CDC Long-term Care COVID-19 Resources Updated (11/20)

By CDC - November 15, 2020

Preparing for COVID-19 in Nursing Homes

Updated Nov. 20, 2020

New Resources: 

CMS Alert Addressing Holiday Celebrations


Testing and Management Considerations for Nursing Home Residents with Acute Respiratory Illness Symptoms when SARS-CoV-2 and Influenza Viruses are Co-circulating

Read the complete guidance here:

Related Documents and Resources

  • Considerations for the Public Health Response to COVID-19 in Nursing Homes
  • Interim Testing in Response to Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Nursing Home Residents and Healthcare Personnel
  • Considerations for Performing Facility-wide SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Nursing Homes
  • Considerations for Memory Care Units in Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Infection Prevention and Control Assessment Tool for Nursing Homes Preparing for COVID-19
  • CDC Strategy for COVID-19 Testing Nursing Homes.
  • Criteria for Return to Work for Healthcare Personnel with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 (Interim Guidance)