Long-term Care & COVID-19

CDC

Social visiting guidelines for Long Term Care and Assisted Living facilities

Long term care policy - Restricted visitor poster
Last update: January 14

IH LTC and Assisted Living Essential Visitor Determination Guideline 
Updated: January 13
IH Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Persons Under Investigation or Confirmed COVID-19: Residents with Tracheostomy and/or Mechanical Ventilators 
New: January 11
Clickhere Ministry of Health - Overview of Visitors in Long-Term Care and Seniors’ Assisted Living
New: January 8
CDC Outbreak and case information | Long-Term Care, Assisted Living & Independent Living Facilities
New: January 7
IH

COVID-19 vaccine orders for physicians/NPs caring for residents in LTC: A Message from Dr. Margaret Manville
New: December 31

Clickhere COVID-19 Long-term Care Facility Aerosol Generating Medical Procedures (AGMP)
Updated: December 23
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | Fall 2020
Clickhere Long-term Care COVID-19 Update - Frequently Asked Questions
New: December 11
IH

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Long-term Care: Guidance for Persons Under Investigation (PUI) & Confirmed COVID-19

Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | Fall 2020
IH

Guideline: Establishing 14-Day Admission Isolation Cohorts in LTC 
14 Day Isolation in Acute Care in Preparation for Repatriation to Assisted Living or Long-Term Care

(New: September 22)

Care Planning for Residents with Cognitive Impairment During Isolation 

COVID-19: Best Practices in Long-term Care & Congregate Living 

(Updated: September 22)

IH Social Visiting: Long-Term Care Facility (LTCF)
Updated: September 17
IH Long-Term Care Access Clinical Guideline
Updated: September 17
IH

Essential and Social Visits: LTC and Assisted Living (poster)
New: September 3

IH Essential Health Visits in Long-term Care
New: August 20
CDC LTC and Seniors Assisted Living and not Acute Care Facilities
Last update: June 30 
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | May 26
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | May 19
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 17
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 10
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 3
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 1
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin  | March 23
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | March 18
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | March 14

Resources:

Clickhere

COVID LTC EMERGENCY OUTBREAK TELECONFERENCE:  250.519.7700 ext. 26834

After-Hours SBAR COVID-19 Template

Daytime SBAR COVID-19 Screening

COVID-19 LTC Protocol Update

Long-Term Care COVID-19 Positive Transport Algorithm

Residential Services Laceration and Biopsy Kit

IMAC Recommendations on Antiviral Therapies for COVID-19

COVID-19 and concerns regarding use of ACEi/ARB/ARNi medications for heart failure or hypertension

A Guide for a Conversation with an SDM or family in LTC in advance of COVID-19

What to do if a patient dies in your long term care facility of what you know/suspect is COVID-19 

Guidance for Supporting Clients who Wander and Require Physical Isolation

Long-term care BCCDC