Since January 2020, Northwest Healthcare Response Network (NWHRN) has been a part of the multi-agency response to COVID-19 in Washington State. The NWHRN is activated to support the Washington State Department of Health Incident Management Team, healthcare providers and local health jurisdictions.

The following pages provide information and links to assist in the response to COVID-19 in Washington State.

COVID-19 State, Federal and Local – Documents and links to information about the response to this outbreak, guidance, and recommendations.

Resource Requests & Process – Healthcare staffing resources. Volunteer request process from DOH. Staff resource request process (Pierce County only). Process documents, RR forms, and other guidance to completing and submitting resource requests for Washington State.

COVID-19 Operational Documents & Response ToolsCrisis Standards of Care guidance and algorithms, response strategies, and other operational frameworks.

Washington Medical Coordination Center (WMCC) information and documents

Other NWHRN Tip Sheets, Resources and Links can be found here.

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