On Friday, September 23, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updates to COVID-19 recommendations for healthcare settings providers have been waiting to receive. These recommendations take effect immediately, and CMS has updated nursing home requirements and sub-regulatory guidance through memos (QSO-20-38-NH and QSO-20-9-NH).
The key updates in the recommendations include:
Other changes include:
We are devoted in our commitment to providing education and updates to you as they become available. Thank you for your hard work and commitment through these ever-changing times.