CDC has released new guidance for retirement communities and senior living to better aid in the planning, preparation for, and response to coronavirus disease 2019. They may be helpful to you in your work. The guidance is based on what is currently known about the transmission and severity of coronavirus disease. Residents in retirement communities and ILF are considered to be at higher risk of severe COVID-19 outcomes because of older age and because they may have underlying health conditions. These resources be accessed using the links below.
- Guidance for Retirement Communities and Independent Living - March 25, 2020
- Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Retirement Communities and Independent Living Facilities (Interim Guidance) - March 25, 2020
- Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Checklist: Older Persons - March 25, 2020
- Adult Day and Senior Center - Continued Operations During COVID-19 Memo - March 16, 2020