COVID-19 Update 4 May 2020

COVID-19 Update 4 May 2020

As of May 4, 2020, the US now has 1,122,486 (29,671 new) COVID-19 cases with 65,735 (1,452 new) deaths. Yesterday, I welcomed the arrival of my grandson Adrian van Duuren. 8 lbs 9 oz, 21 inches long. I have not been able to see or hold him yet as only my daughters’...
Re-Opening America

Re-Opening America

As of April 25, 2020, the US now has 928,619 COVID-19 cases with 52,459 deaths. Most of us are in week 6 of stay at home executive orders with all non-essential medical procedures halted. Last Friday, April 24, 2020, Georgia took the lead in “Re-opening America”. This...
COVID-19 Update April 20

COVID-19 Update April 20

Good Afternoon Valued Clients and Colleagues! It is my prayer that you are doing WELL as we continue to navigate COVID-19. This week’s update will be a little different as the guidance hasn’t changed much over this past week for preventing and containing COVID-19,...
Infection Control Practices in Nursing Homes

Infection Control Practices in Nursing Homes

Buffy Lloyd-Krejci, Board Certified Infection Preventionist and owner of IPCWell, appeared as a guest on “Your Future is Now” podcast. She seeks to shine a light on the lack of infection control practices in nursing homes and how the employees tasked with...
COVID-19 Update April 13

COVID-19 Update April 13

  Please find our weekly update and feel free to share and pass along to your colleagues. Please do not hesitate to contact IPCWell for any questions or support.   CMS IPC Requirements and Executive Orders: Update your emergency preparedness plan with...
COVID-19 Update April 6

COVID-19 Update April 6

Good Afternoon Valued Clients and Colleagues! First, I want to thank you for your continued dedication, determination, and sheer COURAGE towards mitigating COVID-19. Please know that at IPCWell, we are with you and dedicated to supporting you during this pandemic....
COVID-19 Update March 29

COVID-19 Update March 29

CMS IPC Requirements: CMS released the following memorandum that provides the COVID-19 focused infection control survey: https://www.cms.gov/files/document/qso-20-20-allpdf.pdf Review all requirements to ensure that you are appropriately implementing all infection...