Stay Healthy: Get vaccinated, cover your cough,
Stay Healthy: Get vaccinated, cover your cough,

To report a COVID-19 case at a long term care facility please:
Steps to report:

1. Fill out report form
2. Fill out appropriate line lists.
       a. ARI Resident Line List
       b. ARI Staff Line List

3. Email both report form and line list(s) to: BC.Health.Public.LTCF@browncountywi.gov (or fax to (920)448-6449).
       a. In the subject line, include facility name with suspect outbreak type (COVID-19).


Next steps:
Thank you for helping to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community!

Click here for a memo from Brown County Public Health with the most recent guidance for LTCF's



Attention: Updated Resources (1/12/2022)

Interim Guidance for Managing HCP with SARS-CoV-2 Infection or Exposure: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-risk-assesment-hcp.html

Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations to Prevent SARS-CoV-2 Spread in NHs: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/long-term-care.html#anchor_1631031193599

Strategies to Mitigate HCP Staffing Shortages:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/mitigating-staff-shortages.html

CMS Testing Memo QSO-20-38-NH:
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/qso-20-38-nh-revised.pdf

CMS Visitation Memo QSO-20-39-NH:
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/qso-20-39-nh-revised.pdf


12/23/21: DHS sent out updated memo on Prevention and Control of Acute Respiratory Illness Outbreaks in Long-Term Care Facilities
 

Line Lists
Click here for a Staff Line List
Click here for a Resident Line List

DHS Resources Consolidated List
Preventing and Managing COVID-19 Outbreaks in Assisted Living Facilities and Skilled Nursing Facilities
Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Register (WEAVR) Request Form

Additional Resources
Click here for DHS COVID-19 Assisted Living Guidance
Click here for DHS COVID-19 Nursing Home Guidance
Click here for COVID-19: Facility-Wide Public Health Investigations
Click here for COVID Data Tracker

*Please note that this page contains links to reputable sources outside of Brown County Public Health (BCPH). BCPH is not able to update the content on external pages. Pages may be subject to delayed updates depending on the website owner.