DOH: Declaration That Influenza Is No Longer Prevalent

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

The DOH announced late on Friday that influenza is no longer prevalent. Staff who have not been vaccinated for influenza no longer need to wear face masks while providing care the residents. Full information can be found on the HCS at the following link.  https://commerce.health.state.ny.us/hpn/ctrldocs/alrtview/postings/Notification_20454.pdf


NYSHFA CONTACTS:

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Sr. Director, Member Operational Support
518-462-4800 x20

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15