Covid Resources

With the global outbreak of the coronavirus, many businesses are assessing the implications on their business strategies, M&A and capital raisings. As individuals, we are having to learn how to 'work from home' and look after our health. we have pulled together a range of resources and opinions that we think might help you navigate your course. Keep safe and stay healthy

Health and wellness

MyDr.com.au and HealthDirect have created helpful resource centres with videos and articles covering everything from basis about the virus, its symptoms, prevention and diagnosis, as well as frequently asked questions.

https://www.mydr.com.au/coronavirus

https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/coronavirus

Practical Business Advice

 

Sequoia provides guidance on how to ensure the health of their businesses while dealing with potential business consequences of the spreading effects of the coronavirus

https://medium.com/sequoia-capital/coronavirus-the-black-swan-of-2020-7c72bdeb9753

PwC outlines seven key actions business can take to mitigate the effects of COVID-19

https://www.strategy-business.com/blog/Seven-key-actions-business-can-take-to-mitigate-the-effects-of-COVID-19?gko=4c0d1

Human Resources

 

Employment Hero have pulled a handy response pack covering off on:

  • COVID-19 Policy

  • COVID-19 Continuity Plan: Detailed Personal Checklist (Example)

  • Work From Home/Flexible Working  Agreement Policy

  • Work From Home Guide for Employees

  • Safety tips for setting up your home Work Station

  • Workplace Hygiene Poster

https://employmenthero.com/ncov19-employer-response/

Australia Coronavirus (COVID-19) Data

 

This website provides useful daily statistics collated from media reports and verified with updates from Australian state and federal health departments.

 

The website’s interactive charts include:

  • Total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Australia

  • Diagnoses breakdown by states and territories over time

  • How Australia compares with other countries number of confirmed cases

  • Current cases and deaths by state or territory interactive map

  • Number of new confirmed cases each day in Australia

  • State and territory breakdown of number of new cases each day

https://www.covid19data.com.au/

John Hopkins – Global COVID-19 statistics

 

John Hopkins University provides global statistics on confirmed COVID-19 cases, total death and recovery figures, a global interactive map breaking down cumulative confirmed cases and active cases, as well as charts depicting increases in confirmed cases and daily increase figures.

https://www.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6

Government Health Resources

The following list includes websites of the Australian federal and state departments of health which are updated daily with COVID-19 information, statistics and policy changes outlining each state and territory’s response.

Federal Government:

https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert

Victoria:

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-covid-19-daily-update

New South Wales:

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/diseases/Pages/covid-19-latest.aspx

Queensland:

https://www.health.qld.gov.au/news-events/doh-media-releases/releases/queensland-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-update7

Western Australia:

https://www.wa.gov.au/organisation/department-of-the-premier-and-cabinet/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-updates

South Australia: 

ttps://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/health+topics/health+topics+a+-+z/covid+2019/latest+updates/latest+updates+-+covid-19

Tasmania:

https://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/news/2020

Australian Capital Territory:

https://www.health.act.gov.au/about-our-health-system/novel-coronavirus-covid-19

Northern Territory:

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/

Coronavirus Podcast with Dr Norman Swan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHmKY8wZfOg

Juice Media Podcast Episode 10 features Dr Norman Swan, presenter of ABC’s Health Report and co-host of Coronacast. The discussion includes information on the latest COVID-19 situation in Australia, the Australian government’s response, as well as well-informed opinions on school closures, potential treatments, and what Australia should do right now to avoid a similar situation to Italy and other countries around the world.

ABC Coronacast Podcast

https://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/coronacast/

Coronacast is a free podcast that helps to answer your questions about COVID-19. The podcast breaks down the latest news and research to help you understand how the world is living through an epidemic.

Episode topics include subjects like:

  • Testing works. Why aren’t we doing more?

  • Should you just pull your kid out of school?

  • Is this our life now for the next 18 months?

  • Where did coronavirus really start? (spoiler: not a CIA lab)

  • Think coronavirus only kills the old? Think again.

  • Is it time to ban mass gatherings?

  • What’s the best way to wash your hands?

Coronavirus News from the Experts

https://theconversation.com/us/covid-19

The Conversation is a network of not-for-profit media outlets that publish news stories written by academics and researchers. Their COVID-19 coverage offers informed commentary and debt on this critical issue affecting our world.

https://theconversation.com/us/covid-19

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