DOH: Updated Protocols for Personnel in Healthcare and Other Direct Care Settings to Return to Work Following COVID-19 Exposure or Infection

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

Nursing Homes (NHs) and Adult Care Facilities (ACFs) pertaining to the COVID-19 outbreak, released on March 16, 2020. This update includes additional healthcare and direct care settings, including any End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Facility, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Home Care, Outpatient Clinic, or Private Practice that is unable to deliver a service through telehealth and is required to maintain operations. See full advisory for details. 

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

Amy Kennedy
Executive Director, NYSCAL
518-462-4800 x17