COVID-19 Tools for LTCF

Reopening planning
CMS Nursing Home Reopening Recommendations for State and Local Officials 5.18.20

CMS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Nursing Home Visitation

Resources for screening/residents, staff, visitors
STOP Sign for Visitors : “Help Protect Our Residents”

Visitor Screening for LTCF 3.16.2020

Visitor screening Log for COVID-19 LTCF 3.16.2020

AMDA Resident Screening Form

What to expect during COVID testing, in many languages

7.9.20 Testing Instructions Long-term Care Facilities Abbreviated Registration – Test Nebraska

Guidance from DHHS; other regulatory bodies
CDC’s Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia in Community Settings

CMS Prioritization of Survey Activities Ref: QSO-20-20-All

Nebraska DHHS Long-Term Care COVID-19 Response Planning Tool

CMS COVID-19 Long-Term Care Facility Guidance 4.2.20

Nebraska DHHS Guidance for Novel Coronavirus: Long-Term Care Facilities (Including Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Independent Living, etc.)

Discontinuation of isolation for LTC residents 7.23.2020

Actions Needed to be Taken Upon Identification of a COVID-19 Case

Long Term Care:
COVID-19 in Post Acute and Long Term Care (PALTC) settings – from AMDA

Preparing for COVID-19: Long-term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes

Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Retirement Communities and Independent Living Facilities (Interim Guidance) 3.20.20

Guidance for Retirement Communities and Independent Living: Plan, prepare, and respond to coronavirus disease 2019 3.20.20

Key Strategies to Prepare for COVID-19 in Long-term Care Facilities (LTCFs) 4.15.20

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Preparedness Checklist for Nursing Homes and other Long-Term Care Settings 3.13.20

Cohorting Plan for LTCF 4.17.20

PPE use when a LTCF has a COVID 19 infection – ICAP guidance-4.16.2020

General Resources:
NETEC COVID-19 Webinar Series: Innovative Engineering Controls to Contain COVID. Recording can be accessed here.


Page last reviewed: August 5, 2020