Long Term Care Facilities
Washington State Department of Health. (2020). Long Term Care Facilities.
The state health department established this web page to collect resources to assist LTC facilities in their response to COVID-19. Included is a sample visitor announcement; guidance for persons at higher risk for serious illness, for LTCs, and for transfers between LTCs and other healthcare settings; LTC facility outbreak criteria; a nursing home infection prevention assessment tool; information on the state’s point prevalence testing order; and LTC reporting requirements.