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CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

October 31, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CMS Issues Revised Vaccination Mandate Guidance with Enforcement Provisions for Nursing Homes

Nursing home members should review QSO Attachment A.

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October 26, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CMS QSO: Revised Guidance for Staff Vaccination Requirements
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October 11, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

State Receives CMS Extension of Temporary Nurse Aide Waiver

The waiver will allow temporary nurse aides who have not yet completed their certified nurse aide training and testing to continue to work as nurse aides until the end of the federal COVID-19 public health emergency. LeadingAge NY has asked DOH to clarify the scope of the waiver.

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September 26, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CDC Updates COVID-19 Recommendations for Health Care Settings

The CDC has issued updates to its COVID-19 infection prevention guidance for health care personnel and guidance for managing exposed and infected health care personnel. It has also retired its nursing home-specific infection prevention guidance and incorporated guidance for nursing homes into the more general guidance. In addition, CMS has updated its nursing home visitation guidance and testing guidance to align with the CDC guidance.

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September 23, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

Revised CMS Nursing Home Visitation Guidance
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September 23, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

Revised CMS Nursing Home Testing Guidance
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August 30, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CMS Provides Guidance on End of CNA Certification Waiver and TNA to CNA Transition

CMS addresses issues related to delays in CNA certification.

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August 18, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

Long Term Care Facilities (SNFs and/or NFs): CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19
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June 21, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CMS Issues New QSO on Staff Vaccination and How Surveyors Will Survey Against It

QSO 22-17-ALL updates how State Survey Agencies will survey for compliance with COVID-19 staff vaccination.

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June 14, 2022

CMS Guidance for Nursing Homes

CMS QSO: Surveys for Compliance with Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Requirements
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