The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its first set of workplace guidelines directed to nursing homes since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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One of the hardest hit industries during this COVID-19 pandemic is the nursing home industry. Nursing homes are doing the very best they can to prevent their residents and employees from getting this, in some instances, deadly corona virus.
On April 13, 2020, CMS provided additional information regarding transferring or discharging residents based on COVID-19 status.
Our firm would like to take time to say a heartfelt thank you to all of our health care clients and all other health care workers during this stressful time. You are working endless hours to protect and care for the vulnerable and sick. You are putting yourselves at risk while you spend time away from your families to care for others.