Point of care laboratory reporting pathway in NHSN

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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is releasing a new pathway through their National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) LTCF COVID-19 Module that will allow providers to report the results of their Point of Care (POC) COVID-19 testing. Providers who are performing POC COVID-19 testing under their CLIA waiver are required to report … Read More

COVID-19 nursing home call – Tuesday, September 8, 2020

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CMS and CDC held a Nursing Home Call late in the day on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.  I recorded the call as the speakers were CMS Administrator Seema Verma, Admiral Brent Giroir and Dr. Robert Redfield (CDC) – all members of the White House COVID-19 Task Force.  The 62 minute, … Read More