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Click here for the latest COVID-19 guidelines and updates.

Previous guidance is accessible here

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COVID-19 vaccination requirement for faculty and staff
The deadline has been extended by several days. Click here to learn more.

UMMS vaccination requirement for visitors, vendors and contractors
Read the policy here.

Unobserved COVID-19 surveillance testing 
Read the full memo and view the COVID-19 testing instructions 

Mandatory flu immunization policy 
Click here to learn about the new policy

Return to campus resources
Click here to download COVID-19 signs and posters
COVID-19 Training Video

Town Hall meeting recordings
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How to self-quarantine and self-isolate
Learn about steps to take to help stop the spread of COVID-19

Remote work policy (updated 6/30/2020)
Click here to access the HR remote work policy (login required)

Student resources
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Graduate School of Nursing
COVID-19 Updates for Students from the Office of Student Life

Health and wellness
UMMS Employee Assistance Program
Mindfulness Resources from UMass Medical School
Free Meditations from the Headspace app
How to don and doff a surgical mask 

Research resources
UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science: Coronavirus-related Resources for Researchers
Office of Sponsored Programs: Coronavirus-related Resources for Researchers

Lamar Soutter Library COVID-19 and emergency preparedness resources
COVID-19 Publications by UMMS Authors

UMMS Infection Control
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COVID-19 fraudulent unemployment claim scam
There have been several cases reported where unemployment claim requests have been submitted to the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance by UMMS employees. Read the full memo for more information.