|COVID-19 Preparedness Checklist for Nursing Homes and other Long-Term Care Settings|
|By Firefighter Jason Hardy|
|March 16, 2020|
Nursing homes and other long-term care facilities can take steps to assess and improve their preparedness for responding to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This checklist should be used as one tool to develop a comprehensive COVID-19 response plan, including plans for:
-Rapid identification and management of ill residents
The checklist identiﬁes key areas that long-term care facilities should consider in their COVID-19 planning. Long-term care facilities can use this tool to self-assess the strengths and weaknesses of current preparedness efforts. This checklist does not describe mandatory requirements or standards; rather, it highlights important areas to review to prepare for the possibility of residents with COVID-19.
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