CDC Updates Guidance for Evaluation and Testing Persons for COVID-19
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- All Healthcare Organizations
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated their guidance for evaluation and testing persons for coronavirus (COVID-19). The CDC clinical criteria for considering testing for COVID-19 have been developed based on what is known about COVID-19 and are subject to change as additional information becomes available.
At this time, the following priorities for testing have been identified:
- High Priority
- Hospitalized patients with symptoms
- Healthcare fa…