News New guidance issued for residential and congregate care providers during COVID-19 crisis

On Tuesday, April 14, the  Executive Office of Health and Human Services issued updated guidance for residential and congregate care programs during the COVID-19 crisis.

The new guidelines cover protective measures/mitigating the risk of spreading COVID-19; restrictions on visitors; screening current residents; staff protocols; and precautionary steps to keep residents and staff healthy, among other topics.

The full document can be viewed and downloaded here: Residential and Congregate Care Programs 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance.

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