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CMS ISSUES KEY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SNFS, STATES & LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
April 2 Press Release
Prioritize SNFs for PPE, testing and designate separate facilities for COVID+ patients
CDPH ISSUES NEW GUIDANCE ON CARE FOR COVID-19 RESIDENTS
April 1, AFL 20-33
Newest guidance on providing care for residents with suspected or confirmed cases of coronavirus
CMS WAIVES CERTAIN STAFFING REQUIREMENTS AMID COVID-19
April 1, Provider
Facilities are now waiving training and certification requirements specific to staffing in response to COVID-19.
PROVIDERS: DEATH TOTAL WOULD RISE IF NURSING HOMES FORCED TO ADMIT COVID-19 PATIENTS
March 30, McKnight's LTC News
Providers are warning against efforts that call on nursing homes to accept all discharged hospital patients as a means to increase acute-care bed capacity.