WHO expert panels releases interim Infection Prevention and Control guidance for Long-Term Care Facilities in the context of COVID-19

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Columbia Aging Center faculty member, John W. Rowe, MD, served as an advisor on the WHO Health Emergencies Program (WHE) Experts Ad-hoc Advisory Panel for Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Preparedness, Readiness and Response to COVID-19 which, on March 21, released interim Infection Prevention and Control guidance for Long-Term Care Facilities in the context of COVID-19. This is interim guidance that will be updated with more understanding of SARS-CoV2.