09 March 2020 – Visitors and staff at long-term facilities to enter through one entrace

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: Social distancing
Sectors Involved: Measures for special populations
Level of Jurisdiction: Maine
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Issuing guidance to long-term care facilities across Maine stating they should ask all visitors and staff to enter through one clearing point and to confirm they: 1) have no signs or symptoms of respiratory infection such as fever, cough or sore throat. 2) have not traveled within the last 14 days to restricted countries. 3) have not had any contact with someone with known COVID-19 or a person under investigation for COVID-19 (recommendation)
Full details here: https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/news/governor-mills-takes-step-protect-maine-workers-small-businesses-impacted-coronavirus-2020-03