CDC Updates SNF Guidance Again Based on Omicron Increased Infection Risk
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated infection prevention and control recommendations for nursing homes, accounting for the increased infection risk with the Omicron variant of COVID.
Key changes in the new CDC guidance for nursing homes are related to testing, isolation, quarantine, visitation, and source control. The updated recommendations allow nursing homes to enhance protection for healthcare personnel, residents, and visitors.
Download this tip sheet on updated infection prevention and control recommendations for nursing homes.