COVID-19 Updates

NCAL – COVID-19 Updates, June 30, 2021

Comply with OSHA Emergency Temporary Standards by July 6 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has released Emergency Temporary Standards to address exposure to COVID-19 to workers in health care settings. These standards apply to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, and Intermediate Care Facilities for the Developmentally Disabled. Read more COVID-19 UPDATES Let’s Keep Rolling Up … [Read more]

Community Corps COVID-19 – May 22 2021

COVID-19 Community Corps – May 22, 2021 Community Corps Members: You are the trusted voices to help our communities get vaccinated and by doing so stop the spread of the virus. The work we do starts by having the facts and resources. Events are happening this week for Community Corps members like you to join. Will you … [Read more]

NJDOH COVID-19 Updates – May 07 2020

3M video on qualitative fit testing With the permission of the Deputy Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH), we are providing you with the slides and supplementary material on establishing an OSHA-compliant respiratory protection program. NJDOH provided an additional resource document focused on N95s from updated (Feb. 2021) CDC guidance. We also … [Read more]

CMS COVID-19 Updates – May 05 2020

On May 5, 2021, as a part of CMS’ ongoing COVID response efforts to support the long term care community, we debuted our first social media videos highlighting staff, also referred to as Community Champions, who moved from being initially uncertain about receiving the COVID-19 vaccine to accepting the vaccine– and encouraging their peers to … [Read more]