CMS, CDC Expand Guidance for Nursing Homes to Allow for Increased Visitation
March 22, 2021 | Aging Services Risk Management
What's the news. Nursing homes may expand visitation options during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to updated guidance from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Requirements are outlined in a March 10, 2021, CMS memorandum (superseding September 2020 guidelines).