The following communications and guidance have been provided for the EVMS Community by the Continuity of Operations Task Force. The most recent and updated information is placed at the top. Please note dates, and in some cases times, on all posts.
The Continuity of Operations Task Force has released updates to the EVMS COVID-19 exposure and testing protocol.
The Continuity of Operations Task Force has released guidance including that vaccinations and social distancing are no longer required.
Additional guidance regarding when masking is required or not required has been provided by the Continuity of Operations Task Force.
EVMS is dropping its requirements for mandatory indoor masking, with exceptions including EVMS Medical Group departments, classrooms and the testing center.
A streamlined reporting process is available for those with COVID-19 symptoms or exposure via the REDCap EVMS/EVMS Medical Group Exposure Survey. Guidance for home testing is included.
All EVMS employees, residents, fellows and students are now required to document through the VAX portal having received a booster shot no later than Feb. 15, 2022.
We are streamlining our “What Should I Do?” protocol amid the spread of the highly contagious omicron variant including guidance for home testing.