The past two weeks have been filled with news, guidance and change. I want to speak with you about how Nazareth Home has met the challenges of new information and separations that have come with our required responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.
With a national emergency now declared, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has restricted ALL skilled nursing visitors except in end of life situations.
Source: Louisville Courier Journal
Nursing homes around Kentucky have been on high alert for the new coronavirus, after reports last month from Washington state about an outbreak at a skilled care facility that killed more than a dozen residents and sickened others.
Nazareth Home is taking precautionary measures and restricting visitors from visiting both campuses due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Nazareth Home strives to make the move from home to long-term care as simple as possible.