Getting Ready for Visitors

Caregiving Resource | July 10, 2020 | by Dee Pekruhn

As of this writing, 28 states or jurisdictions have issued “reopening” guidance for Assisted Living and/or Nursing Homes; the majority of these focus on the processes by which Nursing Homes should resume visitation (by family members and others) on campus. Below, we offer this Visitor Preparation Information Sheet that summarizes what these states have commonly recommended. Last updated: July 10, 2020.

The States/ jurisdictions that have issued visitation guidance to Long Term Care Facilities include (as of this writing) are: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas,Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Dakota, Nebraska, OhioOklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Read the Visitor Preparation Information sheet now.