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TAP 34 covers disaster planning for behavioral health treatment programs.

https://store.samhsa.gov/system/files/sma13-4779.pdf

CDC is developing various resources for healthcare professionals and settings. Below are a few links with some steps that can be done to protect you and your clients. Some of the information is redundant between items, but each has some novel relevant information.

Personnel
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/hcp-personnel-checklist.html

Outpatient
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/clinic-preparedness.html

Related Printable Materials
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/practice-preparedness.html

Inpatient – while these are geared mainly towards hospitals, many of the steps are applicable to behavioral health facilities too.

Preparedness Assessment Tool
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/hospital-preparedness-checklist.pdf

Facility Prep
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/steps-to-prepare.html
Guidance for preparing for community transmission

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/guidance-hcf.html