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Health Care Professionals FAQs

  • What resources or guidance is there for expecting mothers, new mothers, and health care providers?

    In partnership with the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute, the Department of Health has issued guidance for pregnant individuals and health care providers to ensure they can obtain safe and ...
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  • Is there State funding to support health care providers with COVID-19-related expenses?

    On Saturday, March 28, Governor Phil Murphy detailed two new initiatives that will assist health care organizations with expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Governor announced a $140 mil...
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  • Where can health care professionals, health providers, addiction services providers, or mental health providers find technical guidance on medical and logistical issues related to COVID-19?

    Health Care Professionals and Public Health Providers For health care professionals and public health providers, the New Jersey Department of Health has published several resources on COVID-19 incl...
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  • How can I volunteer as a health care professional? What if I’m retired, out of state, licensed in a foreign country, or just graduated with a degree in a health care-related field?

    Thank you for your interest in serving the State of New Jersey and helping to save lives during this public health crisis. Qualified health, mental health, and other related professionals who wish ...
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  • If I'm an EMS worker or first responder, how can I protect myself from getting COVID-19?

    Persons needing 911 services or transportation to the hospital have been told to let EMS and other first responders know they have COVID-19 symptoms and to wear a mask. If they do not have a face m...
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  • I’m a health care administrator. Where can I find COVID-19 waivers and extensions issued by the Department of Health?

    The Department of Health has placed these documents on its Legal and Regulatory Compliance website at https://nj.gov/health/legal/covid19/. Source: https://nj.gov/health/legal/covid19/
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  • How do I comply with mandated health care capacity and inventory reporting required by Executive Orders 109 and 111?

    On March 28, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 111, directing designated health care facilities to report on a daily basis to the Department of Health and the Office of Emergency Managemen...
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  • Are commercial laboratories conducting COVID-19 testing required to share information with the Department of Health?

    In a joint letter to commercial laboratory operators, Jared M. Maples, Director of the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the Chair of the New Jersey Domestic Security Prep...
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