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New Name for Disease Caused by Virus Outbreak

The disease caused by a new virus that emerged late last year in China and has since sickened tens of thousands of people now has an official name: COVID-19.

What EMS Providers Need to Know about the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Prehospital providers are the first line of contact with patients who show signs and symptoms of a viral infection.

China Opens New Hospitals for Virus Patients

China finished building a second new hospital Thursday to isolate and treat patients infected with the new coronavirus and moved people with milder symptoms into makeshift quarantine centers

CDC Confirms Person-to-Person Spread of New Coronavirus in the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today confirmed that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has spread between two people in the United States.

Coronavirus Screening Available Now in ImageTrend Elite

ImageTrend, Inc. is monitoring the Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak closely and is committed to ensuring pre-hospital screening and documentation fits the evolving needs of our providers and their communities.

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Update

At this time, specific screening protocols for 911 or emergency medical dispatch are not required.