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COVID-19 Information & Resources

Visit this page regularly for current information, tools, and resources to help LeadingAge New Jersey & Delaware members plan for and respond to COVID-19. We are working to monitor the situation closely.

In collaboration with peer organizations and federal agencies, we will ensure that the health of the older adult population is a top priority during this time.

From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

From the World Health Organization

From the IRS

From the New Jersey Department of Health

From the NJDHS Department of Aging Services (DoAS)

  • Policy guidance from DoAS for long term care providers regarding the suspension of face-to-face visits as well as temporary suspension of PASRR Level I and Level II requirements.
  • Long Term Service and Supports / Office of Community Choice Contact list

From the Delaware Division of Public Health

From the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services

The State Health Operations Center (SHOC) will be having a weekly call each Tuesday and Friday at 11:00 AM to update the nursing and assisted living facilities on the latest COVID-19 information. Conf. Call 1-866-506-5180 , Participant 65180

CMS Guidance for Infection Control and Prevention of COVID-19

Update on CMS-CDC Reporting Start Date

CMS released the attached memo detailing the reporting requirements that will take effect on May 17 with a two week grace period to May 24 (Read LeadingAge’s analysis). Facilities must submit their first set of data by 11:59 pm on Sunday, May 17, 2020 to the NHSN Long-Term Care Facility COVID-19 Module. Take Action: Register now for NHSN and begin collecting data starting May 8, 2020.  Please note: registration is taking more time than expected and we encourage you to start now to avoid further delays that may impact your compliance. The memo provides an overview of the registration process. Here is the link to the memo (also attached QSO 20-29).  For questions or concerns regarding this memo, please contact   Previous QSO Memos are posted on the S&C website.

We are at a critical time in which community containment measures may be increasingly difficult to implement and enforce. Now is the time to prepare your employees, operations and family.