Tag Archives : COVID-19

These Nursing Home Workers Are COVID Pandemic’s Unsung Heroes

Portraits capture their bonds with residents, made stronger by coronavirus by Jessica Ravitz, AARP, November 30, 2020 | Play Video En español | While hospital workers fighting the COVID crisis have justifiably been called out for recognition, those serving on the frontline in nursing homes have remained, for the most part, in the shadows. But they, too, have put...

15 Days To Slow The Spread

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines For America Listen to and follow the directions of your STATE AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES. IF YOU FEEL SICK, stay home. Do not go to work. Contact your medical provider. IF YOUR CHILDREN ARE SICK, keep them at home. Do not send them to school. Contact your medical provider. IF SOMEONE IN […]

Supporting the Health Care Workforce During the COVID-19 Global Epidemic

Dr. Steve Gnatz, Chief Medical Officer at IRC asked we share this article with everyone because it has useful information and recommendations for protecting health care workers and their families during the COVID-19 global pandemic!  Viewpoint March 12, 2020 James G. Adams, MD1,2; Ron M. Walls, MD3,4 Author Affiliations Article Information JAMA. Publish...

AMDA Guidance on COVID-19 in PALTC Settings

02/28/2020 The below article is the AMDA Guidance on COVID-19 in PALTC Setting. See the original PDF released at: http://paltc.org/COVID-19-guidance.pdf AMDA is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak. The CDC has publicly deemed the health risk of COVID-19 for the general American public to be low at this time. The health, safety and well-being […]