All the Resources for the Management of COVID 19 (SARS-CoV-2)- Sri Lanka

Note: Documents are listed according to the published date)

Update on assessment and management of adult COVID-19 patients in the OPD / primary care settings 2022-08-09

Update on post – mortem diagnosis, disposal and reporting of COVID – 19 related deaths – 2022-03-02

Timing of booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine for Covid-I9 infected persons 27-01-2022

Exit strategy for COVID-19 Patients and Contacts – 27-01-2022

Second dose vaccination campaign for age group 16 – 19 years 20-01-2022

COVID 19 mRNA Vaccine (Nucleoside modified – Pfizer BNT) school based vaccination campaign 2022-01-05

Request form and the Instructions to send the samples for SARS CoV-2 gene sequencing testing – 15-12-2021

Exit strategy for COVID-19 patients and contacts – Updated 13-12-2021

Exit strategy for_covid-19 positive employees – Updated circular on 26-11-2021

Management of Covid – 19 suspicious patient in school setting Health Sector – 18-11-2021

Booster dose of Covid 19 vaccine for age group 60 year and above in selected districts: Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Galle, Matara, Hambantota, Anuradhapura, Ampara -15-11-2021

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during pandemic of COVID – 19 (25-10-2021)

Update on reporting and disposal of COVID-19 related deaths – 22-10-2021

Screening and testing strategy for COVID-19 for employees in workplaces – 15-10-2021

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving in Sri Lanka – 17-10-2021

Measures to follow during human remain repatriation – 12.10.2021

Preschools- Revised Guideline for Prevention of COVID 19 spread in preschools settings 05-10-2021

Controlled Relaxation of Public and Work Activities from 1st October 2021 Download- Sinhala

Quarantine measures for travelers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID – 19 28-09-2021

COVID 19 mRNA Vaccine vaccination campaign for children aged 12 – 19 years with specified comorbid conditions – 22-09-2021

Exit Strategy for COVID 19 Patients and Contacts 30-08-2021

Screening of COVID 19 Patients in Out Patients Departments of Healthcare Institutions 19-08-2021

Ensuring Mmimal Exertion for COVID-19 Patients in Intermediate Care Centres and COVID Treatment Centres 19-08-2021

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during pandemic of COVID – 19 (18-08-2021)

Vaccination of pregnant women against covid 19 by Ministry of Health 18-08-2021

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID – 19 – 11.08.2021 ( Download)

Updated discharge criteria from teratment facilities for COVID – 19 patients – 10.08.2021 ( Download )

Intergrated home based isolation management of asymptomatic & mild symptomatic COVID – 19 Patients – 04.08.2021 ( Download )

Quarantine Measures for Travellers Arriving from Overseas during the Pandemic of COVID-19 – 15.07.2021 ( Download )

Quarantine Measures for Travellers Arriving from Overseas during the Pandemic of COVID-19 – 07.07.2021 ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID-19 – 26.06.2021 ( Download )

Preventive Measures at Religious Places during the pandemic of COVID-19 – (16-07-2021) ( Download )

COVID-19 Vaccination Program at Healthcare Institutions – (26-06-2021) ( Download )

Revised Guidelines on Laboratory Testing Strategy for COVID-19 – (10-06-2021) ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID-19 – (06-06-2021) ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID – 19 – (28-05-2021) ( Download )

Interim Guidelines on management of newborns suspected or confirmed to have COVID-19 – (02-06-2021) ( Download )

COVID – 19 Death Reporting Form ( Download )

Clinical Care Pathway for COVID19 positive or suspected pregnant women(31.05.2021)

Certification of deaths and reporting of COVID deaths – (24-05-2021) ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas (11-05-2021) ( Download )

Sinopharm vaccine Guidelines (06-06-2021) ( Download )

Sputnik vaccine _Guidelines (29-05-2021) ( Download )

Guidance on diagnosis and management of Thrombosis with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome (TTS) in persons who received COVID – 19 vaccination – (04-05-2021) ( Download )

Instruction on alert levels in COVID 19 country response and permitted functions : revised restrictios under alert level III – (01-05-2021) ( Download )

Commencement of the vaccination programme for secound dose of the COVISHIELD vaccine for the Health Care Workers – (27-04-2021) ( Download )

Revised guidelines on information to be given to COVID – 19 vaccine recipients – (27-04-2021) ( Download )

Preventive measures during the Ramazan season prayers and other religious activities at mosque during the pandemic of COVID-19 – (13-04-2021) ( Download )

Admission of COVID-19 positive travellers detected at airports – (12-04-2021) ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID – 19 -(06-04-2021) ( Download )

Preventive measures for airline crew members – (06-04-2021) ( Download )

Guidance on information to be given to COVID – 19 vaccine recipients – (26-03-2021) ( Download )

Strengthning of COVID – 19 Survillance – (22-03-2021) ( Download )

Covishield COVID – 19 vaccination campaign in SriLanka : reporting of hospital admissions after vaccination – (19-03-2021) ( Download )

Quarantine measures for travellers arriving from overseas during the pandemic of COVID – 19 – (18-03-202)1 ( Download )

Mandatory home quarantine for Srilankans or Foreign Nationals currently residing in Sri Lanka who are undertaking an important state visit or official visit by Srilankan government officials – (18-03-2021) ( Download )

Sri Lankans and foreign nationals returning after short visit overseas – (10-03-2021) ( Download )

Public health measures to be adopted by travellers to Sri Lanka during the COVID – 19 outbreak – (08-03-2021) (Download)

Covishield vaccine Guideline 2 ( Download )

Administration of an extra dose with COVISHIELD vaccines remaining in the vials – (15-02-2021) ( Download )

Guidelines for COVISHIELD Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign – (28-01-2021) ( Download )

Discharged Criteria of COVID – 19 Updated – (25-01-2021) ( Download )

Tuition Guide – (21-01-2021) ( Sinhala / Tamil / English )

Movement Restrictions and closing of establishments under the quarantine and prevention of Disease Ordinance – (11-01-2021) ( Sinhala / Tamil / English )

Quarantine process to be followed by any person entering in to the country – (12-12-2020) ( Download )

Quarantine Measures during and after mandotory/extended quarantine period – (04-12-2020) ( Download )

Revised Guidelines for use of Ag- RDT for COVID 19 – (03-12-2020) ( Download )

Home Quarantine Guidelines – (16-11-2020) ( Download )

Home Quarantine Guidelines – Circular Letter ( DQ / 06 / 2020) – (09-07-2020) ( Download )

Guidance for intermediate care centers on management of COVID-19 positive individuals – (06-11-2020) ( Download )

Discharge Criteria of COVID – 19 Patients Version III – (30-10-2020) ( Download )

Autopsy practices and disposal of humain remains of deaths occuring in Sri Lanka during the mandatory quarantine period – (30-09-2020) ( Download )

Standard Operating Procedures on Admission of Foreign National Patients to Private Hospitals for treatment in Sri Lanka – (28-09-2020) ( Download )

Provisional Clinical Practice Guidelines on COVID-19 suspected and confirmed patients Version V – (03-07-2020) ( Download)

Mandatory notification of lab confirmed COVID-19 cases -(25-06-2020) ( Download )

Updated discharge criteria for COVID-19 patients – (29-06-2020) (Download)

COVID-19 Laboratory test strategy Version II in Sri Lanka – (30-05-2020) (Download)

Interim guidance for surgical and medical procedures in relation to COVID – 19 – (23-05-2020) (Download)

Disinfection of inside and outside of public buildings and open public places – (20-05-2020) (Download)

Use of gloves in the community – (20-05-2020) (Download)

Wearing masks in the community – (20-05-2020) (Download)

Sustaining Leptospirisis Control activities during COVID – 19 outbreak – (14-05-2020) (Download)

General Welfare of COVID – 19 Patients – (12-05-2020) (Download)

Guidance for preparedness and response for COVID – 19 outbreak in the school setting – (29-04-2020) (Download)

Guidance on carrying out RT – PCR test for COVID – 19 – (04-05-2020) (Download)

Management of Accidental Discovery of Suspected COVID-19 Patient in the Hospital – (24-04-2020) (Download)

Interim guidelines for Sri Lankan primary care physicians (Download)

Guidelines on COVID-19 preparedness for workplaces -Operational guidelines on preparedness and response for COVID – 19 outbreak for work settings -(17-04-2020) (Sinhala / Tamil / English

Guidance for workplace preparedness for COVID – 19 – Epidemiology Unit – (15-03-2020) (English / Sinhala / Tamil )

Guidance of resumption of immunization services during COVID – 19 outbreak (Download)

Quarantine of health staff who are exposed to COVID – 19 patients – (16-04-2020) (Download)

Health Ministry Circular on Covid 19 Hospital Preparedness – (12-04-2020)(Download)

Epidemiology Unit position on COVID-19 –SARS CoV-2 testing methods for diagnosis in outbreak control and prevention (Download)

Quarantine of high risk individuals for the control of COVID – 19 outbreak – (11-04-2020) (Download

Contact investigation and quaranting for COVID – 19 outbreak control – (10-04-2020) (Download)

Circular for quarantine of high risk individuals – (08-04-2020) (Download)

Strengthening of COVID – 19 Surveillance (07-04-2020) (Download)

Release of persons who have quarantined from the quarantine centers (08-04-2020) (Download)

Rational use of PPE and Infection prevention and control of COVID – 19 (Sinhala / Tamil / English)

Maintenance of a Register for workers exposed to COVID 19 – Risk Assessment – (25-03-2020) (Download)

Screening and management of healthcare workers following exposure to a confirmed/suspected case of COVID-19 V2(2020-04-01) Circular – Risk Assessment – (04-03-2020) (Download)

Updated Interim Case definition on COVID – 19 and Advice on initial management of patients (04-04-2020) (Download)

Updated interim case definition and guidance on initial management (21.03.2020) (Download)

Provision of care for all pregnant mothers during COVID-19 infection – (26-03-2020) (Download)

Interim Guidelines for Maternal and Newborn Care Services in Hospitals during COVID – 19 – (27-03-2020) (Download)

Interim Guidelines for Maternal and Newborn Care Services in Hospitals during COVID – 19 – (18-03-2020) (Download)

Interim guidelines for field Maternal and Child Care Services during the outbreak of COVID-19 – (17-03-2020) (Download)

Provisional Clinical Practice Guidelines on COVID-19 suspected and confirmed patients New Release – (31-03-2020) (Download)

Ministry Circular HCQ Treatment (27-03-2020) (Download)

Guidelines of Home Quarantine (Sinhala /English / Tamil)

Guidance on the rational use of personal protective equipment – (15-03-2020) (Download)

Environmental Cleaning Guidelines to be used during the COVID-19 outbreak – (15-03-2020) (Download)

Revision of Interim Summary guidelines COVID – 19 – (04-03-2020)(Download)

Guidelines on COVID-19 preparedness for workplaces -Operational guidelines on preparedness and response for COVID – 19 outbreak for work settings – (17-04-2020) (Download)

Guidance for workplace preparedness for COVID – 19 – Epidemiology Unit – (15-03-2020) (English / Sinhala)

Performance of COVID – 19 PCR testing at private sector medical laboratories – (01-03-2020) (Download)

PCR testing places for COVID – 19 – (11-03-2020)(Download)

Instructions to flight from China (10-02-2020) (English)

Corona Virus Infection – Guideline – (26-01-2020) (English)

Revision to interim summary guidelines for clinical management of patients with novel coronavirus COVID – 19 – (06-02-2020) (Download)

Interim summary guidelines for clinical management of patients with novel coronavirus COVID – 19 – (26-01-2020) (Download)

Advices for high risk country returnees (English / Sinhala / Tamil / Chinese / Multilingual)

Note: Documents are listed according to the published date

WHO COVID-19 Clinical management: living guidance – 2021-11-23

Updated discharge criteria from treatment facilities for COVID – 19 patients – 10.08.2021

Home-based Isolation And Management Of Children With Covid- 19 Infection 10.08.2021

Intergrated home based isolation management of asymptomatic & mild symptomatic COVID – 19 Patients – 04.08.2021

Home Care for COVID-19 Patients – College Of General Practitioners

Management of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) 2021

Guidance for COVID -19 vaccines in patients with haematological disorders in Sri Lanka – 2021

RATIONAL USE OF PPE FOR MANAGEMENT AND CONTROL OF COVID–19

COVID-19 – Guidance to practice dentistry during COVID-19 outbreak

Revised Guidelines on Laboratory Testing Strategy for COVID-19 – 10.06.2021

Interim Guidelines on management of newborns suspected or confirmed to have COVID-19 – 02.06.2021

Clinical Care Pathway for COVID19 positive or suspected pregnant women(31.05.2021)

Certification of deaths and reporting of COVID deaths – 24.05.2021

Revised guidelines on information to be given to COVID – 19 vaccine recipients – 27.04.2021

Admission of COVID-19 positive travellers detected at airports – 12.04.2021

Interim guidance for surgical and medical procedures in relation to COVID – 19 – 23.05.2020

Interim guidelines on management of critically ill patients with covid-19 – 2020

COVID-19 VACCINATION GUIDELINES: FOR CANCER PATIENTS IN SRI LANKA

Pfizer vaccine Guidelines 05-07-2021

Sinopharm vaccine Guidelines 06-06-2021

Sputnik vaccine _Guidelines 29-05-2021

Guidelines for COVISHIELD Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign

Covishield vaccine Guideline 2