This toolkit catalogs the many innovative solutions designed at the state level to protect vulnerable nursing home residents during the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Beginning with this new 11th edition (October 2020), the toolkit includes up-to-date information, guidance, and innovative programs designed to increase vaccine use against influenza virus, pneumococcus (bacterium), and SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
Major categories include:
- State actions for COVID-19 Management and Response, now including vaccinations
- Organizations Available to Assist Nursing Homes
Toolkit on State Actions to Mitigate COVID-19 Prevalence in Nursing Homes. Baltimore, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2020, 192 p.
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