DSV Blog

Interim Guidance on Management of COVID-19 in Correctional and Detention Facilities

By: Tyler S. Lemen Last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) issued interim guidance on the management of coronavirus disease in correctional and detention facilities.  This guidance was issued to provide healthcare and non-healthcare administrators of correctional and detention facilities… Read More >

Actions Taken By the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency in Response to COVID-19 and What This Means for Licensed Professionals

By: Jennifer L. Strange On March 6, 2020, Governor Eric Holcomb issued an Executive Order, declaring a public health emergency exists throughout the State of Indiana as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States.  Since that time, Governor Holcomb has issued… Read More >

Department of Health and Human Services Issues Declaration Under the PREP Act to Provide Immunity for Activities Related to Medical Countermeasures against COVID-19

By: Stacy L. Hanefeld The Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) recently issued a declaration under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness (“PREP Act”) to provide immunity to liability for activities related to medical countermeasures against COVID-19 (“the Declaration”). The Declaration is published… Read More >