This online manual was developed by Spokane Regional Health District as a communicable disease guide for long-term care providers, nursing and assisted living facilities staff.
This section includes influenza-related fact sheets, vaccination policies and report forms.
|Influenza Outbreak Report Form||Influenza in LTC Facilities FAQs|
|Seasonal Influenza Fact Sheet||Influenza Vaccination Policies for Healthcare Personnel|
Find information about tuberculosis, diagnosing tuberculosis, drug regimen recommendations and tuberculosis-related laws and regulations pertaining to nursing homes.
|TB Suspect/Disease Report Form||Diagnosis of TB in Adults & Children|
|TB Fact Sheet||TB Drug Regimen Recommendations|
|How is 2-Step TB Testing Done?||TB Laws & Regulations for Nursing Homes|
|TB Skin Test Interpretation|
Learn about the implications of living with MRSA.
|Moving to a Hospital or Skilled Nursing Facility - What to Expect When You Have MRSA|
These fact sheets provide information about communicable diseases and associated ramifications for care facility settings and can be distributed to healthcare professionals as needed.
|Pertussis||Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus|
|Scabies for Institutional Settings||Zoster Algorithm/Transmission-Based Precautions|