CMS Releases FAQ ‘s on Nursing Home Visitation

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

Nursing homes should continue to follow CMS and CDC guidance for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 and follow state and local direction. A variety of topics are covered in this document. What steps should nursing homes take before reopening to visitors, compassionate care and communal activities. See full document here https://www.cms.gov/files/document/covid-visitation-nursing-home-residents.pdf

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16