Updated COVID-19 Data Posted by CMS, CDC and NHSN

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

CMS has posted NH COVID-19 data for week ending August 8, 2021.

CDC’s COVID-19 Dashboard shows this data:

As of August 12, 2021:

NHSN LTC Dashboard … August 16, 2021:

As you can see, the cases as well as the deaths of both residents and staff of NHs is rising.