Meeting/Conference
Meeting/Conference Proceedings

Keeping Nursing Home Residents and Staff Safe in the Era of COVID-19: A Webinar.

Keeping Nursing Home Residents and Staff Safe in the Era of COVID-19: A Webinar. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering Medicine Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Forum on Aging, Disability, and Independence. April 22, 2020. 

Older adults are a population particularly vulnerable to COVID-19. This webinar focused specifically on the challenge of keeping nursing home residents and the staff that care for them safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. The speakers highlighted collaborative strategies to enhance communications, testing, staffing and practice integration in skilled nursing facilities to support safe care.