Policy Statement

When covid-19 is detected in the geographic region of the facility, aggressive infection control measures will be implemented to prevent introduction of the virus to residents, staff and visitors.

Policy Interpretation and Implementation


OBRA Regulatory Reference Numbers  483.73(a)

Survey Tag Numbers: E0004

Other References www.cdc.gov/flu and www.pandemicflu.gov

Related Documents 

Pandemic Influenza Surveillance and Detection

Enhanced U.S. Surveillance and Diagnostic Evaluation to Identify Cases of Human Infection With Avian Influenza A (H5N1)

Pandemic Influenza Internet Resources

Version: 1.2 (H5MAPL1006)