COVID-19 Updates

AHCA/NCAL COVID-19 Updates – April 29 2020

In This COVID-19 Update: Preparing for Future Surveys: Document Your Calls for Help FEMA to Ship PPE to Nursing Homes Preparing for Future Surveys: Document Your Calls For Help As noted in previous COVID-19 AHCA/NCAL updates, the association has developed brief guidance for facilities facing personal protective equipment and staffing shortages, as well as other challenges in receiving assistance. … [Read more]

AHCA/NCAL COVID-19 Updates – April 22 2020

New COVID-19 Resources guidance for facilities facing PPE and staffing shortages, as well as other challenges in receiving assistance. It is critically important that you raise the alarm and you document your efforts to obtain support. Communication Strategies for Keeping Families Up to Date Updated Steps to Limit COVID-19 Spread and Outbreaks in Long Term Care … [Read more]

AHCA/NCAL COVID-19 Updates – April 17 2020

In This COVID-19 Update: Where to Turn for Help Updates to Provider Relief Fund Website Survey Suspension Continues Administrator Exams CMS Call “Lessons from the Front Lines” Tomorrow Where to Turn for Help AHCA/NCAL has developed brief guidance for facilities facing PPE and staffing shortages, as well as other challenges in receiving assistance. It is … [Read more]

AHCA/NCAL COVID-19 Updates – April 15 2020

AHCA/NCAL’s CARE NOT COVID joint project to provide staff and residents in assisted living and skilled nursing homes messages of support and caring. Seniors and those with underlying health conditions are especially vulnerable to COVID-19 – and we must all do our part to protect them at this time. Nursing homes and assisted living communities … [Read more]

NCAL COVID-19 Updates – April 15 2020

New Guidance and Additional Resources on COVID-19 AHCA/NCAL released new guidance and a press statement on notifying public health officials and stakeholders about confirmed cases of COVID-19 in long term care facilities. This guidance reinforces much of what long term care providers are already doing and are currently required to do in their states. Our … [Read more]