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2020 QIIP topic selection deadline extended to July 15, 2020!

Due to the technical problems with the nursing facility provider portal, the Minnesota Department of Human Services has extended the deadline for submission of the Selected Quality Improvement Topic under the Nursing Facility Quality Improvement Ince

Small Business Relief Grants Program accepting applications beginning on June 23

This program will provide $10,000 grants to small businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The application period began on Tuesday, June 23 and will close at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 2 to fulfill the 10-day period required by t

MDH issues window visiting guidance

On June 12, 2020, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) issued Guidance for Window Visits at Long-Term Care Facilities, which applies to both nursing facilities and assisted living communities. The guidance outlines a series of issues to consider

MDH publishes guidance on opening up beauty/barber shops in long-term care

On Tuesday June 9, 2020, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) published a guidance document regarding using cosmetologists and barbers in nursing facilities and assisted living communities during the visitor restrictions and restrictions of all n

Plan to get tougher on infection control surveys & deficiencies published by CMS

On June 1, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released QSO-20-31-ALL, a memo containing many updates to the nursing facility survey process during times of COVID-19. The memo is effective immediately

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