Preventing COVID-19 Flu in Nursing Homes

Steps for COVID-19 Flu Prevention in Nursing Homes:

  • Actively screen visitors and strongly urge anyone who feels ill to stay home.
  • Restrict Visiting hours  until further notice.
  • No visitors under the age of 18, with exceptions on a case-by-case basis.
  • Require visitors to use hand sanitizer upon entering the facility.
  • Limit patients to their specific floor to avoid potential exposure may compromise their health.
  • Actively screen employees.
  • Anyone in close contact with someone exposed to COVID-19, should contact their health care provider and self-quarantine, for 14 days from date of exposure.