COVID-19 Visitors Resources

  • Connecting While Social Distancing v1 (Released 4/1/20)
    With the spread of the coronavirus, facilities must also devote time to ensure that their residents do not succumb to the negative effects of social isolation. With this in mind, staff may consider adopting the following practices to encourage communication with residents’ family and friends.
  • Connecting While Social Distancing - Spanish v1 (Released 4/6/20)
    With the spread of the coronavirus, facilities must also devote time to ensure that their residents do not succumb to the negative effects of social isolation. With this in mind, staff may consider adopting the following practices to encourage communication with residents’ family and friends. (Spanish version)
  • COVID-19 Trifold Brochure for Families v1 (Released 3/11//20)
    A trifold brochure explaining what COVID-19 is, what the symptoms are and what visitors to your facility can do to help stop the spread of infection. This brochure is intended for facility visitors.
  • COVID-19 Trifold Brochure for Families - Spanish v1 (Released 3/18/20)
    A trifold brochure explaining what COVID-19 is, what the symptoms are and what visitors to your facility can do to help stop the spread of infection. This brochure is intended for facility visitors. (Spanish version)
  • Screening Visitors and Staff Policy & Procedure v3 (Revised 5/6/20)
    Sample policy and procedure outlining how to screen all individuals entering the building using the most updated guidelines.
  • Screening Visitors and Staff Policy & Procedure - Spanish v3 (Revised 5/6/20)
    Sample policy and procedure outlining how to screen all individuals entering the building using the most updated guidelines. (Spanish version)
  • Visitor Recommendations v1 (Released 3/17/20)
    CMS is recommending only those needed to provide care and keep the building operating should be admitted to a facility at this time. All others and anyone with fever or respiratory symptoms should be excluded.
  • Visitor Recommendations - Spanish v1 (Released 3/18/20)
    CMS is recommending only those needed to provide care and keep the building operating should be admitted to a facility at this time. All others and anyone with fever or respiratory symptoms should be excluded. (Spanish version)
  • Visitor Restriction Door Sign v1 (Released 3/11/20)
    Use this sign to post on your facility's door letting visitors know that visitation is limited.
  • Visitor Restriction Door Sign - Spanish v1 (Released 3/18/20)
    Use this sign to post on your facility's door letting visitors know that visitation is limited. (Spanish version)
  • Visitor Sign in/Sign Out Log & Policy v4 (Updated 5/27/20)
    A sign in / sign out sheet for visitors you can use at your facility, along with a policy and procedure you can customize.
  • Visitor Sign In / Sign Out Log and Policy - Spanish v3 (Revised 5/6/20)
    A sign in / sign out sheet for visitors you can use at your facility, along with a policy and procedure you can customize. (Spanish version)