Provides detailed guidance for determining whether patients should be tested, admitted or sent home. If a patient requires admission for COVID-19 or other reason, use this guideline for room placement.
Some of these documents have been developed based on current needs and experiences. UAMS is an entity of the state which may have different requirements under federal and state law than your hospital, doctors, and other providers. This information is provided as a public service in response to continuing questions from various community providers. All information is subject to change as our response to this pandemic challenge continues. Consult your practice or facility leadership before adopting any practices or protocols provided here.