MERS

Additional Resources

General MERS Information
  • Outbreaks and Emergencies web page. World Health Organization (WHO). Provides up-to-date information on existing outbreaks of MERS.
  • Health Alert Network. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Provides up-to-date information about urgent public health incidents to public information officers; federal, state, territorial, and local public health practitioners; clinicians; and public health laboratories.
  • Coronavirus. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
  • Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). World Health Organization (WHO).
General Resources for Workers and Employers
Information for Healthcare Workers and Employers
Information for Medical Transport Workers and Employers
Information for Laboratory Workers and Employers
Information for Airline Workers and Employers
Information for Mortuary and Death Care Workers and Employers
Monitoring and Surveillance
  • U.S. Quarantine Stations. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). A comprehensive system that serves to limit the introduction and spread of contagious diseases in the U.S.
  • Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ) – About DGMQ. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). DGMQ quarantine stations work to detect and respond to ill travelers who have serious diseases of public health interest. Stations are located at points of entry (e.g., international airports) and are designed to help prevent arriving travelers from spreading diseases within the U.S.
Morbidity and Mortality Reporting Tools
Training Sources and Tools
  • Training and Reference Materials Library. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). Contains training and reference materials developed by the OSHA Directorate of Training and Education (DTE) as well as hyperlinks to related training material.
  • Respiratory Protection Training Videos. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). Provides hyperlinks to a variety of training videos related to respiratory protection, including fit testing, medical evaluations, respirator types, and training requirements.