COVID-19 Information for Residents, Families and Facilities

Visitation

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) - May 10, 2021 Updated Long-term Care  Guidance.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) - April 27th Updated Nursing Home Guidance with Revised Visitation Recommendations

National Consumer Voice - Nursing Home Visitation and Quarantine: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) & Advocacy Strategies for Families
https://theconsumervoice.org/uploads/files/issues/advocacy-faqs.pdf


Leaving the Facility and Quarantine

Centers for Disease and Control Prevention (CDC) Guidance March 29th - What to Do if a Resident Leaves the Facility
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/long-term-care.html#new-admissions

National Consumer Voice Summary of Newest CDC Guidance Regarding Leave of Absences and Quarantine 
https://theconsumervoice.org/uploads/files/issues/Quarantine_summary_4-5-21_v2.pdf 

Ombudsman Program Information

The Family Experience in Long-term Care during the COVID-19 visitation restrictions – a survey by the Office of the Kansas Long-term Care Ombudsman. Completed on 9/11/2020