Diversicare's Response to COVID-19

Media Statement as of 3/14/2020

It is an honor to be entrusted with the care of patients and residents in our center. It is a responsibility and privilege that we do not take lightly. The safety and well-being of our patients, residents and team members is our number one priority. To that end and in alignment with CMS and CDC guidance, Diversicare is restricting ALL visitors and non-essential health care personnel except in compassionate care situations. We have an interdisciplinary team monitoring and staying up to date on the latest information about the virus and its prevalence. We are taking precautionary measures, following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and have response protocols, if needed. Diversicare has pandemic policies and procedures in place, and our team is working around the clock to ensure we are prepared.

Responsive Measures:

All preventative measures and precautions are in alignment and following the recommendations of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services 13 MAR 2020 QSO-20-14-NH, and American Health Care Association /National Center for Assisted Living.

No-Visitation Policy:

In accordance with the guidance provided by public health authorities, our center has implemented a No Visitation Policy, effective March 14, 2020. Unless you meet criteria for an Essential Visit or there is a compassionate care situation, such as end of life, there are no visitations at this time. The safety and well-being of our patients, residents and team members is our top priority.