Audio Interview: Covid-19 and the States — A Conversation with Ralph Northam

In this audio interview conducted on February 3, 2021, the editors are joined by Dr. Ralph Northam, the governor of Virginia, to discuss the logistics of Covid-19 vaccination.

NEW: COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Physicians and PAs

The Medical Society of Virginia is working closely with the Virginia Department of Health and other relevant partners within the Commonwealth to ensure that the physician community of Virginia is well informed and have the resources necessary to provide quality care to patients during the developing COVID-19 outbreak. MSV and VDH will continue to keep the physician community, as well as Virginia communities educated and informed on efforts to prevent the spread of the virus.

Table of Contents

Links to Bookmark  MSV Webinar Series • COVID-19 Testing • Infection Control and PPE • Liability • COVID-19 and Your Business Mental Health • Education for Clinicians 

Links to Bookmark

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Partner Resources

CDC COVID-19 Information for Healthcare Providers

Clinician Letters – Updated Frequently

VDH Dashboard: COVID-19 Cases in Virginia

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE

Safely Resuming Elective Procedures FAQ

Medicaid COVID-19 Resource Center

Virginia Department of Health Local Health District Locator

AMA COVID-19 Resource Center for Physicians

Virginia Hospital COVID-19 Dashboard

Let MSV Know If You Are Having Problems with Telehealth Coverage

Healthcare Stakeholder Response to the Extenseion of EO 57

MSV Webinar Series

Register for the Upcoming Webinar

Watch the Full Webinar Series

Get CME for MSV’s Webinars

COVID-19 Testing

The VDH Antigen Testing Team announces an extension in the expiration dates of certain Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Cards

VDH Overview – Testing in Virginia

Virginia COVID-19 Testing Sites

Anthem extends benefits for COVID-19 testing and care

Infection Control and PPE

Order PPE for your practice from the AMA | AMA and Project N95 FAQs

Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) Emergency Vendor List

Virginia Department of General Services Guidance for Emergency Procurement of Goods and Services 

Donning and Doffing PPE

COVID-19 Donation Supplies Availability 

Guidance and Resources on Healthcare Supply of Personal Protective Equipment

Health Care Practice Protocols: Guidance for scheduling, treating, and evaluating patients

COVID-19 Infection Control 

ACP Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Information for Internists

EPA List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2

What Healthcare Personnel Should Know about Caring for Patients with Confirmed or Possible COVID-19 Infection

Access to PPE through Amazon HCP Portal

Premium PPE Disposable 3PLY Face Mask – Made in the USA LydAir® MB 1049HW Developmental Typical Property Sheet
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Health Care Provider Community request for Governor Northam to issue an Executive Order on Liability Protections

Executive Order 60: Clarification Of Certain Immunity From Liability For Healthcare Providers In Response To Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 and Your Business

Tell Congress to pass COVID-19 Phase 4 legislation

MSVIA COVID-19 and Businesses

Let MSV Know If You Are Having Problems with Telehealth Coverage

Physicians and Other Clinicians: CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19 

Credentialing and COVID-19 FAQs

COVID-19 Accelerated/Advance Payment Request

MSV Signed: HHS Letter CARES Act Emergency Fund

CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: Immediate infusion of $30 billion into healthcare system

CARES Provider Relief Fund Payment Portal

CMS Announces Relief for Clinicians, Providers, Hospitals and Facilities Participating in Quality Reporting Programs in Response to COVID-19

Trump Administration Issues Changes to Support U.S. Healthcare System During COVID-19

Cover Virginia COVID-19 Resources and Information

Trump Administration Releases COVID-19 Checklists and Tools to Accelerate Relief for State Medicaid & CHIP Programs

COVID-19 Legislation: Summary of Provisions for Addiction Medicine

AMA urges Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to reinstate the Accelerated and Advance Payment (AAP) Program

AMA calls on Congress to take immediate action to support employers and workers by protecting and expanding high quality, affordable health care coverage

Respecting Choices: Planning Conversations During COVID-19 


DEA Letter Narcotics Shipments to OTP Signed Delivery Exception

COVID-19 and Your Mental Health

MSV and Headspace

Frontline Wellness VA: Supporting Virginia’s Frontline Healthcare Workers

Frontline Wellness Communications Checklist

CDC Stress and Coping During COVID-19

Mental Health America: Mental Health And COVID-19 – Information And Resources

AMA Managing Mental Health During COVID-19

COVID Calm: Bitesize Stress Management for Healthcare Professionals

Education for Clinicians

CDC COVID-19 Vaccine Questions and Answers

COVID-19 and Flu Public Education Campaign

HHS Telemedicine Hack Webinar

Abyde HIPAA & COVID-19 webinar

Dominion Payroll Webinar Series

CDC Webinar: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update—What Clinicians Need to Know to Prepare for COVID-19 in the United State

Project ECHO COVID-19 Updates and Consultation

COVID-19 in the Ambulatory Care Setting: A Practical Guide for the Multidisciplinary Team