COVID-19

CHCA has created this page in effort to provide the most up to date information concerning the COVID-19 Pandemic and Long Term Care Facilities.

CHCA COVID-19 SNF FAQ Page CHCA has created a FAQ/Resource page for Skilled Nursing Facilities, including information from CMS, CDPHE, AHCA, and Local Health Entities.

 

Current CDPHE guidance on LTC prep and Rapid Response 9/14

CORRECTION: HAN Advisory – COVID Disease Reporting Required for all COVID Testing Facilities 9/14

CDPHE COVID-19 Reporting Form 9/3

CDPHE Laboratory Guidance for COVID-19-Testing 9/3

CMS Interim Final Rule (IFC), CMS-3401-IFC, Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 9/3

Test Positivity Spreadsheet 9/3

Federal Funding and Testing Coming to Assisted Living 9/3

 

CDPHE / Local Guidance and Recommendations & Resources

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) will host a call with the long term care facility staff (e.g. Staff Development Coordinator, ADON, DON) who is responsible for coordinating the infection control program in Colorado to discuss the response to COVID-19. The purpose of the call will be to provide a situation update, review current response efforts and guidance, and answer questions about the prevention and mitigation of COVID-19 in Colorado. The call will be biweekly, with the next call on Wednesday 9/9 from 12 PM – 1 PM Call-in information is below.

What: COVID-19 call LTCFs

When: September, 9 12-1 pm

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/565057505?pwd=NVc5RTAwS0x6ZmVJWWZzMnNKNXRCZz09

Meeting ID: 565 057 505
Passcode: 355877

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Governor Polis Public Health Order Requiring Reporting through EMResource 7/31

CDPHE Guidance for Outdoor Visitation 6/25

CMS FAQs on Visitation  6/25

CDPHE Health Department & Health Care Provider Site

 

CMS Guidance & Recommendations

 

 

Federal CDC Guidance

CDC Interim Guidance on Rapid Antigen Tests 8/20

CDC Updates Transmission Based Precautions, Duration of Isolation, and Return to Work Criteria 7/20

 

AHCA/NCAL Guidance & Recommendations

 AHCA COVID-19 Resource Page

AHCA Member COVID-19 Email Update Archive CHCA keeps a record of all AHCA member communications concerning CVOID-19 dating back to March 2020

 

CHCA Information & Resources

8/10 CHCA has provided information for facilities about the newly mandated EMResource programThis page will be updated with new information as it is released.

3/20 CHCA COVID-19 SNF FAQ Page CHCA has created a FAQ/Resource page for Skilled Nursing Facilities, including information from CMS, CDPHE, AHCA, and Local Health Entities.

AHCA Member COVID-19 Email Update Archive CHCA keeps a record of all AHCA member communications concerning CVOID-19 dating back to March 2020

If your community is running low on PPE, you should make a request though your local health department. Colorado’s Local Health Departments

Please note that all CHCA Conferences and Conventions have been cancelled for 2020 and all educational trainings will be held digitally.