Alert: For immediate Review: Supplemental COVID-19 HERDS Survey to be launched today at 1:30; Response required by Friday, May 8, 2020

Nancy Leveille and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

The Department will be launching a Supplemental Admission/Readmission COVID-19 HERDS survey to nursing homes at approximately 1:30 pm today. Please direct staff to go immediately to the HERDS application to begin work on this survey.

This supplemental survey will be independent of the daily HERDS COVID-19 survey and is designed to collect data regarding COVID-19 residents that have been admitted or re-admitted from the hospital setting to your facility from a hospital from March 25 to present.

The HERDS survey must be completed by 10 a.m. Friday May 8th.

Thank you

For questions: Please send an e-mail to valerie.deetz@health.ny.gov.

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Director, Special Projects and Educational Development
518-462-4800 x20

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