Staff Testing Guidance

Jackie Pappalardi Lisa Volk Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

In the absence of any State Guidance, NYSHFA/NYSCAL is providing members with this initial guidance on compliance with the NYS Executive Order 202.30 issued May 10, 2020, requiring each operator and administrator of a nursing home and an assisted living provider in NYS to make arrangements for COVID-19 testing twice each week of personnel working at their facility including employees, contract staff, medical staff, operators and administrators. As soon as any guidance is issued by the State, we will forward it to all members. See full document attached.

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

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

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

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