To all facilities that utilize 3G cellular communicators on a fire alarm system, those cell devices must be upgraded. Please see the link below to plan for the phase out of 3G cell networks and services ahead of the announced date.
- COMRU Online Application
- CMS Memo: QSO-20-38-NH: Interim Final Rule (IFC), CMS-3401-IFC, Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency related to Long-Term Care (LTC) Facility Testing Requirements (Revised 9-23-22)
- CMS Memo: QSO-20-39-NH: Nursing Home Visitation – COVID-19 (Revised 9-23-22)
- Resolution of Issues: NHSN Person-Level (Event-Level) COVID-19 Vaccination Forms
- NHSN Long-term Care Release September 2022