Save the Date for Webinar regarding Pandemic Emergency Plan distributed to NHs

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

Attention: Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Medical Directors, Directors of Resident and Family Services

Save the Date: Friday August 21, 2020 11am to 1:00pm

Topic/Discussion:  On June 17, 2020, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed into Law Chapter 114 of the Laws of 2020 creating a new subdivision 12 to section 2803 of the Public Health Law, requiring the creation by residential healthcare facilities of a Pandemic Preparedness Plan (PEP). 

The webinar will provide guidance and discussion on the requirements of the PEP as outlined in the statute and present a PEP plan template that may be used by facilities as an annex to their existing emergency plans, to assist them in meeting the requirements for the PEP.

Webinar Link:

https://meetny.webex.com/mw3300/mywebex/default.do?nomenu=true&siteurl=meetny&service=6&rnd=0.20867804181502114&main_url=https%3A%2F%2Fmeetny.webex.com%2Fec3300%2Feventcenter%2Fevent%2FeventAction.do%3FtheAction%3Ddetail%26%26%26EMK%3D4832534b00000004796700c3aa44a5f938a1eb8deb785ab0be53f8373eb04ac73ae0387e3db5db03%26siteurl%3Dmeetny%26confViewID%3D170015517199838583%26encryptTicket%3DSDJTSwAAAARMpIOZbSP18mDG-L7slJbOJLgfm7b7TUowx8pb6g2yGg2%26

Audio information for the webinar will be displayed when you click the webinar link

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