We are getting a lot of questions on implementation of Enhanced Barrier Precautions in Nursing Homes. The enhanced precautions from the CDC are not a requirement at this time, rather a potential standard of practice from a nationally recognized source.
The following is a link to FAQ’s from the CDC;
Should a facility choose to implement Enhanced Barrier Precautions as a component of the Infection Control program, we would suggest the following steps:
At some point this may need to be implemented as part of your Infection Prevention program but not at this time.
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