Today: Two Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Webinars

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Today: Two Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Webinars

We would like to notify you of two webinars about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) that are this afternoon.


Webinar #1: N95, PAPRs, Surgical Masks, and Scarves; Updates from the Front Lines


Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm CDT

Call Overview: Certified Safety Professional and Industrial Hygienist, Dr. Joseph A. Cocciardi, will give an overview of standard Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), status and availability, and discuss alternative tools for protection during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tim Wiegand, MD, FACMT will also provide a brief presentation on PPE in Addiction Treatment Settings. The webinar will also include Updates From the Front Lines featuring doctors from Tehran, Iran, New Orleans, and Newark, New Jersey.

Register for this webinar here

Webinar #2 COVID-19 with Nursing Homes


Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Time: 3:30 pm CDT

Please join the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for a call on COVID-19 with Nursing Homes tomorrow. CMS leadership will provide updates on the agency’s latest guidance, and leaders in the field interested in will share best practices with their peers. 

Attendee Dial-In: 833-614-0820

Conference ID: 6798274