02 April 2020 – Nurses employed by Assisted Living Residence may provide skilled medical care in accordance with orders

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase healthcare workforce
Level of Jurisdiction: Massachusetts
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: A nurse employed by an Assisted Living Residence may provide skilled nursing care in accordance with valid medical orders, provided the nurse holds a valid license to provide such care. The staffing requirements shall be suspended for the duration of the public health emergency and the training requirements are suspended
Full details here: https://www.mass.gov/doc/order-re-alr-waivers/download