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The Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
ASPR cooperative agreement funding
Any funding awarded to a recipient or awarded to a sub-recipient. An activity is considered supported by ASPR cooperative agreement funding if it is: 1) fully funded by the
Hospital Association COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Activities Cooperative Agreement; 2) partially funded by this cooperative agreement and by the facility or other entity; or 3) supported by allowable staff positions fully- or partially-funded by cooperative agreement funding
An activity is considered ASPR-funded if it is: 1) fully funded by the
Hospital Association COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Activities Cooperative Agreement; 2) partially funded by this cooperative agreement and by the facility or other health care entity; or 3) supported by allowable staff positions fully- or partially-funded by this cooperative agreement funding
The source organization reporting a particular Data Point
Individual data element reported by a Hospital Association or its sub-recipient used to calculate or assess the Program Performance Measure
This term applies to the functional organization of a sub-recipient that receives a sub-award from a Hospital Association through the
Hospital Association COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Activities Cooperative Agreement that provides care services to patients, regardless of sub-recipient type. These include acute care hospitals, specialty care centers, outpatient/ambulatory care (includes primary care clinics, urgent care centers, dialysis, community health centers, etc.), home and residential care (includes long-term care, home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities, etc.), EMS/Pre-Hospital (also includes 911/Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP)), support services (pharmacies, blood banks, medical supply chain), hospital systems, and other health care entities on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic
Health Care Worker
A health care worker is any worker who provides clinical health care services (i.e., doctors, nurses, laboratory technicians, x-ray technicians, EMS, etc.)
The Hospital Preparedness Program
8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Accessed August 2020. “Transmission-Based Precautions.” https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/basics/transmission-based-precautions.html.
9. “Electronic Code of Federal Regulations.” Updated September 2020. Accessed September 2020. https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=2a89cb03270093638f94a6d25896dac5&mc=true&node=20200813y1.62.
10. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Accessed July 2020. “Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Triage of Suspected COVID-19 Patients in non-US Healthcare Settings: Early Identification and Prevention of Transmission during Triage.” https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/non-us-settings/sop-triage-prevent-transmission.html.
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