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NEW - Ebola Virus Update: CDC Recommendations Regarding Ebola

With an abundance of caution, the EP committee felt members may want to review the following CDC guidelines regarding the Ebola virus, even though care centers are not regarded as “first receivers.” 

NEWAssisted Living Incident Command System (ALICS) ​

Assisted Living Incident Command System (ALICS) outlines a management framework that empowers long-term care staff to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their incident response; no matter what shift, or what day of the week the event occurs. This is an AHCA/NCAL Member benefit accessible by registration code.  Please contact your StateAffiliate​ to obtain your registration code and log-in at EM Alliance

Active Shooter Guidelines

Federal Agencies have developed this Active Shooter Guidance for Health Care Facilities.  This guide​ can provide with training, how to identify and assist you preparing your organization for an active shooter event.

CMS Revises Emergency Preparedness Checklist

On Feb. 28, CMS issued a Survey and Certification Emergency Preparedness Initiative: S&C Emergency Preparedness Checklist Revision. The revisions were made to the recommended CMS Emergency Checklist.​


Emergency Preparedness Guide: February 2014
Timely responses to emergencies are critical for long term care professionals. This guide has been completed to assist professionals to learn more about preparedness and where to learn more about being prepared.


Winter Weather Health and Safety
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a comprehensive winter weather health and safety site. Owners and administrators can take tips to prepare for extreme cold conditions and winter storms.



 

 Nursing Home Incident Command System (NHICS) Resources

 
 

 Priorities of the Committee

 
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