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PHA COVID Resource Center

This is a collective effort by members of the Council of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and the Board of Directors of the Philippine Heart Association guided by current information on the Transmission, Prevention and Management of the COVID- 19 pandemic. All the information and statements from this document are intended to help all healthcare providers in reducing the risk of SARS-COV2 or COVID-19 transmission during the course of resuscitation care.
Please be guided that the information from this document may vary based on different areas of practice which may warrant consultation from our local health department (DOH), government agencies and the scientific community pertaining to concerns on resuscitation.
Please also note that the guidance from this document is only intended specifically for all patients who have known or suspected COVID-19 infection needing resuscitation care. In all other aspects or conditions related to COVID-19 infection, please follow all safety and standard protocols.

This document contains information on the following:
  1. Safety standards for protection and transmission of known or suspected COVID-19
  2. Guidelines for out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA)
  3. Guidelines for in-hospital cardiac arrests (IHCA) and Resuscitation Care
  4. Special considerations for the pediatric patient
  5. Ethical and miscellaneous considerations

Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest and In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation for Suspected or Confirmed Cases of COVID-19