Coronavirus (COVID-19) Partner Resources

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients and providers in the wake of the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

CMS has compiled these resources to help you stay informed on CMS, HHS CDC and other materials and resources available on the COVID-19 vaccine. Please share these materials, bookmark the page, and check back often for the most up-to-date information.

You can find these and more resources on the CMS COVID-19 Policies & Guidance and the HHS COVID Education Campaign page.

Please refresh your browser often to see the most up-to-date information. 

To listen to the audio files and read the transcripts for the COVID-19 Stakeholder calls, visit the Podcast and Transcripts page.

To keep up with the important work CMS is doing in response to COVID-19, please visit the Current Emergencies Website.

Federal Resources

 

J&J COVID-19 Vaccine: Health Alert

The CDC issued a Health Alert, about the CDC and FDA’s recommended pause in the use of the J&J COVID-19 vaccine, in part, to ensure that the health care provider community is aware of the potential for adverse events and can provide proper management due to the unique treatment required with this type of blood clot.

For more information:

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Stakeholder Calls 

Join CMS for our We Can Do This COVID-19 Vaccine Campaign Toolkit Webinars

The HHS We Can Do This campaign is a national initiative working hand in hand with trusted leaders and community organizations to continue to build confidence in COVID-19 vaccines and get more people vaccinated. This campaign offers tailored resources and toolkits for stakeholders to use to provide COVID-19 vaccine information to at-risk populations.  

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is partnering with the campaign to offer several webinars to walk through each toolkit and its resources and train community organizations, local voices and trusted leaders to use the campaign tools for vaccine outreach efforts to diverse communities.

 

Webinar dates and registration links are below: 

  • Tuesday, June 15th, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: General Populations Toolkit - Register here
  • Thursday, June 17th, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: Rural Toolkit - Register here
  • Tuesday, June 22nd, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: Spanish Language Toolkits - Registration TBD*
  • Thursday June 24th, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: Healthcare workers Toolkit - Registration TBD
  • Tuesday, June 29th, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: Faith-Based Toolkits - Registration TBD
  • Thursday, July 1st, 1:00-2:00 pm ET: Toolkits for Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities - Registration TBD
  • Thursday, July 8th, 1:00-1:30 pm ET: Older Adults Toolkit - Registration TBD

*This webinar will be offered in Spanish.

More information on regarding the We Can Do This campaign can be found here: https://wecandothis.hhs.gov/

Join the Community Corps to get tips, tools and resources to share with friends, family and your community to help encourage them to get vaccinated: https://wecandothis.hhs.gov/covidcommunitycorps

If you have questions regarding the webinars, please contact us: Partnership@cms.hhs.gov

 

If you work with:

The General Public

Communications, Toolkits and Resources

Faith-Based Communities

Rural Communities

Medicare Beneficiaries

Vulnerable Populations

Protect Yourself from Coronavirus Scams

 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Resources

Caregivers

 

If you are a Clinician

Telehealth

Nursing Home and Long-Term Care Facilities

If you are a Health Plan or a State

Medicaid Section 1135 Waivers

Medicaid Home and Community Based 1915(c) Waivers/Appendix K

 

This resource, and earlier CMS actions in response to the COVID-19 virus, are part of the ongoing White House Task Force efforts. To keep up with the important work the Task Force is doing in response to COVID-19 click here Coronavirus.gov. For information specific to CMS, please visit the Current Emergencies Website.

 

CMS is regularly posting resources. Please note that the most updated information can be found on Coronavirus.gov, FDA.gov, and USA.gov

 

Updated May 21, 2021

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06/15/2021 02:47 PM