COVID-19 Testing Requirements

In late August CMS released new guidance for nursing homes to aid in our efforts to keep COVID-19 from spreading to residents and front-line staff. Parameters surrounding surveillance testing, enhanced infection control policies, and a new facility survey tool were all included in this release.

Jonalyn Brown, VP of Operations for Consonus Rehab, sits down with April Diaz, VP of Clinical Services for Marquis Companies, to talk about the importance of surveillance testing, the steps included under the new testing requirements, and how this impacts us as providers in senior care.

Watch the video to view their discussion.