Summary of Changes to the Guidance:
The Idaho Bureau of Laboratories has issued revised guidance on specimens related to the COViD-19 for Nursing Homes.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 NHSN reporting requirements for nursing homes became effective on May 8, 2020. Data submitted to NHSN are shared with CMS on a weekly basis, enabling the agency to evaluate requirement compliance and publicly publish facility-level information. CMS memo QSO-20-29-NH provides additional information for nursing homes to meet COVID-19 reporting requirements.
APIC is making available free resources relating to coronavirus/COVID-19 and Long Term Care facilities.
Lists of CDC recommendations for environmental sanitation products.
I am pleased to announce the process to apply for Mini-Grants to implement technology to improve the quality of life for residents in your nursing facilities is complete.
Building Plans - Electronic Submissions Accepted