COVID-19 Provider Brief

Access the latest Provider Brief newsletter for information about COVID-19.

  • May 22: Important Guidance for Scheduling Procedures and Surgeries at a Premier Health Facility
  • May 20: Universal PCR Screenings, Update on Universal COVID-19 Screening, GDAHA Poster
  • May 18: Pre-operative Testing, GDAHA Update, CompuNet Updates, COVID-19 Coding Guidelines, Piqua Urgent Care Now Open, Inpatient COVID-19 Screening, Obtaining PPE
  • May 11: Clarification to Pre-operative COVID-19 Testing Information
  • May 8: Pre-Operative COVID-19 Testing Guidance, Pre-Admit Testing Information
  • May 6: Celebrating Nurses, Messages from Drs. Lazzara and Ruff, PPE Update from Dr. Burdette
  • May 4: Lunch and Learn, Update on PPE, Update on Ramping Up to Expand Access to Services, COVID-19 IgG Antibody Testing Available
  • April 30: Telehealth Webinar, Participate in a Microsoft LIVE Event, Planning for Reopening, Recommended PPE for Surgical & Procedural Areas, Lunch and Learn, Supplies for Reopening
  • April 29: Antibody Testing Now Available, Office Safety Poster, Surgery Scheduling Algorithm, ODH Updated COVID-19 Testing Guidance
  • April 27: Telehealth webinar, CMS to pay providers via MIPS for participating in COVID-19 drug treatment trials, Pure Healthcare Update
  • April 23: COVID-19 Treatment and Testing Options, PHG Educational Series, Practice Ramp Up, Premier Health – ABC Nightly News
  • April 17: New COVID-19 Test Order Code, Important Update for Faxed COVID-19 Orders, Time Based Coding for Telehealth during COVID-19 PHE, No Makeup Under Masks, 211 United Way Help Link
  • April 15: Plasma Donation, URS Pandemic Child Care, Urgent Care Telehealth Services
  • April 13: COVID-19 Treatment Options, Temporary Lodging, Thank You Health Care Heroes
  • April 10: Surge Instructions, Treating non-COVID patients, Berry Women’s Center, Hotel Discounts for Health Care Workers
  • April 8: Assistance During Surge, Hotel Discounts for Health Care Workers
  • April 7CDC Recommendations on Home Isolation, Update: Visitor Restrictions
  • April 6: Update COVID-19 Collection Site, Update Guidance for Use of Masks PPE, Update from Dr. Burdette, Update Provider Video Visit Documentation Coding and Billing
  • April 3: COVID-19 Clinics, Established Commune In-House Testing, Telehealth Billing Update, COVID Mental Health Support Line
  • April 1: COVID-19 Update, Mask Precautions, Helping Hands, Advocate for Support, Thank You HealthCareHeroes, Roberto Colon, MD
  • March 31: Visitor Restrictions Update, Robert Colon, MD: March 20 Meeting Update, Assistance During Surge
  • March 30: Memo from Mary Boosalis, New Clinics for Patients Recovering from COVID-19, Exposure to COVID-19, Elective procedures, Caring for You and Your Home
  • March 27: Physician Credentialing for Privileges, COVID-19 Preparation for a surge, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Supplies
  • March 26: Testing updates from CompuNet, N95 masks, Opportunities to Assist (For Non-PPN Providers)
  • March 25: Telehealth Services, COVID-19 Testing Results, Outpatient Testing, Conserving Personal Protective Equipment, Opportunities to Assist (For Non-Premier Health Employed Providers)
  • March 24: Scenario-Based Assessment and Triage of Staff Exposed to SARSCoV-19, Recommended evaluation of patients with acute lower respiratory illness, Opportunities to Assist (For Non-Premier Health Employed Providers), COVID-19 Collection Site
  • March 23: Telehealth Staff Self-monitoring, Elective Surgeries Postponed, Visitor Restrictions, Opportunities to Assist in Potential Surge, Non-Urgent Outpatient Medical Imaging
  • March 19: Symptomatic Patients to Be Prioritized at COVID-19 Collection Site, COVID-19 Testing Results, Talking Points for Patients with COVID-19, Reschedule Routine Patient Appointments, Entrance Restrictions, Treatment of Cancer Patients
  • March 17: COVID-19 Mitigation in Ambulatory Practice Locations
  • March 12: COVID-19 Update, Resources for COVID-19