The Pandemic Respiratory Illness HealthPathway has been recently localised.
This pathway has been adapted from the pandemic influenza pathway. It is suitable for use in the current coronavirus pandemic threat.
For up‑to‑date coronavirus information, see also:
- NSW Health – Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Australian Department of Health – Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- World Health Organization – Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The ‘Management’ section provides a step-by-step guide on infection prevention and control, along with how to prepare a comprehensive pandemic plan including general, staff, patient and environmental considerations.
Descriptive information about notifiable diseases is located in the ‘Background’ section.
The ‘Information’ section provides links to other useful CDC, NSW Health and RACGP resources. The patient information section provides a link to RACGP’s patient information sheet, Taking care of Yourself During an Emergency or Pandemic.
For a list of all localised pathways see:
Mid and North Coast Localised Pathways