COVID-19 Updates

McKnight’s COVID-19 Updates October 20, 2020

Register now! [CE Approved Webinar] Preparing for increased oversight of infection prevention & control programs Preparing for increased oversight of infection prevention & control programs The COVID-19 pandemic has overwhelmed the U.S. healthcare system — and no one has been more affected than nursing homes. As the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services resumes onsite surveys … [Read more]

Provider Daily COVID-19 Updates October 16, 2020

NCAL Board Does Not Regret Seeking Federal Assistance, Despite Potential For Additional Federal Regulation AHCA/NCAL NEWS AHCA/NCAL Staff Member Urvi Patel Elected To National Board Provider Magazine  (10/15, Mendoza, 151K) reports, “One of the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living’s (AHCA/NCAL’s) own will be representing the association’s quality efforts on a national scale.” Urvi … [Read more]

Five essential infection prevention and control tools for every nurse

Five essential infection prevention and control tools for every nurse Infection prevention and control is the responsibility of all healthcare providers. With the COVID-19 pandemic upon us, infection prevention and control are on everyone’s radar — including the general public. Nurses learn about clean and sterile techniques as part of infection prevention in their licensing … [Read more]