This sample policy was developed to accommodate the expanded visitation requirements pursuant to CMS QSO-20-39-NH, which was updated on March 10, 2021, and CDC infection prevention and control recommendations relating to visitation, most recently updated on April 27, 2021.
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Automated scheduling, screening, and tracking of residents through eConfirm can help to avoid using staff time to manage visitation.
Use this sample notice to notify residents and families when your SNF elects to resume visitation.