FEMA Advisory: COVID-19 - PPE Packages for Nursing Homes
Under the direction of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, FEMA will coordinate two shipments totaling a 14-day supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) to more than 15,000 nursing homes across the Nation.
On April 30, Kansas City Mayor Lucas issued the “10/10/10 Soft Re-Opening” Order. The Order permits certain business activities to resume with certain conditions in place in order to protect public health. The Order applies everywhere within the City of Kansas City. Read more.
On April 30, Governor Laura Kelly Issued Executive Order No. 20-29 which implements Phase One of “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas.” The Governor also released a twenty-eight page plan detailing all phases and providing public health guidance. At this time, the Reopening plan does not apply to Johnson County or Wyandotte County as both counties have extended the State Stay-At-Home Order through May 10. Read more.
Webinar: Life Safety Considerations During the Management of COVID-19 - May 6, 2020 at 1:30PM CST
Several life safety issues have emerged due to nation-wide “shelter-in-place” orders that have impacted Life Safety Code compliance (NFPA 101, 2012 edition as enforced by CMS). this presentation will also cover the most recent 1135 waiver that will provide some relief to providers