CMS Urges Nursing Homes to Follow Established COVID Guidelines This Holiday Season
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
- Long Term Care
In advance of the approaching holiday season, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is urging nursing home staff, residents and visitors to follow established guidelines for visitation and adherence to the core principles of infection prevention. These guidelines include:
- Remaining six feet apart from individuals
- Wearing a face covering
- Limiting the number of visitors in the nursing home at any one time.
Adherence to these principles is critical in preventing the spre…Sign Up for Free Trial