Alert: Suspension of All Visitation for Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities Located in New Rochelle per NYSDOH

Jackie Pappalardi and Lisa Volk

NYSDOH has issued the attached Alert: Suspension of All Visitation for Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities Located in New Rochelle per NYSDOH. 

The NYSDOH has defined “New Rochelle area” as municipalities surrounding New Rochelle, including:

  • Larchmont
  • Eastchester
  • Scarsdale
  • Mamoroneck town
  • Pelham village
  • Pelham Manor

Effective immediately, to minimize resident exposure, all nursing homes and adult care facilities (ACFs) in the New Rochelle area must suspend all visitation, including by family and other resident guests. Only staff, residents, and staff of the local and State Health Departments should be permitted access to your facility, except in an emergency, through March 22, 2020. 

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16

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