Coronavirus ResourcesDOH Advisory: COVID-19 Antiviral Treatment Underutilization and Changes in How to Access Medications with Commercialization of Oral Antivirals
- 4 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH DAL for Nursing Homes: Biweekly Reports re: Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Status (As of Feb. 13, 2024)
- 11 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH, NYSOFA Issue Reminder on Importance of Respiratory Virus Immunization
The reminder offers information and resources to assist organizations in their efforts to encourage older adults to obtain all three respiratory virus vaccines, as appropriate and in consultation with an individual’s doctor/health care provider.
- 20 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH DAL for Nursing Homes: Biweekly Reports re: Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Status (As of Jan. 30, 2024)
- 24 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesRespiratory Viruses on the Rise Across the Country – Resources to Be Proactive
With seasonal influenza, COVID-19, and RSV activity remaining elevated in most parts of the country, LeadingAge NY shares several resources to help members be proactive.
- 1 month ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH Offers Nursing Homes Free Infection Prevention Supplies
DOH has announced that it is making available infection prevention health care supplies to nursing homes at no charge, including COVID-19 rapid antigen tests, personal protective equipment, fit testing supplies, and Glo Germ supplies. Orders must be submitted by Feb. 23rd.
- 10 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH Announces Scholarship Opportunity to Attend Virtual Nursing Home Infection Prevention and Control Training
Topics to be addressed in the four-part webinar series include risk assessment and plan development, surveillance and NHSN reporting, hand hygiene, standard and transmission-based precautions, occupational and resident health, facility-acquired infections, cleaning and disinfection, and antimicrobial stewardship.
- 19 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH/NYSOFA Advisory: Urging Older New Yorkers to Get All Three Respiratory Vaccines
- 23 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH Suspends Distribution of COVID Tests to Nursing Homes and ACFs
DOH has suspended monthly distributions of COVID test kits to nursing homes and ACFs. Members may contact their local emergency management office if they need test kits. Nursing homes and ACFs may also request test kits from HHS.
- 27 days ago
Coronavirus ResourcesDOH DAL for Nursing Homes: Biweekly Reports re: Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Status (As of Jan. 16, 2024)
- 1 month ago
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