Operational Guidelines for Long-Term Care - Print Manual
Revisions Underway - Expected Release April 2023
March 2022 updates include revisions to the following policies:
· COVID-19 Vaccination - Residents, Resident and Staff Testing, COVID-19 and Visitation During COVID-19 PHE have significant revisions and additions based on updated guidance/requirements from CMS: QSO-20-38-NH and QSO-20-39-NH on March 10, 2022.
· Influenza and Pneumococcal Immunizations – Residents includes updated recommendations for pneumococcal vaccines based on ACIP/CDC recommendations.
· Social Media has been updated to include TikTok.
· Schedule for Medication Administration has updated the Abbreviations (For example: p.o. is now PO; b.i.d. is now BID, etc.)
· NEW in February 2022 – Respiratory Protection policy This policy mirrors OSHA requirements for long-term care facilities. It includes instructions to customize policy content to reflect your facility’s directives.
Developed by clinical experts, the Operational Guidelines for Long-Term Care Manual from Briggs Healthcare provides the information necessary to operate a successful facility. Ensure proper operational procedures with this easy to implement and maintain resource. The straightforward format will help your facility attain compliance with standards of care and Federal regulations.
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· Publisher/Copyright: Briggs Healthcare®
· Content Review: Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
· Edition: 11th
· Publication Date: March 2022
· Delivery: Print Manual - editable file delivered electronically
· Updates: Delivered electronically - included for 1-year; update subscription automatically renews after the first year
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