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CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes: Infection Control and Prevention of COVID-19

Date: 03/06/20

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is responsible for ensuring the health and safety of nursing homes by enforcing the standards required to help each resident attain or maintain their highest level of well-being. On March 4, 2020, CMS issued additional guidance to nursing homes to help control and prevent the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19.

Read guidance here: Guidance for Infection Control and Prevention of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Nursing Homes