EMAO is working to provide its membership with daily updates to Ohio’s response to the Coronavirus. These updates will be sent out to the membership following the conclusion of Governor DeWine’s daily press conference and will also be posted below as “Daily Ohio COVID-19 Update.”

There are also other links listed below that are intended to help guide you to information and resources that may helpful during this time.

Daily Ohio COVID-19 Update

CISA Critical Infrastructure Employee Guidance

DRAFT Coronavirus Essential Business Explanation Letter

On April 27th, Governor DeWine announced the first phase of Ohio’s gradual reopening of businesses. Below is the guidance and protocols that he announced as companies look to implement safe policies.
Responsible Restart Sector Services Sheet (4/27/20)
Responsible Restart Protocols (4/27/20)

FEMA Public Assistance Information:
FEMA Eligible Emergency Protective Measures Fact Sheet
State Agency Applications for FEMA Public Assistance

Battelle’s Critical Care Decontamination System for PPE:
Battelle PPE Decon Brief to Ohio Health Systems
Battelle CCDS One Pager on the Process
Instructions for Healthcare Facilities: Preparation and Collection of Compatible N95 Respirators for Decontamination
Instructions for Healthcare Personnel: Preparation of Compatible N95 Respirators for Decontamination
Fact Sheet for Healthcare Personnel
Instructions for Collecting Contaminated PPE for Decontamination
Battelle Emergency Services Agreement with PPE Task Order
Chain of Custody Form (Blank) – PPE Decontamination Treatment