Covid-19

Keeping our communities safe and healthy
is our highest priority

New CMS Vaccination Reporting Requirement

New rule issued by CMS on May 11 requires weekly report of vaccination data for both residents and associates. As part of the ongoing response to address the COVID-19 pandemic, and to improve health care access and reduce the risk of severe illness and death from COVID-19, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a rule that requires LTC communities to report weekly COVID-19 vaccination status data for both residents and staff. 

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    Visitation Recommendations

    CMS guidance expands visitation options in senior living care communities in response to significant reductions in COVID-19 infections and transmission resulting from ongoing infection control practices, and high vaccination rates in the nursing home population. Certain scenarios may limit visitation. More than 1500 vaccines have been administered to residents across our communities. For the latest guidance read more below.

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      Vaccines - An important component to fighting COVID-19

      Approximately 65% of Christian Horizons associates are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. The health and safety of our residents, employees, and anyone who enters our communities is extremely important to everyone at Christian Horizons. While we are happy to report that two-thirds of our employees are already vaccinated, we are also excited to know that this number will continue to climb as our communities continue to open up to outside visitors.

        Helpful COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

        Over the past year, we have learned so much about COVID-19 and even have multiple vaccines rolling out across the country. Each day new information surfaces about both the virus and the vaccines. Here is a list of helpful resources:

        COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines Safe, Effective for Pregnant Women Studies Confirm

        Posted on: Jun 02, 2021

        Posted on June 1st, 2021 by Dr. Francis CollinsClinical trials have shown...

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        Safety Is a Top Priority

        Posted on: Apr 14, 2021

        On April 13, 2021, CDC and FDA recommended a pause in the use of Johnson &...

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        New Guidance Opens Indoor Visitation at CH Communities

        Posted on: Mar 18, 2021

        With new guidance now in place from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)...

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        Nursing Homes Outpacing National COVID-19 Declines

        Posted on: Feb 26, 2021

        Since the arrival of vaccines, which were prioritized to long-term care...

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        Make Safer Choices

        COVID-19 spreads very easily from person to person, including between people who are physically near each other (within about 6 feet). How easily the virus spreads from person to person can vary. People who are infected but do not show symptoms can also spread the virus to others.Remember the 5Ws: Wear masks, Wash hands, Watch your distance, Wait to gather, and When it's your turn, get vaccinated.

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