A Pragmatist’s Advice for Nursing Homes Note: this post is aimed to help people leading or working in nursing homes, and regional planners. If you are someone who is worried about your relative in a nursing home, you may find this a bit overwhelming, and you’d certainly need to do some translation. Also, this is
Today the Texas HHSC issued new Guidance to Long-term Care Facilities on Response to COVID-19 Exposure. Visit the Texas HHSC website for Nursing Facilities, or view the new Guidelines.
The webinar was a great success! Our panelists shared a lot of really good information. You can find links to the recording and slide show presentation from Texas DHSH on the webinar page.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a Long-Term Care Nursing Homes Telehealth and Telemedicine Tool Kit. CMS has broadened access to Medicare telehealth services so that beneficiaries can receive a wider range of services from their doctors without having to travel to a healthcare facility. These policy changes build on the
The Spirit of Ingenuity: Geriatric Panel on Texas Infection Control and Long-Term Care March 26, 2020, 1:00pm Register here. For more information click here.