CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are monitoring and tracking the outbreak of the respiratory illness Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Nebraska Health Care Association will continue to communicate the latest information. Nebraska case information and public health response can be found on the DHHS website.

MEMBER CONNECTION OPPORTUNITIES

Nebraska Health Care Association members are invited to participate in several COVID-19 connections, calls, and webinars via Zoom each week. Access recordings and learn more about the connections here. »

IMPORTANT RESOURCES

NEW! DHHS Guidance on CLIA Reporting for NF and AL – Including Links to Reporting Spreadsheet and Instructional Guide
Source: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

NEW! DHHS Nursing Home Testing Plan and LTC Lab Calendar
Source: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

NEW! Vote Safe Nebraska Poster
Source: Nebraska Health Care Association

NEW! CMS County Test Positivity Rates
Source: Nebraska Health Care Association

NEW! NHCA-LAN-NHA Hospital to Post-Acute Transfer Assessment Form – Version Two
Source: Nebraska Health Care Association, LeadingAge Nebraska, Nebraska Hospital Association

NEW! Survey Guidance on COVID-19 Screening and Communal Dining
Source: Nebraska Health Care Association, LeadingAge Nebraska, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Just Released Guidance from DHHS on COVID-19 Restriction Phasing in Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities
Source: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Nebraska Local Public Health Departments
Source: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

UNL Hand Sanitizer Safety Data Sheet
Source: University of Nebraska–Lincoln

NHCA COVID-19 NF and AL Reporting Summary
Source: Nebraska Health Care Association

CDC NHSN COVID-19 Reporting Forms, Instructions, and Resources
Source: W. H. Heaton, Regs-In-A-Flash

CMS Requirements for Notification of Confirmed and Suspected COVID-19 Cases Among Residents and Staff in Nursing Homes
Source: American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living

Online PPE Request Portal
Source: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

COVID-19 Healthcare Planning Checklist
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the U.S.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This page will be updated regularly at noon Mondays through Fridays. Numbers close out at 4 p.m. the day before reporting.

Preparing for COVID-19 in Long-Term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Full resource list »

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