Client Alert: Revised Skilled Nursing Facility Visitation Guidelines

By Patrick Formato, Barbara Phair, Frank Mazzagatti and Jonathan Rogoff


Revised Skilled Nursing Facility Visitation Guidelines

On March 25, 2021, the New York State Department of Health (“DOH”) issued a new advisory that supersedes and replaces previously issued guidance regarding nursing home visitation, which is consistent with CMS and CDC guidelines.

Beginning March 26, 2021, nursing homes may expand visitation and/or activities under this revised guidance, which can be accessed by clicking on the following link:

The healthcare attorneys at Abrams Fensterman are committed to providing you with the most current and accurate information and guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you have any questions, please contact Patrick Formato, Esq., Barbara Stegun Phair, Esq., Frank A. Mazzagatti, Esq., Jonathan Rogoff, Esq., or any other attorney in our health law practice group.