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Coronavirus Disease 2019

Skilled Nursing Facilities: LAC DPH Guidance & Resources


Webinar: Updates on COVID-19 Vaccines for SNF's 12-4-20 at 2pm. DPH SNF webinar series.
SNF Guidelines:
Preventing & Managing COVID-19
SNF Health Officer Order:
Preventing & Managing COVID-19
Influenza & COVID-19
Testing, Isolation, & Quarantine
COVID-19 Antigen Testing
Interfacility Transfer
& Home Discharge Rules
Dedicated COVID-19 Facilities
Data
  • LA County Daily COVID-19 Data: includes county-level positivity rates. SNFs should review the Testing Positivity Rate every other week to determine the frequency of routine staff testing per LAC DPH SNF Guidance. View County Daily Data
  • NHSN COVID-19 Nursing Home Data for LA County: includes data reported to CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) system COVID-19 Long Term Care Facility Module, including resident & staff case and death counts, county community rates, and an inventory of supplies & PPE. The data include PCR (but not antibody and antigen) test results. NHSN Data
  • LAC DPH COVID-19 Dashboard for SNFS - self-reported weekly information on the number of COVID-19 tests performed and persons diagnosed in LAC SNFs. The data are collected through surveys facilitated by CDPH SNF Dashboard
Additional Guidance and Resources
  • Considerations for Use of SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Testing in Nursing Homes: (8-27-20) CDC Considerations
  • Responding to COVID-19 in Nursing Homes: CDC Guidelines
  • Testing for COVID-19 in Nursing Homes: CDC Considerations

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