Care Providers

This information is for healthcare providers in Riley County regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The Kansas Department of Health & Environment has a dedicated COVID-19 webpage, with resources (some of which are linked above) related to novel coronavirus, and links to press releases, including daily updates on tests performed. 

COVID-19 Patient Screening & Evaluation Guidelines (pdf) 

COVID-19 Laboratory Guidelines 

COVID-19 Testing Approval Form (fillable pdf) 

Strategies for alternate infection prevention and control guidance (pdf)

COVID-19 Risk Assessment (pdf) contains tables to determine risk level of both symptomatic and asymptomatic persons, and a separate table for asymptomatic healthcare providers who may have been exposed to COVID-19.

A list of approved disinfectants has been produced and published by the EPA. It can be viewed on the EPA Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 webpage.