Briefing Minutes 9.21


1. Any CDC, local health department, CCAOM or other agency updates?

US 6,748,935confirmed cases 42,561 new cases in 24 hours 198,754 deaths 655 new deaths in 24 hours

TX 688,534 confirmed cases 2,241 new cases in 24 hours 14,893 deaths 45 new deaths in 24 hours Travis county 28,438 confirmed cases 403 deaths On Saturday 63 new cases reported which is the lowest number in a single day for the week. Any new cases stemming from the loosened restrictions in the state including gyms, retail and restaurants will not be reflected in the new daily totals for another week or two. The Austin zip code with largest number of new cases is 78705 which is adjacent to UT campus. UT has had over 600 reported cases.

-AISD will start on campus in two weeks, will have pods for students with on-line with proctor in the classroom. Will start with 25% capacity. Parents still have option to keep their children at home.

-If AOMA employees have their children will have Safety discussion.

-Safety guideline is on Student and Faculty portals including how screening is occurring.

2.Updates on any action items:

-From Saturday’s Supervisor meeting it was agreed that face shields should always be worn by students and faculty while in the Clinic. Everyone in the Clinic should use surgical masks not cloth masks, this includes Clinic Staff.

-Will be doing a dry run for returning to clinical rotation at PCC this week

3. Communication for our AOMA community? Any new issues?

-After discussion with Stephanee update on e-stim unit distribution, new process will be distributed to all supervisors today.

4. Good news, positive experiences in last 24 hours

-Today is Estella’s birthday! We wish you a very happy day Estella!

-National Singles day, dance day, puppy awareness day responsible dog ownership day, National cleanup day national gymnastics day National NY day, National pecan cookie day and Boys and Girls Club day for kids, World Alzheimer’s Day, Escapology Day, World Gratitude Day, International Day of Peace, Miniature Golf Day, and National Batman day

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