• COVID-19: AGA Practice Updates and Research Article Collection

COVID-19: AGA Practice Updates and Research Article Collection

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has created a special site to keep the gastroenterology and hepatology fields updated on clinical guidance, research findings, and physician resources for COVID-19.

The COVID-19 Journal Collection provides links to all the articles on SARS-CoV-2 infection published in the AGA Journals.

The latest news includes:

Medicare announces financial relief for physicians through accelerated and advance payment program      March 28, 2020

AGA releases new education module: Coronavirus 101 for Gastroenterologists      March 27, 2020

AGA partner Rx.Health launches COVID-19 app   March 27, 2020

What the stimulus bill means for GIs and practices      March 26, 2020

Clinical Guidance includes:

How to wear and remove PPE in endoscopy rooms.      March 26, 2020
Provided by G.S. Raju, MD, FASGE, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center  

FDA: Safety alert regarding use of fecal microbiota for transplantation and additional safety protections pertaining to SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19  March 23, 2020

There is also telehealth information available for gastroenterologists and gastroenterology care providers.