FSLA EMAIL ALERTS
DOH: Assessment of LTC Facility Guidance – Overview of what local Emergency Management Services Teams review during their Needs Assessment visits of ALFs. (4/1/20)
DOEA: Coronavirus Tips for Caregivers (3/30/2020)
DOH and AHCA: COVID-19 Update
County Health Departments: Reporting Possible Infectious Outbreaks
Florida DOH: COVID-19 Statistics
COVID-19 Call Center – 8am-8pm EST
CDC: COVID-19 Guidance for Shared or Congregate Housing (4/27/20)
CMS: COVID-19 Long-Term Care Facility Guidance (4/2/20)
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services concluded their site visits with revised recommendations to Long-Term Care Facilities.
Senior Medicare Patrol: Tips for Protecting Yourself and Medicare (3/25/2020)
FEMA: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Emergency Medical Care (3/20/2020)
CDC: Guidance on PPE
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration: Emergency Declaration 2020-002
U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
The nation’s portal for COVID-19 information for health care professionals and the general public.
Johns Hopkins CSSE: Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Cleaning: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2
U.S. Centers for Disease Control: Print Resources
FSLA Infection Control Regulatory Overview (Members Only)
Last month, members received the FSLA Infection Control Regulatory Overview in the Assisted Living Administrative Rule Review (2/6). The Overview summarizes infection control actions for which Assisted Living Communities are responsible. If you missed your copy, contact staff at firstname.lastname@example.org with Infection Control Overview in the Subject.
Argentum: Sample Messaging for Media, Staff and Family (members only)
American Health Care Association: Sample Letter for Resident and Families
FSLA will provide updates from our industry partners and vendors; however, this information is accurate as of the time of its posting. This situation is very fluid, and we recommend reaching out to vendors directly for up-to-date information.
FSLA does not endorse or guarantee any product or service listed here; this is meant to be informational only.
March 17, 2020 – ASAP Lab Corp
ASAP Labs is a PCR Molecular Lab that is local to Florida and currently has the COVID-19 and Respiratory NexGen Testing.
– Testing Registration Form
– Lab Respiratory NGS Requisition Form
– New Lab Account Form
March 17, 2020 – Care Purchasing Services
CPS is committed to our clients and their supply needs. We will provide updates during the COVID-19 outbreak as they are received from our distribution partners who provide supplies identified to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and as provided with the items listed below. Inventories have and will continue to be fluid. Our distributor partners are providing CPS regular updates as they relate to inventory changes (PPE/cleaning/disinfectants) and other supplies impacted as a result of the manufacturing shutdowns in China. Read more.