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.

Back to All News

Sign up to get Providers’ Council updates

The Providers’ Council provides email updates on various items through our Academy for Learning & Exchange (ALEX) e-newsletter and our Providers’ Council eDigest. Sign up here to receive ALEX, and if you’re a Council member, contact info@providers.org to make sure you get our members only communication, like eDigest.