COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus)

COVID-19 Vaccine Messaging Resources

  1. COVID-19 Vaccines FAQs for Patients and Physicians. Regularly updated information about the COVID-19 vaccine in a format that can be printed and shared with patients and physicians. The most current versions will always be accessible via these links:
  2. COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Center. The AMA is featuring this prominently on our website to curate clinical vaccine guidance from the FDA, CDC and other health organizations to help combat vaccine misinformation. We will be frequently updating this resource.
    • We have built a multi-channel marketing communications #VaccinesWork campaign to provide physicians and patients with education and tools on the science and safety of vaccines. We urge physicians to take the pledge to #MaskUp and get the #COVID19Vaccine and get new materials pushed to their inbox as soon as they become available.
    • We have also produced, in partnership with the FDA and CDC, multiple What Physicians Need to Know webinars on the topics of vaccine safety, supply and distribution, which have reached thousands of physicians.


Clinicians, First Responders, Teachers, and your family members: Speak with a mental health professional for help dealing with anxiety, depression, stress, grief or worry 7 days a week, 8 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Call the toll-free COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line at 866-367-4440 or 207-221-8196.

Infographic: You can help prevent the spread of respiratory illness with these actions: Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Infographic: Patients with COVID-19 have reportedly had mild to severe respiratory illness. Symptoms include: fever, cough, and shortness of breath.


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American Medical Association

CMS COVID-19 Information and Updates

CMS Emergency Waivers - Including Audio Only Pay Parity

CMS: Re-opening for Non-emergent Non-COVID-19 Healthcare: Phase I

COVID-19 Business Impact and Assistance Information MMA 5.2020  4.3.2020

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions | American Medical Association

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions | Maine CDC

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Billing UPDATED 8/7/2020 (previous versions 5/1/2020 and UPDATED 6/19/2020)

Fact Sheet: Repayment Terms for Accelerated and Advance Payments Issued to Providers and Suppliers During COVID-19 Emergency 10/8/2020

FAQs Accelerated and Advance Payment Repayment & Recovery Frequently Asked Questions 10/8/2020

Fact Sheet: Expansion of the Accelerated and Advance Payments Program for Providers and Suppliers During COVID-19 Emergency

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Maine Bureau of Insurance Information

Maine Centers for Disease Control 

Maine CDC Health Alert Network System

Maine DHHS COVID-19 Guidance for Health Care Providers

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Maine DHHS Standing Order for Pharmacy for Hand Sanitizer 031920

Maine FrontLine WarmLine 

Maine Helps

Maine Medical Reserve Corps

Maine Responds

Maine State Lab Updated COVID Specimen Guidelines

Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Response to the Public Health Emergency on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) SE20011 Revised June 1, 2020

Medicare Part B Billing for the COVID-19 Vaccine and Monoclonal Antibody

MGMA COVID-19 Recovery Center *login required

SBA Business Interruption Loans Information (Section 1102 of CARES ACT)

SBA Disaster Assistance Maine Small Businesses March 2020 English  Spanish

SBA Participating Maine Lenders

Telehealth Services Medical Fee Schedule

Telehealth AMA Resources:
AMA Telehealth Implementation Playbook
AMA Quick Guide to Telemedicine in Practice

Telehealth Handout Medicare CMS May 2020

Telehealth Vendor Options (Massachusetts Medical Society)

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist

Why Don't We Do It In Our Sleeves? (Video)