Long Term Care

 
MSDS (MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEETS)
*Oxygen,_Compressed_Gas
*Oxygen,_Refrigerated_Liquid
 


 
EMERGENCY PLANNING DOCUMENTS
*Pandemic_Flu,_Long_Term_Care_Planning_Guide
*Providing_Mass_Medical_Care_with_Scarce_Resources-A_Community_Planning_Guide
 


 
INFECTION CONTROL DOCUMENTS
*CDC_Guidelines_for_Hand_Hygiene_in_Health-Care_Settings
*CDC_Respiratory_Hygiene-Cough_Etiquette_in_Health-Care_Settings
*Norovirus_Guidelines_for_Long_Term_Care_Facilities
*Recommendations_for_Prevention_and_Control_of_MRSA_in_Long_Term_Care_Facilities
*Tuberculosis_Surveillance_and_Screening_for_Long_Term_Care
 


 
OXYGEN DOCUMENTS
*Liquid_Oxygen_Portable_Filling_Instructions
*Liquid_Oxygen_Safety
*Oxygen_Delivery_Devices
*Oxygen_Safety_Competency
*Oxygen_Storage_and_Use_Guidelines
*Oxygen_System_Selection_Concentrator_vs_Liquid
 


 
REGULATORY DOCUMENTS
*Colorado_Health-Care_Facilities_Standards
*Colorado_Nurse_Aide_Practice_Act
*Colorado_Nurse_Practice_Act
*Oxygen_Storage_and_Use_Guidelines
 


 
SAFETY DOCUMENTS
*Bed_Rail_Clinical_Guidance
*Bed_Rail_Safety_Brochure
*Fall_Prevention,_CDC_Handout,_What_Works
*Liquid_Oxygen_Safety
*Medical_Device_Reporting_for_User_Facilities
*Oxygen_Safety_Competency
*Oxygen_Storage_and_Use_Guidelines
*Safety_Without_Restraints
 


 
RESOURCE LINKS
*CMS (Medicare) Conditions of Participation for Long-Term-Care Organizations:
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/CFCsAndCoPs/14_LTC.asp
*CMS Life Safety Code Requirements:
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/CertificationandComplianc/11_LSC.asp
*CMS Survey & Certification, Guidance for Laws & Regulations:
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/GuidanceforLawsandRegulations/12_NHs.asp
*Colorado Department of Public Health- Nursing Homes:
http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/hf/ncf/index.html
*Emergency Planning Resources:
http://www.dola.colorado.gov/dem/index.html