UNC COVID-19 Pediatric Pathways

Telehealth Visits and Billing

The Impact of COVID-19 on Children

UNC Health Testing Guidelines

  • UNC Medical Center (UNCMC) Clinical Molecular Microbiology Laboratory will begin offering a molecular test for the detection of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 (Epic order: COVID-19 PCR, LAB12019).
  • Ambulatory sites should continue to utilize testing at the NC SLPH after consultation with the Communicable Disease Branch (pager 919-733-3419), or LabCorp’s test.

UNC Children’s Physician-in-Chief – COVID-19 Updates

Online Resources

UNC Links
External Links

Mental Health & Support Resources for Providers and Families/Kids

The Taking Care of Our Own Program is available.  Expanded services included below.

UNC Health Intranet
UNCMC Volunteer Crisis Counseling and Referral
  • UNCMC Occupational Health:  919-966-4480
UNCMC/SOM Emotional Support Resources
Employee Assistance Programs
US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
World Health Organization (WHO)
American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS)
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
American Psychological Association
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
National Public Radio
The New York Times