Long-term Care & COVID-19

CDC Weekly COVID-19 Long Term Care, Assisted Living &
Independent Living Outbreak Report

Updated: September 29, 2022
CDC Long-Term Care Newsletter - September, 2022
Updated: September, 2022
CDC COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control: Guidance for
LTC and Seniors’ Assisted Living Settings

New: August 31, 2022
CDC COVID-19 Outbreak Management Protocol for
Long-Term Care and Seniors’ Assisted Living Settings

Updated: August 25, 2022
IH

Rapid Antigen Point of Care Test: Long-term Care

Questions and Answers Long-term Care and Seniors’
Assisted Living Facilities Visitation
 

CDC Ministry of Health - Overview of Visitors in Long-Term Care
and Seniors’ Assisted Living

Updated: March 18, 2022
CDC New Posters: Guidelines for Visitors to Long-Term Care
and Assisted Living Facilities

Updated: March 18, 2022
CDC

Masks in long-term care

 

Archived
IH

Rapid Antigen Point of Care Test: Long-term Care

Questions and Answers Long-term Care and Seniors’
Assisted Living Facilities Visitation
 

CDC

Masks in long-term care

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COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control: Guidance for
Acute Health-Care Settings

New: August 31, 2021

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Eased visitation restrictions LTC
New: July 8, 2021

IH

Essential Visitor Determination Guideline: LTCF
Updated: January 25, 2021

IH Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Persons Under Investigation
or Confirmed COVID-19: Residents with Tracheostomy and/or
Mechanical Ventilators 

New: January 11, 2021
IH Social Visiting: Long-Term Care Facility (LTCF)
Updated: April 29, 2021
IH Long-Term Care Access Clinical Guideline
Updated: January 29, 2021

 IH

COVID-19 vaccine orders for physicians/NPs caring for residents in LTC: A Message from Dr. Margaret Manville
New: December 31, 2020

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

Care Planning for Residents with Cognitive Impairment During Isolation 

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

(Updated: September 22, 2020)

IH Social Visiting: Long-Term Care Facility (LTCF)
Updated: April 29, 2021
IH Long-Term Care Access Clinical Guideline
Updated: January 29, 2021
   
IH Essential Health Visits in Long-term Care
New: August 20, 2020
CDC LTC and Seniors Assisted Living and not Acute Care Facilities
Last update: June 30, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | May 26, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | May 19, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 17, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 10, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 3, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | April 1, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin  | March 23, 2020
Clickhere Long-Term Care Communication Bulletin | March 18, 2020

Resources:

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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

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