COVID-19 Updates For Members

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With the Delta variant spreading rampantly throughout the U.S., AHCA/NCAL wants to keep members informed of the recent COVID-19 regulatory and Agency updates:   

AHCA/NCAL is also offering an online course, Infection Prevention and Control in the Post-COVID-19 World. It reviews how COVID-19 spreads, how to track and report the illness, and describes the regulatory requirements for infection prevention and control. In addition to the basics of infection prevention and control practices, the future of infection prevention and control are discussed. Read more information about this course.   

INFORMATION FOR DELAWARE PROVIDERS

Delaware Coronavirus Main Page      https://coronavirus.delaware.gov/

Governor John Carney’s Main Page:  https://governor.delaware.gov/ 

Governor Carney — Newsroom: https://governor.delaware.gov/newsroom

Delaware Division of Public Health

Call Center for Questions about COVID-19 in Delaware: 1-866-408-1899, TTY at 1-800-232-5460 or email dphcall@delaware.gov 

LTC Reopening Plans and DPH Order: 4-15-21-LTC-Reopening-Plan

LTC Visitation Guidance Updated 032621

COVID-19 Mandatory Testing

Dedicated COVID-19 webpage for long-term care providers: https://coronavirus.delaware.gov/long-term-care-facilities/

VACCINE RESOURCES

Post-Federal Pharmacy Program: LTC providers MUST have a plan to vaccinate residents and staff. Options:

  • DelVAX
  • LTC pharmacy provider
  • Retail pharmacy partners
  • Walgreens or Rite Aid for staff

Vaccine Cultural Hesitancy Resources:

DELVAX

Vaccinating providers must be enrolled as COVID-19 providers in DelVAX and VaccineFinder

CDC.gov

HHS.gov

Medicare.gov

CMS.gov

Hematology.org

Email Resources:

FOR LTC MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS AHCA/NCAL
  • AHCA/NCAL Grant & Loan Management Primer Version 1 & COVID-Related Loss and Cost Calculator

To view the Primer, click here.
To view the Calculator, click here.

CENTER FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID (CMS)
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC) VISITORS -- GUIDANCE AND RESOURCES TESTING RESOURCES FORMS/WEBINARS/POWERPOINTS