CMS Updates COVID-19 Guidance for Nursing Homes

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

Late in the afternoon of Thursday, September 17, 2020, CMS dropped the latest guidance for nursing home visitation during COVID-19: QSO-20-39-NH.

There is a great deal of information within this 7-page memorandum so be sure to review it carefully with your team and colleagues.

I’m highlighting some of the key elements here: