KPMA Resources COVID-19

The pandemic caused by Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a constantly evolving and developing situation. The KPMA will work to provide our members with the most up-to-date practice resources and tools to navigate this new environment. Please contact us with specific questions and our Task Force will work to get you answers.

If you are a patient or family member or friend in need of immediate assistance:

  • Disaster Distress Helpline (SAMHSA)
    Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Link)
    Call 800-273-8255 or Chat with Lifeline
  • Crisis Textline (Link)
    Text TALK to 741741
  • Veterans Crisis Line (VA)Call 800-273-8255 or text 838255

LINKS TO PRACTICE RESOURCES

Practice Guidance for COVID-19

Telepsychiatry and COVID-19

Telemedicine – Quick Start Guide

Kentucky-specific Guidance

APA Coronavirus Resources

Addressing the COVID-19 Pandemic in Populations with Serious Mental Illness