28 March 2020 – Regulations waived regarding transfers of long-term care facility patients

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 isolation and quarantine facilities
Level of Jurisdiction: Massachusetts
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Regulations regarding transfers and discharge of long-term care facility residents are waived, for the limited purpose of safely transferring and discharging all residents living in a long-term care facility that is intended to be used as a designated COVID-19 facility.
Full details here: https://www.mass.gov/doc/masshealth-moving-residents-order/download