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Provider Guidance Update: Phased Reduction of Restrictions for Long Term Care Facilities

Provider Guidance Update: Phased Reduction of Restrictions for Long Term Care Facilities
Includes information on:

    • Definitions: Elective Off-Site Familial Visit, Essential Off-Site Medical Appointment, Fever, Physical (fka Social) Distancing, Symptoms – COVID-19 (per CDC).
    • Infection Control: Information about the KDPH’s Health Healthcare-Associated
    • Infection / Antibiotic Resistance (HAI/AR) Prevention Program.
    • Group Activities and Communal Dining: Clarification regarding key determinants to consider.
    • Off-Site Travel (fka Appointments).
    • On-Site Resident Visits: Indoors and Outdoors
    • Holiday Guidance
KYOIG LTCFGuidancePhasedRestoration-updated_11_16_2020

KYOIG-LTCF Guidance